All Media Releases

Lock 26 emptied while repairs assessed

Wednesday 27 March 2019
Torrumbarry Weir’s Lock 26 remains closed following a thorough investigation and assessment of necessary repairs. Read More...

Safety first for opening of Victorian Duck Hunting 2019 season

Friday 15 March 2019
The 2019 Victorian duck hunting season is set to open on Saturday March 16 and GMW is reminding those taking part to familiarise themselves with designated hunting areas at the water corporation’s... Read More...

Blue-green algae warning for Cairn Curran Reservoir

Tuesday 5 March 2019
GMW is warning customers and the public to avoid direct contact with water in Cairn Curran Reservoir after monitoring detected high levels of blue green algae. Read More...

Blue-green algae warning for Waranga Basin

Friday 1 March 2019
GMW is warning customers and the public to avoid direct contact with water in Waranga Basin after monitoring detected high levels of blue green algae. Read More...

Blue-green algae warnings for the Rochester Irrigation Area and part of the Central Goulburn Irrigation Area

Tuesday 26 February 2019
GMW is warning customers and the public to avoid direct contact with channel water in Rochester Irrigation Area and Central Goulburn Irrigation Area channels 7, 8 and 9 after monitoring detected high... Read More...

Lake Boga water release to meet customer needs

Friday 22 February 2019
Water will be released from Lake Boga next month to meet Murray River customer demand. Read More...

Blue-green algae warning for the Loddon Valley Irrigation Area and West Loddon Water District

Thursday 21 February 2019
GMW is warning customers and the public to avoid direct contact with channel water in Loddon Valley Irrigation Area and West Loddon Water District after monitoring detected high levels of blue green... Read More...

Local students kick-start their careers

Thursday 21 February 2019
GMW is helping local post-secondary students kick-start their careers with summer work experience. Read More...

Blue-green algae warning for Lake Eppalock

Monday 18 February 2019
Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) is warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in Lake Eppalock after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae. Read More...

Spillway crane to be replaced at Cairn Curran

Monday 18 February 2019
After nearly 60 years in operation the stop log crane at our Cairn Curran storage is set to be replaced. Read More...

Lock 26 closed for maintenance issue

Wednesday 6 February 2019
An issue has emerged at Torrumbarry Weir’s Lock 26 which requires its immediate closure. Read More...

GMW appoints new Managing Director

Friday 11 January 2019
GMW has appointed Shepparton resident Charmaine Quick as Managing Director. Ms Quick comes to the role with a wealth of experience in the water industry and a strong history in leading change. Read More...

GMW app relaunched

Thursday 29 November 2018
The previous version of our GMW app was experiencing a number of bugs, so we’ve launched a new version to solve the issues! Read More...

Retired farmers take 'flight'

Tuesday 27 November 2018
November provided plenty of good flying weather for a key tool of Goulburn-Murray Water’s Survey Services Team, who recently explained the use of drones and put on an aerial display for a keen... Read More...

Cropping farmer's state win for irrigation efficiency

Friday 9 November 2018
Ben Leversha kicked off a career in farming with a ute, a shovel and enough wheat bags to sow just 30ha – today he is a State champion in the Rural Water Awards for the innovative irrigation... Read More...

Data helping to find new efficiencies and cost savings

Friday 2 November 2018
A real-time monitoring system is helping GMW find efficiencies and savings when it comes to maintaining more than $5.1 billion of assets and 10,000km of channels, drains and pipes. Read More...

US study tour gives new water experience

Friday 5 October 2018
Water management, agriculture, and communicating during flood, fire and drought – it was a packed itinerary for Laurie Gleeson Development Award winner Rosalind Martin during her US study trip. Read More...

Change to GMW Managing Director

Friday 21 September 2018
Pat Lennon’s tenure as Managing Director of Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) has come to an end. Accomplished local government and corporate leader Bill Jaboor is to take over as Interim Managing... Read More...