Site details


Estuary Powlett River Estuary
CMA West Gippsland CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code Po6
Site name Site six (Fishing Hole)
Nearest road and town Bass Hwy, Dalyston

Second bend in river inland of Bass Hwy Bridge.

Site access

Park on the Wonthaggi side of the Bass Hwy Bridge (that crosses the Powlett River). From there head upstream approximately 400 metres until the second major bend in the river is found (keep an eye out for a break in the riparian vegetation).

Land use
  • Rural Grazing
Land use description

Dairy farming on both sides of river.

Status Inactive
Observation history 05-04-2010 - 01-07-2014



C Estuary is closed to the sea. O Estuary is open to the sea. P Perched
Turbidity tubes do not measure below 9 NTU; Chart values of 9 should be interpreted as < 9 NTU
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No observations were recorded in the specified time period

Observation summaries

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