General Notices

Lake Eppalock maintenance works

GMW is conducting routine maintenance works on the cone valve and downstream water course at Lake Eppalock.

Managing flows from Ghow (Kow) Swamp to Box Creek

Monday 22 January 2024
GMW is managing flows from Ghow (Kow) Swamp to Box Creek for flood mitigation.

Kyabram GMW office closure

From Friday 16 February 2024, GMW's Kyabram office will close and its services will be transitioned to the Rochester customer service centre.
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Managing water levels at Lake Eildon

Monday 5 February 2024
GMW is closely monitoring Lake Eildon’s catchment conditions and rainfall forecasts to update storage inflow projections and make decisions about releasing water to manage the rate of fill.
Lake Eppalock at sunset

Managing water levels at Lake Eppalock

Monday 5 February 2024
Information about managing the storage level at Lake Eppalock.

McEwen Road Closure

Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) will be carrying out works on a damaged bridge on McEwen Road, located between Murray Valley Highway and McBain Rd in Wyuna. This damage was caused by erosion of banks due ...
Cairn Curran Reservoir on an overcast day

Managing water levels at Cairn Curran Reservoir

Monday 5 February 2024
Information about managing the storage level at Cairn Curran Reservoir.
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Kynmer Creek Regulator upgrade

Works at the Kynmer Creek Haynes Road entrance will involve road closures from late January to mid-April 2024.

Loch Garry operations

Friday 19 January 2024
According to the Bureau Meteorology the Goulburn River at Shepparton peaked at 10.34m at 10pm on 12 January.

Notice Automated Underwater Vehicle testing

Monday 15 January 2024
Please be advised that from Monday, 15 January to mid-March C2Robotics will be testing a small Automated Underwater Vehicle (AUV) at various locations around Lake Eildon.
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Public Notice: Declaration of Boating Activity Exemption - Lake Eildon

Thursday 14 December 2023
For the purposes of boating activity conducted by the Eildon Ski Club, persons and vessels involved in the Eildon Ski Club Slalom Events 2023-2024 are exempt from the following requirements.

Public Notice: Declaration of Boating Activity Exemption (Lake Hume)

Goulburn-Murray Water as the declared waterway manager for Lake Hume, makes the following declaration under section 203(3) of the Marine Safety Act 2010 (Vic). For the purposes of boating activity co...

Webinar: Goulburn Catchment Information Session

Friday 4 August 2023
On 3 August 2023, GMW, in partnership with the Bureau of Meteorology, Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (GBCMA) and Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) held a joint webinar.
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Fill your dams and tanks to secure your winter water supply

During the irrigation off-season, GMW cannot guarantee access to water from the channel network for domestic and stock or irrigation purposes.

Ongoing Protection Declaration for Ghow Swamp Aboriginal Place

Friday 3 February 2023
The Minister for Treaty and First Peoples has used her powers under section 103 of the Aboriginal Heritage Act 2006 to make an Ongoing Protection Declaration (the Declaration) for Ghow Swamp Aborigina...
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Urgent Safety Rule - Eppalock Exclusion area

Announcement of area for exclusive use by bathers and manually operated craft.
Blue green algae in water at a sandy beach of Cairn Curran Reservoir in December 2017

Blue-green Algae Warnings

  Current blue-green algae warnings, information and updates are available at our blue-green algae warnings page , opens in a new window .
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

 Goulburn-Murray Water's recreational areas are currently open. Please ensure your use of these areas complies with the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions, which can be found at the Coron...

Camping at Delatite Arm Reserve

If you are planning on camping at Delatite Arm Reserve, please remember that camping on the lake bed is not permitted and anyone who fails to comply with this by-law could face a fine. GMW and the Dep...