Current water restrictions

Water restrictions are in place across our whole Region. Find out what this means for you below. All residents are urged to minimise water usage at all times to preserve existing supplies. Priva...

Understanding your water usage

Our region is in the grips of drought and we need to all work together to conserve water. We are aiming to continue reducing our consumption.  Find out below about: Water usage statistics Ho...

Water security initiatives - rainwater tank rebate & EOI for irrigators to supply ground water

On 19 November 2019, we approved a plan to implement two new water security initiatives for our Region. The two initiatives below will: assist residents to capture and use rainwater for domestic&nb...

Conserving water as a Council & future water planning

Conserving water as a Council Improvements in water sustainability can only be achieved by changes in water management practices. As a Council, we adapt our business practices to ensure water usage d...

Rainwater tanks - new builds and retrofitted tanks

Rainwater tank rebate We’ve introduced a rainwater tank rebate scheme commencing on 1 January 2020 and closing on 30 June 2020. To find out about this scheme, read our Water security initiative...

Greywater use

Domestic greywater is wastewater from the bath, shower, basin, laundry tub and washing machine that can be used for lawn and garden irrigation, toilet flushing, cold water in the laundry and washing m...

Water efficiency guidelines for sprinklers and irrigation systems

When using alternate sources such as rainwater, bores and greywater, you are not required to follow the guideline. If possible, please use alternative water sources before using town water. A su...