Moora Moora Reservoir

Updated as of 4:10 PM 09 January 2019

Moora Moora Reservoir is a small reservoir located in the upper reaches of the Glenelg River catchment in the heart of the Grampians National Park. The reservoir is the primary source of supply to Supply System 6 of the Wimmera Mallee Pipeline. The catchment covers an area of about 40 km2 and acts as a sub-catchment for the Rocklands Reservoir catchment. Moora Moora can also receive water directly from the upper Glenelg River via transfers along the Moora Inlet Channel.

General Information

​The bush camping area at the lake is relatively popular.
The lake has some boating and fishing activity all year round.

Recreational Activities

​Internal combustion engines are banned.
Boating speed limit is 5 knots.
Swimming is permitted.
Water skiing and jet skis are not permitted.
Duck shooting is not permitted.
Camping is permitted adjacent to the main embankment, however no facilities are provided.

Current Operating Status

Current Level 219.250 m AHD
Current Volume 3,470 ML
Percent Full 55%
Current Inflows -230 ML/week
24 hour Rainfall 0 mmCummulative Inflows Graph
Current Releases 0 ML/day
Current Airspace 2,830 ML
55%

Comments

  • Levels have fallen since last report.
  • Inflows to the reservoir have decreased since last report.
  • The reservoir is not currently spilling.

Information

AHD = Australian Height Datum, expressed in metres above mean sea level
ML = Megalitres