|Brian Ireland has published a new stock image: Lake Baroon Circa 2008.
Constructed in 1988 on Obi Obi Creek, Lake Baroon ( Baroon Pocket Dam ) has a surface area of 400 ha, an average depth of 15 metres and holds some 60 000 ML of water. Its primary use is for town water supply for Maroochy & Caloundra. It is situated 7 km NE of Maleny & 5 km SW of Montville.
Stocked species include Bass, Golden Perch & Mary River Cod as well as the naturally occurring Eels, Tandans & Spangled Perch.
The Obi Obi Gorge below the dam is one of the few rema