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Narooma Shark Net


4 star rating

'Good' rating: bacterial levels are safe for bathing according to National Health & Medical Research Council guidelines.


  • netted ocean pool at northern breakwall.

Potential pollution sources and catchment use

  • urban stormwater
  • onsite sewerage management systems
  • reticulated sewer system and pump stations
  • rural land-use
  • sewer treatment plant.

Pollution - mode of impact

  • via estuary with high volume discharge
  • pollution from vessels at sea or in the inlet
  • remote effective ocean outfall.