Episode 1 - The Drop

The Drop is a two-part podcast series providing stark insights to the tragedy of children drowning and improving education and awareness to the risks of on-site sewage management systems. 

Listen as Cate provides a detailed recount of her experience of falling into a septic tank. 

"It was a shock; I'd never been told that a concrete septic tank lid could fail." Cate, with neighbour Steve, detail their real-life account of what happened in her backyard, Budgong, in the Shoalhaven in December 2023.  

The Drop.  A community service message from Shoalhaven Water.