Wentworth Falls Dam and Lake Upgrade

Westinvest - Pedestrian Bridge Concept Looking East 1

About the Project

The Wentworth Falls Dam and Lake Upgrade project will deliver improved access to quality recreation facilities supporting a diverse range of activities. The project includes the finalisation of a loop walk, construction of accessible fishing points, additional picnic facilities and kayaking entry points to improve access to the lake for recreational activities from local and Western Sydney visitors. The project also includes a road re-alignment and parking upgrades to enhance traffic management and pedestrian safety of this popular recreational precinct.

Project Scope

The project will include:

  • New Spillway
  • Upgraded dam wall
  • New Car Park, upgrade Wentworth Falls Lake Precinct
  • Loop walk
  • Viewing platform / bridge
  • Accessible footpaths
  • Recreation assets (kayak and fishing points, BBQs, shelters)
  • Improved road surface at Sinclair Crescent
  • Signage within precinct

Fast Facts


NSW Government Funding: $8,500,000.00

Co-contribution: $3,991,883.00

TOTAL PROJECT VALUE: $12,491,883.00

Project Location:

Wentworth Falls NSW 2782 

Aboriginal Land:


Project Updates

Progress Summary
  • Pedestrian walkway and viewing platform construction underway.
  • Pathway to Waratah Road and Waratah Road carpark construction underway.
Next Steps
  • Finalise designs for dam, spillway and boat ramp upgrades.
  • Community consultation ongoing.

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