Blue-green algae detected at Green Lake above levels considered safe for recreational use.
Under advice from the Chief Health Officer, all GWMWater campsites, camping grounds and caravan parks will be closed from 5pm, Friday 27 March 2020.
Day visitors are still permitted but social distancing requirements must be adhered to at all times.
For more information, visit: gwmwater.org.au/coronavirus
Green Lake is an off-stream reservoir that was originally used for irrigation purposes. Since construction of the Wimmera Mallee Pipeline, Green Lake is no longer used as a water supply reservoir, but plays an important role in managing the water quality within the headworks system. Green lake also offers a variety of recreational opportunities.
- Duck shooting permitted during duck season only
- Dogs are not permitted
The boating authority for Green Lake is Horsham Rural City Council.
- Feels like 18.1°C
- Relative Humidity 55 %
- Rainfall 0.0mm
- Wind NNE at 13 km/h