Alert removals for the Yarra River in CBD and Healesville

Melbourne CBD

Alerts issued for the Yarra River in the CBD and parkland in Healesville have been removed.

The sewage spill that occurred in parkland at the corner of Mt Riddell Road and Don Road, Healesville 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 an oil sheen reported in the Yarra River, between Ponyfish Island and Princes bridge (Melbourne CBD) has been removed. EPA Victoria has received no further reports of the sheen since Friday 18 September.