Supply, treatment & connection

Water is supplied to all of our region via different sources. We provide information about the water sources for your area and how you can become connected to the water supply. Water quality is reviewed consistently and water supply statistics are kept for the three main dams supplying several areas of the Toowoomba region.

Cooby dam
The Toowoomba region utilises drinking water from many different sources.  We provide information about the water supply for individual areas. ...
Perseverance Dam
42.6%     The table below provides weekly data for each of the three storage dams, and water consumption figures in litres/person/day for the past week when compared to the same time last year (for Toowoomba residents only).   Weekly water supply statistics 1. Water Supply From 8/11/2018 to 14/11/2018           Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Week Last 7 days: 8/11/2018 9/11/2018 10/11/2018 11/11/2018 12/11/2018 13/1 ...
Your reticulated drinking water is safe. It comes from the Mt Kynoch Water Treatment Plant in Toowoomba and is piped to Oakey. It is safe to drink and for indoor and outdoor use. History of Oakey’s water supply Oakey residents can be assured their reticulated town water supply complies with the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines and is safe to drink. The PFAS (Perfluoroalkyl Substances) contamination from the Oakey Army Aviation Base impacts only groundwater sources. T ...
Water meter connections Information and connection application forms can be found on our 'Water meter connections, including individual water metering of units' webpage. Leaks Please report water leaks or water meter leaks. If it is a major leak, please contact us immediately. Note that we are not responsible for any water lost on the property side of the meter. Meters All properties connected to our water supply are metered. Owners are required to maintain the ...
On February 19, 2013 we resolved not to proceed with fluoridation of the regional water schemes, but to continue fluoridating at the Mt Kynoch water treatment plant, which commenced in March 2010. This means that only residents supplied from the Toowoomba water supply scheme will receive fluoridated water. Who is supplied from the Toowoomba Water Supply Scheme? The Toowoomba water supply scheme supplies drinking water to: Cabarlah Cotswold Hills Glenvale Goombungee Gowrie Junction Gowr ...
Water in dams (and rivers) is called raw water, and contains a lot of dust, dirt and decomposing leaves. Before we can use the water, this material must be removed. At the water treatment plant on Mount Kynoch the dirt particles are removed through processes of flocculation and filtration. Even the fine particles are removed - they are made to join into large clumps that will be heavy enough to ...
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