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

Avoid water in Stony Creek, Yarraville 

Issued Sunday, 23rd November 2021 at 11:45am 

EPA Victoria are investigating a report of a red substance with an odour of beetroot, discharging from a stormwater outlet into Stony Creek, near St Leonards Ave, Yarraville.  Avoid contact with water until further notice.  

PFAS risk assessment on fish in Maribyrnong River

Issued Tuesday, 7th May 2019 at 2:00 pm

EPA has conducted a risk assessment on levels of PFAS in fish caught from the Maribyrnong River. As a result EPA recommends anglers don’t consume fish caught from the Maribyrnong River upstream of Solomons Ford in Avondale Heights to Deep Creek at Bulla, and within all of Arundel Creek.

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Reviewed 23 November 2021