Blue-green algae warnings removed for Lake Eppalock

Friday 18 August, 2017

Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) has removed the blue-green algae warning for Lake Eppalock following a significant decline in blue-green algae levels.

GMW will continue to undertake regular water quality monitoring and if blue‑green algae reach levels deemed unsafe by national health guidelines a warning will be issued.

Keep up to date with current blue-green algae warnings at or phone the GMW blue-green algae hotline on 03 5826 3785.

A blue-green algae warning remains current for Hepburns Lagoon.

Customers are reminded that water supplied by GMW is not suitable for human consumption without first being properly treated.

For more information, go to or phone the blue-green algae hotline on 03 5826 3785.