About this place
Arrive at Wellington Dam and walk to nearby visitor sites The Quarry, Wellington Dam Lookout and Kiosk at the Dam or take the 9.8km Sika Trail.
The Quarry picnic area is located at the site of the 1930s and 50s construction camps, unique engineered concrete and stone picnic shelters and lookout are now recognised for their heritage values while the former dam caretakers house is now a cafe.
Painted by artist Guido Van Helten, the dam wall mural is believed to be the world's largest. The artwork is called 'Reflections' and is inspired by local stories and photos.
Plan when to visit. Consider travelling with a personal location beacon (PLB). In the event you need to be rescued it could save your life!
Plants, wildlife and fungi
Visit the Atlas of Living Australia for a list of species recorded within a 5km radius of Wellington Dam.
We recognise and acknowledge Kaniyang and Wilman people as the traditional owners of Wellington National Park.