Lake Ainsworth

Lake Ainsworth, a tea-tree stained dunal lake, is very popular with locals and visitors. The lake is located at the northern end of Pacific Parade and is complemented by wonderful barbecue and picnic facilities. It's an exhilarating experience to swim between the salty ocean and the fresh water lake. It's also suitable for stand-up paddle boards, kayaking and canoeing.

ALERT : Advice received from Ballina Council 16 January 2019. Blue green algae slicks and scums have been observed at Lake Ainsworth. Large clumps of blue green algae can be observed through the water column. Current advice is to avoid swimming at this time and avoid contact with slicks and scums present on the shore. please observe signage erected around the lake for the most up to date information.

Nearby events

  1. Love Lennox Festival

    Event dates to be confirmed: June 2019 , Lennox Head

    Lennox Head is having a party in the main street and you're invited! The Love Lennox Festival is a celebration of everything you love about Lennox Head as a quality cultural destination - beautiful beaches, family ambience, superb…

  2. Absolutely 80's

    Saturday 22 June 2019 , Lennox Head

    June 22, Brian Mannix (Uncanny X-Men) Scott Cairns (Kids in the Kitchen) and Dale Ryder (Boom Crash Opera) bring the Absolutely 80's to Lennox Head. So bring out those bubble gum jeans, jelly bean shoes and big hair styles, because you're…

    22 Jun
  3. Skullcandy Oz Grom Open

    Saturday 13 July 2019 to Thursday 18 July 2019 , Lennox Head

    The Skullcandy Oz Grom Open Presented by Vissla returns to Lennox Head for its seventh year on the junior calendar. The competition is renowned for the strongest line ups across the age groups of 12's to Pro Junior Age. A full…

    13 Jul - 18 Jul