Overview

Catchment name Yarra River
Region Melbourne
Monitoring organisations

Map

Sub catchments

Sub catchment details Options
Andersons Creek Sites 10
Arthurs Creek Sites 1
Arthurs/Running Creek Sites 0
Brushy Creek Sites 0
Brushy Creek Sites 1
Cockatoo Creek Sites 0
Correnderk Creek Sites 1
Darebin Creek Sites 4
Darebin Creek (Rural) Sites 0
Darebin Creek (Urban) Sites 1
Darebin Creek Lower Sites 0
Darebin Creek Rural Sites 0
Diamond Creek Sites 2
Diamond Creek (Rural) Sites 0
Diamond Creek (Source) Sites 1
Diamond Creek Lower Sites 0
Diamond Creek Upper Sites 0
Don River Sites 0
Edgars Creek Sites 0
Gardiners Creek Sites 0
Gardiners Creek Sites 12
Jumping Creek Sites 3
Kestral Creek Sites 2
Koonung Creek Sites 0
Koonung Creek Sites 3
Little Yarra Sites 0
Little Yarra River and Hoddles Creek Sites 0
McCrae Creek Sites 0
Merri Creek Sites 16
Merri Creek Lower Sites 3
Merri Creek Upper Sites 4
Moonee Ponds Creek Sites 5
Moonee Ponds Creek Lower Sites 2
Moonee Ponds Creek Upper Sites 0
Mullum Mullum Creek Sites 0
Mullum Mullum Creek Sites 10
New Chum Creek Sites 0
O'Shannassy River Sites 0
Olinda Creek Sites 1
Olinda Creek Sites 2
Olinda Creek Upper Sites 0
Olinda Creek Upper Sites 0
Plenty River Sites 0
Plenty River Sites 4
Plenty River Lower Sites 0
Plenty River Upper Sites 0
Ruffey Creek Sites 4
Running Creek Sites 0
Steels Creek Sites 0
Steels Creek Sites 0
Steels Creek Upper Sites 0
Watson Creek Sites 0
Watsons Creek Sites 0
Watts River Sites 1
Watts River Sites 3
Watts River Upper Forested Sites 0
Woori Yallock Creek Sites 0
Woori Yallock Creek Sites 4
Yarra River Sites 14
Yarra River (Healesville) Sites 0
Yarra River (Yering) Sites 0
Yarra River Upper Sites 0

ISC Reaches ISC Map Portal

Reach details Options
29_1 Yarra River 39.7km Sites 4
29_2 Yarra River 11.4km Sites 4
29_3 Yarra River 37.7km Sites 11
29_4 Yarra River 30.7km Sites 8
29_6 Merri Creek 26.2km Sites 3
29_8 Darebin Creek 20.8km Sites 6
29_9 Plenty River 18.3km Sites 13
29_10 Plenty River 16.2km Sites 5
29_14 Diamond Creek 11.5km Sites 11
29_15 Arthurs Creek 22.1km Sites 5
29_17 Steels Creek 16.8km Sites 5
29_18 Paul Creek 16.4km Sites 1
29_19 Watts River 11.5km Sites 5
29_21 Woori Yallock Creek 16.9km Sites 2
29_22 Woori Yallock Creek 17.3km Sites 7
29_24 Little Yarra River 28.5km Sites 24
29_25 Big Pots Creek 11.6km Sites 15
29_99 Darebin Creek 0.0km Sites 22
30_7 Deep Creek 76.7km Sites 4

Active Sites 49

Site details

ME_YDA435 Darebin Creek, upstream Murray Road/Southern Road bridge, Preston/Heidelberg Heights.

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 09-08-2000 - 12-11-2017 51 Site Visits

ME_YDA436 Darebin Creek, Drain outlet into Creek, downstream of Murray Road/Soutern Road bridge, Preston/Heidelberg Heights

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 17-10-2007 - 12-11-2017 46 Site Visits

ME_YDA485 Darebin Creek, downstream of Thornbury High School , off Theobald Street, Thornbury

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 29_9 Plenty River 07-08-2018 - 15-10-2018 1 Site Visits

ME_YDA558 Darebin Creek at Darebin Parklands, ford (dog crossing) U/S railway bridge.

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 29_9 Plenty River 19-10-2005 - 31-08-2018 132 Site Visits

ME_YDI010 Diamond Creek Ninks Road Source

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 11-02-2018 - 11-02-2018 1 Site Visits

ME_YDI350 Diamond Creek, behind 1529 Heidelberg-Kinglake Road, St Andrews

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 22-09-2010 - 13-09-2018 75 Site Visits

ME_YDI500 Diamond Creek near Knowle Grove, Hurstbridge

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 29_14 Diamond Creek 28-02-2006 - 11-10-2018 83 Site Visits

ME_YDI810 Diamond Creek, Railway Pde, Eltham

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 29_99 Darebin Creek 13-12-2007 - 25-08-2018 101 Site Visits

ME_YDI833 Nerreman Wetland @ Eltham

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 11-05-2001 - 11-09-2018 157 Site Visits

ME_YDI838 Karingal Creek (Eltham West Drain) near Fort Knox Self Storage, Eltham West.

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 20-06-2001 - 15-08-2018 91 Site Visits

ME_YDI847 Karingal Creek, crn Susan and Brougham St, Eltham

Active Water Authority Basin Drain 26-05-2001 - 15-08-2018 152 Site Visits

ME_YDP035 Damper Creek, Northern Branch. 20 meters downstream from High Street Road Culvert, behind Alvie Hall, Alvie Road, Mt Waverley

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 21-10-2000 - 25-09-2018 74 Site Visits

ME_YDP037 Damper Creek, Eastern branch, below Alvie Hall carpark, 30 metres above confluence with main creek.

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 03-07-2009 - 25-09-2018 68 Site Visits

ME_YED015 Edgars Creek, pool mid stream, just south of Harvest Home Road, Epping North

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 22-05-2018 - 22-05-2018 0 Site Visits

ME_YED030 Edgars Creek at the Waterfall, Ronald St, Coburg

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 15-04-2007 - 05-11-2017 88 Site Visits

ME_YFM980 Five Mile Creek, end of Governors Road, Essendon

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 25-01-2017 - 01-09-2018 3 Site Visits

ME_YGC100 Grace Burn at the Wallace Parade bridge, Healesville

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 30-03-2012 - 19-10-2018 74 Site Visits

ME_YGC180 Grace Burn at Queens Park off Don Road, Healesville

Active Water Authority Basin Other 29_19 Watts River 26-08-2009 - 19-10-2018 75 Site Visits

ME_YGR006 Gardiners Creek upstream of Blackburn Lake, at Pobblebonk point, adjacent to Vegemite Creek

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 17-05-1999 - 07-10-2018 121 Site Visits

ME_YGR020 Blackburn Lake at the Landing, a constructed platform on the edge of the lake

Active Water Authority Basin Pond/Wetland 05-11-1999 - 07-10-2018 88 Site Visits

ME_YGR023 Blackburn Lake at Heron Point opposite Naughton Gve Blackburn

Active Water Authority Basin Other 11-07-2010 - 07-10-2018 64 Site Visits

ME_YKA020 Kalkallo Creek, Camerons Lane, Beveridge North West

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 17-06-2018 - 17-06-2018 1 Site Visits

ME_YKA120 Constructed waterway, Merrifield Development, Mickelham

Active Water Authority Basin Other 17-06-2018 - 17-06-2018 1 Site Visits

ME_YMA 005 Malcolm Creek @ Hanson Rd, Craigeburn

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 05-06-2006 - 22-04-2018 28 Site Visits

ME_YML045 Mullum Mullum Creek - Yarran Dheran Resv, off Beckett Rd.

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 06-08-2000 - 01-08-2018 58 Site Visits

ME_YML047 Mullum Mullum Creek at Tandarook Crescent, Donvale

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 13-01-2016 - 25-09-2018 28 Site Visits

ME_YMR112 Merri Creek, u/s of St Georges Rd Bridge, North Fitzroy

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 14-04-2003 - 03-12-2017 144 Site Visits

ME_YMR118 Merri Creek @Ceres East Brunswick

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 13-09-2006 - 06-08-2018 53 Site Visits

ME_YMR119 Merri Creek at Northcote Golf Course

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 26-03-2015 - 07-10-2018 24 Site Visits

ME_YMR155 Merri Creek, approx 200 metres Upstream Keady Street stairwell, Coburg North

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 29_99 Darebin Creek 29-10-2017 - 29-10-2017 1 Site Visits

ME_YMR300 Merri Creek (Lloyd Property) 705 – 725 Donnybrook Rd, Donnybrook

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 22-04-2018 - 22-04-2018 0 Site Visits

ME_YOI040_RD Olinda Creek @ Mt. Evelyn Reserve, Mt. Evelyn

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 27-03-2001 - 15-04-2018 17 Site Visits

ME_YOI085_RD Olinda Creek at footbridge adjacent to Jones St

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 31-07-2017 - 20-08-2018 11 Site Visits

ME_YSA010 Salt Creek, North Centre Branch, Headwaters in Gresswell Forest, Macleod.

Active Water Authority Basin Other 28-09-2008 - 31-05-2018 50 Site Visits

ME_YSA030 Salt Creek, downstream of YSA010 and YSA020 when East and North Central branches combine, Gresswell Forest, Macleod

Active Water Authority Basin River 07-11-2008 - 31-05-2018 45 Site Visits

ME_YSC010 Scotchmans Creek at end of Turner Crt and Crosby Drive, Glen Waverley (Fiander arm)

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 23-05-2004 - 23-09-2018 92 Site Visits

ME_YSC012 Glen Waverley Main Drain. Behind 5/6 Crosby Drive, Glen Waverley

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 21-03-2001 - 23-09-2018 87 Site Visits

ME_YSC020 Scotchman's Creek. Bottom of Valley Reserve immediately East of Regent Street, Mt Waverley

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 12-01-2001 - 23-09-2018 93 Site Visits

ME_YTW005 Trin Warren Tamboore Wetland Inlet, Royal Park

Active Water Authority Basin Other 19-12-2008 - 01-07-2018 49 Site Visits

ME_YTW010 Trin Warren Tamboore Wetlands Outlet, Royal Park

Active Water Authority Basin Other 04-11-2007 - 01-07-2018 55 Site Visits

ME_YVA100 Valley Creek, Mt Waverley, east of Regent Street, near the confluence of Scotchman's Creek

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 24-06-2012 - 23-09-2018 70 Site Visits

ME_YWE005 Westbreen Creek, KW Joyce Reserve, 200 metres east of Northumberland Road, Pascoevale

Active Water Authority Basin Creek 10-08-2018 - 10-08-2018 0 Site Visits

ME_YWP001 Westgate Park- Saltwater Lake (near Todd Road), Port Melbourne

Active Water Authority Basin Pond/Wetland 28-06-2008 - 09-06-2018 148 Site Visits

ME_YWP008 The Horseshoe Lake

Active Water Authority Basin 30_7 Deep Creek 13-02-2016 - 17-02-2018 14 Site Visits

ME_YWP009 The Southern Wetlands

Active Water Authority Basin 30_7 Deep Creek 13-02-2016 - 16-12-2017 14 Site Visits

ME_YYR812 Yarra River, just south of Alphington wetlands, Alphington Park, Alphington

Active Water Authority Basin River 29_99 Darebin Creek 24-05-2018 - 24-05-2018 0 Site Visits

ME_YYR844_RD Yarra River d/s Collingwood Childrens Farm, Abbotsford

Active Water Authority Basin 29_99 Darebin Creek 03-04-2017 - 23-07-2018 8 Site Visits

ME_YYR860 Yarra River, 300m downstream of Hawthorn Bridge (Bridge Rd), at Melbourne Girls College Canoe Launch

Active Water Authority Basin River 27-04-2007 - 18-07-2018 8 Site Visits

YML045 Mullum Mullum Creek @ Quarry Road

Active Water Authority Basin 28-06-2007 - 25-09-2018 58 Site Visits

Catchment Snapshot

The catchment snapshot uses site samples to show the median values for the period over each reach of the river.

More details can be found in the Index of Stream Condition report relevant to this region

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Reach values

Reach 29_1 29_2 29_3 29_4 29_6 29_8 29_9 29_10 29_14 29_15 29_17 29_18 29_19 29_21 29_22 29_24 29_25 29_99 30_7
Ammonium mg/L NH4+ Median 0.0
Dissolved Oxygen mg/L mg/L Median 8.0 6.0 9.2 6.0 6.0
Electrical Conductivity µS/cm Median 880.0 310.0 50.0 55.0 320.0 1070.0
pH pH Units Median 7.8 6.7 6.6 7.2 8.1
Reactive Phosphate (mg/L) mg/L P Median 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Temperature - AIR ° C Median 19.0 22.1 15.1 12.0 20.6 18.0
Temperature - WATER ° C Median 16.6 14.2 12.4 8.0 18.1 19.2
Turbidity - NTU NTU Median 10.0 18.5 7.0 20.5 25.0
Dissolved Oxygen % Saturation % Median 84.9 90.0 70.0
Nitrate NO3 mg/L Median 5.0
Turbidity - FTU FTU Median 6.0
Reactive Phosphate (ppb) ppb Median 50.0
Ammonia-Nitrogen mg/L NH3-N Median
Rainfall last 48 hours mm Median
Total sites in reach 4 4 11 8 3 6 13 5 11 5 5 1 5 2 7 24 15 22 4
Total visits in period 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 23 0 0 0 21 0 1 0 0 12 3

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