Blue-Green Algae

Additional map of affected channels

We have created a more detailed map of channels that are affected by blue-green algae - if you'd like to check the status of your channel, you can open our map by clicking here.

Warnings and public alerts

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Warning

Cairn Curran Reservoir

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in Cairn Curran Reservoir after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.

Warning signs have been placed at major recreational areas.

It is recommended that alternative supplies for stock drinking be used.
Stock and pets should be kept away from the water.
Watering of edible garden plants should be avoided.

For further information on the warning click here.

For further information on blue-green algae see our Frequently Asked Questions.

No Current Warning

Dartmouth Dam

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Greens Lake

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Hepburns Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Hume Dam

No Current Warning

For further information call the NSW algae hotline on 1800 999 457 or visit the Water NSW website.

No Current Warning

Kangaroo Lake

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Kow Swamp

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Laanecoorie Reservoir

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Lake Boga

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Lake Buffalo

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Lake Charm

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Lake Eildon

No Current Warning

Warning

Lake Eppalock

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in Lake Eppalock after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.

Warning signs have been placed at major recreational areas.

It is recommended that alternative supplies for stock drinking be used.
Stock and pets should be kept away from the water.
Watering of edible garden plants should be avoided.

For further information on the warning click here.

For further information on blue-green algae see our Frequently Asked Questions.

Warning

Nagambie Waterways and Goulburn Weir

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in Nagambie Lakes and Goulburn Weir after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.

For further information on blue green algae see our Frequently Asked Questions.

No Current Warning

Lake Nillahcootie

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Lake William Hovell

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Little Lake Charm

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Newlyn Reservoir

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Racecourse Lake

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

First Reedy Lake

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Middle Reedy Lake

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Third Lake

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Weir

No Current Warning

Warning

Tullaroop Reservoir

Warning

 Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in Tullaroop Reservoir after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.

It is recommended that alternative supplies for stock drinking be used.
Stock and pets should be kept away from the water.
Watering of edible garden plants should be avoided.

For further information on blue-green algae see our Frequently Asked Questions.

Recently Removed

Waranga Basin

Recently Removed

A warning is no longer current for the Waranga Basin.

 

No Current Warning

Yarrawonga Weir

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Murray River (from Hume Dam to Swan Hill)

No Current Warning

For further information phone the NSW algae hotline on 1800 999 457 or visit the Water NSW website.

Recently Removed

Central Goulburn Irrigation Area Channels

Recently Removed

A warning is no longer current in the Central Gouburn Irrigation Area.

Recently Removed

Loddon Valley Irrigation Area Channels East of the Loddon River

Recently Removed

A warning is no longer current for the Loddon Valley Irrigation Area.

No Current Warning

Murray Valley Irrigation Area Channels

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Broken Creek

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torgannah Lagoon

No Current Warning

Warning

Rochester Irrigation Area Channels

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in the Rochester Irrigation Area after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.

For further information on the warning click here.

For further information on blue-green algae see our Frequently Asked Questions.

No Current Warning

Shepparton Irrigation Area Channels

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

West Loddon Water District

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Tungamah Water District

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Normanville Water District

No Current Warning

Recently Removed

East Loddon Water District

Recently Removed

A warning is no longer current for the East Loddon Water District.

No Current Warning

Tresco Irrigation District

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Woorinen Irrigation District

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Nyah Irrigation District

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Cockatoo Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Gum Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Gunbower Creek

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Little Murray River

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Loddon River Kerang Weir

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Macorna Main Channel System

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - National Channel

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No 1 Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No 2 Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No 3 Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No 4 Lagoon

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Part of the No. 7 Channel

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No.1 Channel

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Pyramid Creek System

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Taylors Creek

No Current Warning

No Current Warning

Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Taylors Lagoon

No Current Warning

Last Updated

16 July 2019

Next Expected Update

26 July 2019

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1800 013 357

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Know the Facts

When a warning has been issued for high levels of blue-green algae make informed decisions on water usage.

Frequently Asked Questions

GMW Blue-Green Algae FAQs online

Download GMW Blue-Green Algae FAQs as a PDF

More detailed Information on Blue-green Algae