2019

2019

Access to carryover allocations restricted for Belubula River water users

Media release

Date published: 02 October 2019

Water users are advised that the NSW Government has enforced a section 324 temporary restriction on carryover water access for general security users on the Belubula River.

Blue-green Algae Red Alert for the Lachlan River at Corrong

Algal alerts

Date published: 02 October 2019

A Red Alert level warning (high alert) for toxic blue-green algae has been issued for the Lachlan River at Corrong.

Bendeela Reserve open for school holidays

Media release

Date published: 26 September 2019

The back area of Bendeela Recreation Area will be open for the October school holidays, including what is expected to be a bumper long weekend.

Blue-green algae Red Alert for Macintyre River at Boggabilla

Algal alerts

Date published: 26 September 2019

A Red Alert level warning (high alert) for toxic blue-green algae has been issued for the Macintyre River at Boggabilla and Goondiwindi. High concentrations of cyanobacteria have been identified on the western town limits of Boggabilla and can be expected around Goondiwindi. Upstream releases may move algal concentrations further downstream.

Stevens Weir restoration program brought forward

Media release

Date published: 25 September 2019

WaterNSW, the state’s bulk water supplier and system operator, is restoring Stevens Weir in the Murray Valley.

Blue green algae Red Alert warning lifted at Lake Wetherell

Algal alerts

Date published: 24 September 2019

The high-level algal warning (Red Alert) that was in place at Lake Wetherell (Sites 1 and 4), near Menindee, has been lifted.

WaterNSW sets 30 Nov deadline for Peel flow cut

Media release

Date published: 18 September 2019

WaterNSW has advised affected landholders that Peel River flows downstream of the Dungowan temporary weir will cease no earlier than 30 November if drought conditions persist.

WaterNSW works underway to extend dam supply to towns

Media release

Date published: 16 September 2019

WaterNSW projects to extend the availability of water from Burrendong Dam to communities in the Macquarie valley are well advanced.

Blue-green algae Red Alert for Lake Wetherell, upstream from Menindee

Media release

Date published: 09 September 2019

A red alert level warning (high alert) for potentially toxic blue-green algae has been issued for Lake Wetherell, upstream from Menindee.

Blue green algae Red Alert warning lifted at Burrendong Dam

Media release

Date published: 04 September 2019

The previously issued high level algal warning (Red Alert) has been lifted at Burrendong Dam, located 30 kilometres south-east of Wellington in the Central West region.

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