Corin Dam

Corin Dam is the third dam on the Cotter River. It is an earth and rockfill embankment dam and was completed in 1968, with an upgrade in 2016. Water stored in Corin Dam, further upstream than Bendora Dam, is released into the Cotter River and flows downstream to Bendora Dam where is it transferred to Mount Stromlo Water Treatment Plant via the Bendora Gravity Main.

Storage Capacity: 70,800 million litres* fed from a 197 square kilometre catchment area

Top water level: 955.54m above sea level

For information about current road access to the dam, please visit the Transport Canberra and City Services website