Welcome to Kinchant Waters

Kinchant Waters is situated overlooking the picturesque Kinchant Dam.  Kinchant Waters is located in the Pioneer Valley and is 41 kilometres west of Mackay, in central Queensland.

Kinchant Dam was built on Sandy Creek to provide irrigation and town water in 1977, it holds 62 800 mega litres of water at an average depth of 6.8 meters and has a surface area of 920 hectares when full.

Kinchant Dam and picturesque surroundings provide opportunity for an extensive list of activities with facilities:


  • cafe Cafe
  • parking  Car park
  • aid  First Aid Equipment
  • picnic Picnic Area
  • toilet Public toilet
  • shade  Shaded Area
  • shelter  Sheltered Area
  •   Catering
  •   Child friendly and mature aged person friendly
  •   Coach Parking
  •   Conference/Convention Facilities
  •   Licensed Bar and Restaurant
  •   Controlled Open Fires Allowed
  •   Pool Table
  •   Boat Ramp


  • bird  Birdwatching
  • camping  Camping
  • canoe  Canoeing
  •   Fishing
  • swim  Swimming
  • walking  Walking
  •   Skiing
  •   Jet Skiing
  •   Wake boarding
  •   Boat Sports