Blue-green algae warning removed for Lake Eppalock

Friday 21 August, 2020

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 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 by phoning 1800 013 357 and selecting the blue-green algae information option.

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

Warnings remain current at Lake Eildon and Tullaroop Reservoir.

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