Alert for Yarra River


04/12/2014
Yarra River sheen

Please be advised that an alert relating to an oily sheen in the Yarra River has now been removed.

EPA attended the site and a clean-up operation was carried out. Substantial overnight rain has flushed the affected area and no further reports have been made since the incident was reported.

The Victorian community has a vital role in protecting the environment. EPA relies on the community to report incidents of pollution, environmental hazard or other activities potentially harmful to the environment. If you see, hear or smell pollution please report it to the EPA Pollution Hotline 1300 372 842 (1300 EPA VIC) or online.

More information about reporting pollution can be found on EPA’s website.