Contaminated soil

Soil can become contaminated by certain activities and waste disposal. Contamination needs to be managed safely.

Soil contamination can happen when past waste disposal or activities have caused pollution. This contamination needs to be cleaned up and managed in the right way.

Clements Reserve soil contamination report

We became aware that Clements Reserve had previously been used as a shooting range. In line with Council’s general environmental duties, we commissioned a report to understand whether there was any residual contamination. Upon finding a small lead hotspot, Council took immediate action to manage the risk. 

Download the Clements Reserve soil contamination report.

More information

Please contact us if you need more information about this report.