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. Stephen Glyde was born in Bellingen and is a descendent of the Glyde/Locke Family who were pioneers in this valley in the 1890’s. Having served in many different roles in the community for lots of years Stephen feels it is time to try to make a difference in the Bellingen Shire Council for the future generations of Bellingen.