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Information about using our lakes and reservoirs including latest water levels. Check latest blue-green algae warnings.

Physical distancing and outdoor gathering requirements apply at all times – including at the boat ramp and on your boat. Check the permitted recreational activities and facilities before you visit.

People living in the Melbourne metropolitan area or Mitchell Shire can only go in and out of these areas for three reasons: shopping for food and supplies, medical care and caregiving, and study or work – if you can’t do it from home. You may also travel outside these areas in an emergency, or as required by law

Exercise and recreation will not be a reason to travel into or out of metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire.

For more information, visit: coronavirus.vic.gov.au

Information about using our lakes and reservoirs including latest water levels.  Check latest blue-green algae warnings.

Our reservoirs

View current water levels and recreational activities permitted at our lakes and reservoirs. 

 

Pipeline supplied recreation lakes and weir pools

Our rural pipelines supply water to 11 recreation lakes and weir pools in our region.  The lakes provide water for visitors and local communities to enjoy fun activities such as swimming and boating.

 

Algae warnings

High levels of blue-green algae produce toxins that can affect the health of humans, animals, birds and livestock as well as harm the environment.  View the latest warnings.

 

Public access to our facilities

Public access to our facilities is generally restricted.  Of course you're welcome to visit and enjoy designated public areas, such as the recreational parts of our lakes and reservoirs.

 

 

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