Blue green algae warnings
Reason: Blue-green algae
Blue green algae warning for Green Lake near Horsham
We are warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in Green Lake near Horsham after monitoring detected levels of blue green algae above levels considered safe for recreational use.Read more
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 13.4°C
- Relative Humidity 50 %
- Rainfall 0.0mm
- Wind SSE at 20 km/h