Media Releases

20th December 2018 – Blue Green Algae (BGA) Alert for Lake Marma, Murtoa

Yarriambiack Shire Council has issued a Blue Green Algae (BGA) alert for Lake Marma, Murtoa. The lake should not be used for any recreational activities until further notice. Regular monitoring of the lake will continue and the community will be advised once BGA levels are considered safe as per the limits prescribed in the Victorian Blue Green Algae Circular. Enquiries may be directed to the Coordinator Public Health & Regulatory Services, Tim Rose on 5398 0171.

Jessie Holmes
Chief Executive Officer