Algae warning for Taylors Lake
GWMwater officials have warned the public to avoid direct contact with water in Taylors Lake near Horsham due to potentially toxic blue-green algae.
Monitoring has detected levels of blue-green algae above levels considered safe for recreational use.
Warning signs have been positioned at major recreational areas around the lake and will remain in place while the warning is current.
People can still boat, sightsee and enjoy other activities at the lake that do not involve direct water contact.
Green Lake is also affected by blue-green algae. Horsham Rural City Council is monitoring the situation.