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Speed limit across reservoir

Glenmaggie Reservoir has now fallen below 25%, triggering recreational water usage restrictions. This restricts boats and other water vessels to 5-knots per hour across the lake, and so waterskiing and jetskiing are not possible.  Fishing is still permitted. Boats are...

Pykes Creek reopens

Pykes Creek reopens   SRW has advised that Pykes Creek Reservoir has reopened for all recreational water activities after receiving results confirming bacteria (E.coli) levels had returned to low levels. The Reservoir was closed on February 5 due to elevated levels of...

BGA – Lake Glenmaggie

Blue Green Algae warning for Lake Glenmaggie Southern Rural Water has announced that a Blue Green Algae (BGA) bloom warning is current for Lake Glenmaggie. Warning signs advising people not to swim, fish or come in contact with the water have been put up at several...

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