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

Following an Ordinary Meeting of Council on 17 November 2020, we have extended the scheme for existing houses and commercial properties. This rebate will assist eligible properties to capture and...

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

Installing a rainwater tank saves both water and money.  A rainwater tank provides: free water; saving money on water rates soft water that lathers easily, saving on soap and detergent extra...

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...