Alert removals for Kororoit Creek, Merri Creek and Grace Burn Creek


22/01/2016
Upper Yarra River

Alerts issued for the Kororoit Creek in Sunshine, Merri Creek in Coburg North and the Grace Burn Creek in Healesville have been removed.

Rainfall and increased flows have dissipated discolored water in both Kororoit Creek upstream of Glengala Road, Sunshine and Merri Creek just upstream of Carr Street in Coburg North.

Yarra Valley Water have confirmed that water testing following a sewer spill near the Grace Burn Creek in Healesville have shown normal bacterial levels and the issue has been resolved,

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