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Greens update


Not a bad Summer turnout considering the lake is down to about 10% capacity. The lake is about half of the surface area it used to be and the Eastern end is now dry. What you see in the pics is the actual present lake. The second lake (Fresh Lake) has been dry since January. The lake may be a pond by next Summer. Victorian Fisheries recently removed many tonne of fish for transfer to other waterways.

It is still a great stop over for travelers and provides new flushing toilets, hot showers, dump point and undercover electric bbq.

Easter may attract more campers depending on the weather outlook.

The boat ramp is now about 30m from the water so boat launching is not possible.

 



-- Edited by Dick0 on Wednesday 6th of April 2022 11:34:55 AM

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Very timely update, Dick0. We are heading that way in the next week. Possibly be there for Easter.


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Kaid wrote:

Very timely update, Dick0. We are heading that way in the next week. Possibly be there for Easter.


There are Grey Nomads camping near the Boat Ramp if you get there for Easter. smile 



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Looking forward to it

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I have never been to Greens Lake, is it a good spot to put your feet up for a few weeks?

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Its a lovely spot. Although the water has gone down considerably since we were here last.
We just got here today.

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Kaid wrote:

Its a lovely spot. Although the water has gone down considerably since we were here last.
We just got here today.


I left last Friday after ten weeks at Greens. The Flamingos won't be happy with the water level Kaid. biggrin 



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Alas Dick0,
Big Bird has gone to the big Aviary in the Sky.
My Son has bought me an Inflatable Bin Chicken but, sadly she just doesnt have the Character of Big Bird.
Have met up with a few of the aforementioned Nomads.
Actually paddled around the perimeters of the Lake in my Rainbow Kayak

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It sure is or was a great place to put your feet up

Cheers Dave

 



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Anyone been out to Greens lately...wondering what the water level looks like presently.



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Hey Dick0, the level of the lake has gone up 4.5% over winter so far. Might make it back to the same level it was last spring.

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STRETCH ARMSTRONG wrote:

Hey Dick0, the level of the lake has gone up 4.5% over winter so far. Might make it back to the same level it was last spring.


 Thanks Stretch.



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