Alert removals for Black Rock Beach, Merri Creek and Damper Creek


30/10/2015
green pollutant coming out of drain at Black Rock Beach

Alerts issued for the Black Rock Beach, Merri Creek Fawkner and Damper Creek Glen Waverley have been removed.

The sewage spill that occurred in Damper Creek, Glen Waverley has been cleaned up by Yarra Valley Water. Water quality sampling has shown that E. Coli levels are now back below trigger levels.

The alert for white discoloration reported in Merri Creek at the end of Queens Parade (Fawkner) has been removed. EPA Victoria has received no further reports of the discoloration since Monday 19 October.

The alert for green discoloration reported at Black Rock Beach has been removed. The substance was suspected to be coolant and has been naturally dispersed. EPA Victoria has received no further reports.