Water samples taken 23/01/23 at all seven Beachwatch sites indicate “Poor” and “Bad” water quality. These results are indicative of the significant rainfall event which occurred just prior to sampling.NSW Office of Environment and Heritage recommends that you do not swim in oceans for 24 hours after heavy rain. Avoid rivers, lagoons or estuaries affected by floodwaters and runoff for three days.
Cr. Jo Cook is a Dairy Farm owner and Nurse, living in Dorrigo.
Jo has a good grasp on the importance of the various community groups in the area, and understands the needs of agriculture and food production, small business, and industry. Jo also understands the vast diversity of this shire and its stunning and unique natural environment and ecosystems and their amazing value to our people, future generations, and tourism.