The Saddle Dam at Lake Awoonga was seriously eroded by the floods of Australia Day 2013 - as it is designed to. These photos of the Saddle Dam, Lake Awoonga and surrounds were taken on February 8.
WATER levels at Awoonga Dam are receding slowly, but Monto Rd is expected to be impacted by the high water level until Monday.
THREE weeks ago, few had heard of Lake Awoonga’s saddle dam. If it had rained hard for another day or two, Saddle Dam 3 would have become famous, very quickly.