The Eastern Treatment Plant at Bangholme was opened in 1975 to serve Melbourne's growing population. The plant sits on 1,100 hectares and treats about 330 million litres of sewage a day – about 40% of Melbourne’s total sewage.
Sewage treatment process
Learn how raw sewage is treated at the Eastern Treatment Plant to produce recycled water.
Community and environmental benefits
The way we operate the Eastern Treatment Plant continues to improve, delivering significant benefits for the environment.