Nambucca River Shellfish Harvest Testing

Nambucca River shellfish harvest area testing detected positive paralytic shellfish toxins on 29/06. The harvest areas are closed while further results for speciation and biotoxin analysis are pending. Shellfish and crustaceans should not be collected for human consumption and any fish caught in the area should be thoroughly cleaned and guts disposed of. Further information will be relayed as it becomes available.