WaterNSW declares red alerts for Burrinjuck Dam after blue-green algae was discovered

Hayley Wilkinson
By Hayley Wilkinson
Updated January 20 2022 - 5:29am, first published 12:00am
RED ALERT: Warning signs have been positioned at key recreational areas. Picture: File.

A WARNING has been declared against the recreational or domestic use of Burrinjuck Dam after blue-green algae was discovered at the dam wall, Burrinjuck Waters State Park and at Woolgarlo.


Hayley Wilkinson

Born and raised within the Riverina, Hayley launched her journalism career at The Daily Advertiser in September 2021. During her time she covered events, entertainment and human interest stories.

Get the latest Wagga Wagga news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.