Churchman Brook Dam, Roleystone

#88 of 181 in Parks in Greater Perth
Churchman Brook Dam is an earthfill embankment dam approximately 30 kilometres (20 mi) south east of

Perth, Western Australia in the City of Armadale. The reservoir is a water source for Perth.

It has a capacity of 2.24 gigalitres (79 million cubic feet) for a catchment area of 16 square kilometres (6.2 sq mi).
Construction of the dam commenced in 1923 and was completed in 1929; the resident engineer was Sir Russell John Dumas.
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  • This has always been a very popular place with our family have been going there for over 50 years, went with friends, can either have a Punic lunch or a BBQ . Beautiful day with lots of wattle out.  more »
  • We had a lovely time at Churchmans Brook with the grandchildren and their dad. The BBQ are electric and were very clean, the weather was nice and sunny. Lots of birds that came and visit us which was....  more »
  • Awesome little spot to visit for a picnic and an explore. Picnic areas at the base of the dam wall are really nice with bbq facilities and undercover tables. 🤙
  • Pretty dam area south of Perth with lots of parking and picnic areas so perfect for large groups (there are gas bbqs as well if you fancy a sausage sizzle). It's possible to walk over the top of the dam and the view is well worth it with the bush at the back going on as far as the eye can see. The black cockatoos flying overhead while we looked over is a scene I'll never forget.

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