Applies from Thu 15 Jul 2021, 1.53pm. Last reviewed: Thu 22 Jul 2021, 7.59pm.
Closed areas: Closed areas due to blue-green algae
A Red Alert for blue-green algae has been issued in the following areas:
- southern area of Myall Lakes near Bombah Point and Mungo Brush
- Myall River downstream towards Hawkes Nest
The following areas are closed:
- Black Oaks picnic area
- Brambles Green campground
- Dees Corner campground
- Engels Reach picnic area
- Mungo Brush campground
- Mungo Rainforest walk
- Mungo walking track
- Northern Broadwater picnic area
- Pipers Creek picnic area
- Tamboi picnic area
- Tamboi walking track
- Wells campground
- White Tree Bay campground
Do not undertake activities where you may come into contact with the water.
Blue-green algae levels will be monitored and the closures will be lifted as soon it is safe to do so.
Updates on blue-green algae blooms and red level warning areas can be found on the WaterNSW website.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, please call the Manning Great Lakes area office on 02 6591 0300.