Gorge swim fest

This photo was taken of the Gorge Waterway Sunday morning shows a substance polluting the waters. John Roe photo.

Substance in Gorge Waterway likely algae bloom

Investigation into the cause of Gorge Swim Fest’s cancellation is underway

  • Jul 31, 2017


The Gorge Swim Fest has been cancelled due to a sewage spill. Photo courtesy of John Roe.

Gorge Swim Fest cancelled due to sewage spill

Township crews worked to clean up the spill, more robust efforts needed


Vic West resident Caleb Kennedy and his daughter, Autumn, take a dip in the Gorge Waterway near Banfield Park. Caleb is reaching his 400th swim in the Gorge Waterway. Kendra Wong/Victoria News

Vic West resident finds Gorge Waterway a calming influence

Sunday’s Gorge Swim Fest will mark 400 straight swim days for Caleb Kennedy


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