Blue-Green Algae (BGA) Alerts

Warnings and public alerts

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Broken River Basin Regional Warning

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in the following locations in the Broken River Basin.

  • Lake Nillahcootie
  • the Broken River downstream of Lake Nillahcootie to the confluence of the Goulburn River at Shepparton
  • The Broken Creek from Casey Weir to Katamatite

Warning signs will be placed at major recreational areas.

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

Customers can click here.

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

Warning

Multiple Locations in the Torrumbarry Irrigation Area

Warning

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

 It is recommended that:

  • alternative supplies for stock drinking be used.
  • Stock and other animals should be kept away from recently irrigated areas.
  • 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.

Warning

Lake Nillahcootie

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in Lake Nillahcootie 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 other animals should be kept away from recently irrigated areas.
  • 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.

Customers can click here.

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

Warning

Nagambie Waterways & Goulburn Weir - Turners Island East Backwater - near Kirwans Bridge

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in the Turners Island East Backwater - near Kirwans Bridge.

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

Customers can click here.

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

Warning

Nagambie Waterways & Goulburn Weir - Turners Island West Backwater - near Kirwans Bridge

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in the Turners Island West Backwater - near Kirwans Bridge.

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

Customers can click here.

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

Warning

Laanecoorie Reservoir

Warning

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

Warning signs will be placed at major recreational areas.

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

 For further information customers can click here.

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

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.

Warning signs have been placed at major recreational areas.

  • It is recommended that alternative supplies for stock drinking be used.
  • Stock and other animals should be kept away from recently irrigated areas.
  • 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.

Customers can click here.

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

Warning

Hepburns Lagoon

Warning

Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid contact with water in Hepburns Lagoon, including the Heoburn Race, after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.

Warning signs will be placed at major recreational areas.

  • It is recommended that alternative supplies for stock drinking be used.
  • Stock and other animals should be kept away from recently irrigated areas.
  • 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 customers can click here.

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

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Cairn Curran Reservoir

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Dartmouth Dam

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Greens Lake

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Hume Dam

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For further informationon on Lake Hume visit the Water NSW Website

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Kangaroo Lake

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Lake Boga

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Lake Buffalo

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Lake Charm

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Lake Eildon

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Lake Eppalock

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Lake William Hovell

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Nagambie Waterways & Goulburn Weir

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Newlyn Reservoir

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Torrumbarry Weir

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Waranga Basin

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Yarrawonga Weir/Lake Mulwala

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Broken Creek

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Torgannah Lagoon

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Central Goulburn Irrigation Area

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Loddon Valley Irrigation Area Channels

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Murray Valley Irrigation Area Channels

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Rochester Irrigation Area Channels

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Shepparton Irrigation Area

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Cockatoo Lagoon

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Gunbower Creek

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Little Lake Charm

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Little Murray River

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Middle Reedy Lake

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - National Channel

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No 3 Lagoon

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No 4 Lagoon

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - No.1 Channel

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Racecourse Lake

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Taylors Creek

No Current Warning

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Torrumbarry Irrigation Area - Taylors Lagoon

No Current Warning

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East Loddon Water District

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Normanville Water District

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Nyah Irrigation District

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Tresco Irrigation District

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Tungamah Water District

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West Loddon Water District

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Woorinen Irrigation District

No Current Warning

Last Updated

16 February 2024

Next Expected Update

23 February 2024

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

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