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Budgewoi Lake
Budgewoi Lake is located in New South Wales
Budgewoi Lake
Budgewoi Lake
Location in New South Wales
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The Budgewoi Lake, the middle of the three Tuggerah Lakes
Location Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia
Coordinates 33°15′S 151°32′E / 33.250°S 151.533°E / -33.250; 151.533
Part of Tuggerah Lakes, Central Coast catchment
Primary inflows Lake Munmorah
Primary outflows Tuggerah Lake
Basin countries Australia
Surface area 1,400 ha (3,500 acres)
Surface elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Settlements Budgewoi

The Budgewoi Lake, a lagoon that is part of the Tuggerah Lakes, is located within the Central Coast Council local government area in the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. The lake is located near the settlement of Budgewoi and is situated about 100 kilometres (62 mi) north of Sydney.

Features and location

Drawing its catchment from a small creek and the southern half of Lake Munmorah, Budgewoi Lake is located north of Wallarah Point and is bounded by Toukley, Budgewoi, Buff Point, Charmhaven and Gorokan. To the south of the lake, the Tuggerah Lake drains excess water, that flows to the Tasman Sea of the South Pacific Ocean, via The Entrance. When full, Budgewoi Lake covers an area of around 1,400 hectares (3,500 acres).

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