Burrill Lake

The scenically beautiful township of Burrill Lake is located five kilometres south of Ulladulla, and situated between the beach and the lake. Surrounded by natural bushland, its unspoilt beauty provides excellent fishing spots and safe boating, sailing and windsurfing. Boats, canoes, skis and kayaks are available for hire.

Most of its shores retain their natural bushland and forest cover and views west across the lake to Pigeon House Mountain create a beautiful natural setting.

The Princes Highway crosses the eastern arm of the lake only metres from the sea but its main expanse reaches inland almost to the town of Milton and cannot be seen from the highway.

To see the upper parts of the lake you can visit Kings Point via its access road, west off the highway, north of the Burrill Lake township. At Kings Point, the lake is deep, quiet and tranquil. The local water ski club have their clubhouse, picnic area and launching ramp at Kings Point and there is water skiing here at weekends and during holiday periods.

A variety of holiday accommodation is available from caravan parks to self contained holiday cottages, and holiday homes. Attractions include the Hot Glass Gallery on the Princes Highway which boasts some beautiful glass works, and the old open air cinema – one of the last in Australia. Although this charming old theatre in now closed (and likely to disappear soon), you can still see a rare example of 50s Australia if you are quick.

View our image gallery of Burrill Lake

DRIVE

From Suburb, City State

What to Do

Burrill Lake Sailboat Beach

Burrill Lake

Location : Burrill Lake, New South Wales
Burrill Lake is a small coastal town south of Ulladulla, situated between the beach and the lake. The surrounding area is great for bushwalking, fishing, boating, canoeing, sailing and swimming. The... More info »
Burrill Lake Entrance Beach

Burrill Lake Entrance Beach

Location : Burrill Lake, New South Wales
Burrill Lake Entrance Beach runs north from the entrance to Burrill Lake and is accessible from the Princes Highway north of the lake entrance or by swimming or paddling from Burrill Beach. This beach... More info »
Noel Butler

Nura Gunyu (Swan Country)

Location : Burrill Lake, New South Wales
Nura Gunyu is an organisation created to provide Australian Aboriginal education, cultural awareness and enrichment programs; and performance with the ultimate goal to foster cultural understanding an... More info »

Where to Stay

Burrill Lake

A Lake House at Burrill Lake

Location : Burrill Lake, New South Wales
    $160 to $245
    A Lake House is a cosy two bedroom cottage that sleeps two adults and two children comfortably. Situated on a reserve lake frontage to beautiful Burrill Lake with a boat ramp at your door step. Burril... More info »
    Fishing form BIG4 Bungalow Park on Burrill Lake's private Jetty

    BIG4 Bungalow Park on Burrill Lake

    Location : Burrill Lake, New South Wales
    BOOK NOW
      $30 to $345
      BIG4 Bungalow Park on Burrill Lake is situated just five kilometres south of Ulladulla on the NSW South Coast. A pleasant and scenic three hour drive south of Sydney and approximately 200 kilometres e... More info »
      Sunset

      Burrill Lake Holiday Park

      Location : Burrill Lake, New South Wales
      BOOK NOW
        $80 to $300
        With absolute lake frontage, direct beach access and views across Burrill Lake to Pigeon House Mountain, the relaxed and friendly Burrill Lake Holiday Park has the best of everything. Choose from a fu... More info »
        • Download the 2016 Shoalhaven Visitors Guide
        • Download the 2016 Shoalhaven Visitors Guide
        • Big 4 Bungalow Park