Lyell Highway, Lake Burbury
Lake Burbury is a popular fishing lake on the edge of Tasmania's World Heritage Wilderness Area.
A 20-minute drive east of Queenstown. Facilities include toilets, picnic, barbecue facilities, along with boat launching facilities. A caretaker lives on site. The cost to stay at Lake Burbury is $7-00 per night per site.
Named after Stanley Burbury, the first Australian-born Governor of Tasmania, the 54 square-kilometre lake was man-made for hydro-electricity production in the early 1990s.
There are boat launching, picnic and barbecue facilities.