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 1 December 2021

Beach Name Sample Day Star Rating Annual Beach Sustainability Grade
Zenith 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Box 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Fingal 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
One Mile 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
South Stockton 4 star sample day star rating
Nobbys 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Newcastle 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Bar Beach 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Merewether 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Burwood North 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Burwood South 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Glenrock 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Dudley 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Redhead 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Blacksmiths 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Little Swansea 4 star sample day star rating Very Good
Caves Beach 4 star sample day star rating 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.