Blue-green algae warning removed for Tullaroop Reservoir

Thursday 20 February, 2020

Goulburn Murray Water (GMW) has removed the blue-green algae warning for Tullaroop Reservoir near Maryborough, 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 BGA information option.

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

Warnings remain current for Yarrawonga Weir/Lake Mulwala, Lake Eppalock, Turner Island East Backwater near Kirwans Bridge and selected locations in the Torrumbarry Irrigation Area.

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