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Popular falls cut off by rising rivers

December 28, 2023 8:24 am in by
Stevensons Falls have been cut off, for now [DEECA Barwon South West]

A popular tourist spot in the Otways has been closed due to the heavy rain.

Authorities say the pathway to Stevensons Falls has been cut off by the rising river.

The road into the area is also very wet and slippery.

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However the campground remains open to campers.

DEECA is hoping to get crews in to fix the area and reopen the site as soon as possible.

Meantime a minor flood warning has been issued for sections of the Barwon River.

Water levels are rising following the recent rainfall, with minor flooding happening at Ricketts Marsh.

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