Pollution alert issued 29 June 2015 for Stony Creek near Cruickshank Park, Yarraville has been removed. A burst main caused the milky discolouration. The main was repaired but discolouration may have continued as sediment settled.
A sewer overflow was reported on 29 June 2015 near an artificial lake, east of Scenic Boulevard in Notting Hill. Yarra Valley Water responded and managed the clean-up. Bacterial levels have returned to low.
South West Water responded to a sewer spill on 29 June 2015 which was reported to be impacting Fishermans Beach (near Webb Street), Mornington. South East Water reports showed water quality results have returned to low.
The Victorian community has a vital role in protecting the environment. Environment Protection Authority Victoria (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.