Chaffey Dam Open Day

Saturday 21 April 2018

The Chaffey Dam wall will be opened for public tours as part of the WaterNSW Chaffey Dam Open Day.

Interactive heritage displays, dam information and fun educational activities will also be part of the day based in the Bowling Alley Point Recreation Area.

Visitors will be able to catch a free bus from the recreation area and head down to the dam wall.

Chaffey Dam has a rich history from construction in the 1970s up to the recent upgrade and augmentation works.

The heritage display will include old construction photos and dam operation records as well as photos and a video of the recent works.

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter will provide a sausage sizzle and cold drinks.

The Roads and Maritime Services Boating Education and Safety Team will be there to discuss boating safety equipment, licencing and registration.

The day will run from 10am – 3pm in the Bowling Alley Point Recreation Area on the Tamworth-Nundle Road, NSW.

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