Hunter Water Hunter Water

Beach water quality

We work closely with the Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) to ensure the water quality of our beaches.

We collect the data on which the star ratings are based, and the report is published weekly by the OEH. Learn more about OEH's Beachwatch Water Quality Program

Star Ratings

Rating

Enterococci (cfu/ 100ml) Category

≤40

41-200

201-500

>500

Sample Day is 28 May 2020

Beach Name Sample Day Star Rating Annual Beach Sustainability Grade
Zenith star star star star Very Good
Box star star star star Very Good
Fingal star star star star Very Good
One Mile star star star star Very Good
South Stockton star star star star Very Good
Nobbys star star star star Very Good
Newcastle star star star star Very Good
Bar Beach star star star star Very Good
Merewether star star star star Very Good
Burwood North star star star star Very Good
Burwood South star star star star Very Good
Glenrock star star star star Very Good
Dudley star star star star Good
Redhead star star star star Very Good
Blacksmiths star star star star Very Good
Little Swansea star star star star Very Good
Caves Beach star star star star Very Good

POLLUTION MONITORING RESULTS

We carefully monitor our wastewater treatment works and water filtration plants. View the results for each plant to learn how it's performing.