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Current alerts affecting Port Phillip Bay and its associated water catchments:

  • Issued Thursday, 22 June 2017 AT 2:30 PM

    A milky coloured discharge has been reported in Darebin Creek in the vicinity of Darebin Parklands. EPA is currently investigating. Avoid contact until further notice.

  • Issued Monday, 19 June 2017 AT 3:00 PM

    A white/grey sludge has entered Corio Bay near the fishing platform close to the corner of Seabreeze Parade and The Esplanade, North Shore. EPA is investigating. Avoid contact and fishing until further notice


  • Issued Monday, 20 February 2017 AT 10:00 AM

    A blue-green algal bloom is affecting the Royal Park wetlands, off Oak Street in inner Melbourne (Flemington). The wetlands are located in the north western corner of the large park precinct. People and pets are advised to avoid contact as it may cause skin irritation. If contact does occur, wash with clean water.

  • Issued Wednesday, 18 January 2017 AT 8:30 AM

    A blue-green algal bloom is affecting Lake Carramar, Patterson Lakes. People and pets are advised to avoid contact as it may cause skin irritation. If contact does occur, wash with clean water.

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