Lake Charlegrark is situated near the Vic/SA border, approximately 390kms from Melbourne and 360kms from Adelaide.  The closest towns are Minimay, Frances, Kaniva, Edenhope and Naracoorte.

Just 12kms north is the Little Desert.

In the summertime, the lake is a very popular spot with locals for camping, water-skiing, swimming & canoeing.  

Fishing is also a drawcard for the Lake, as it contains Murray Cod and Redfin.