BUSHFIRE UPDATES: Refer to the QFES Facebook or Twitter for up to date alerts and information. Outages and other emergency information (such as evacuation centres) will also be published on our disaster dashboard when required.

WATER CONSERVATION: Due to damaged infrastructure from the bushfires, we're asking all residents to conserve water for domestic use only. Read more here.

DONATIONS: Donations towards townships affected by the fires can be made via Givit.

 

 

 

Water sources, supply & storage levels

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.

Perseverance Dam
The water levels in our three storage dams are influenced by environmental and human factors; rainfall, evaporation and population usage. As the water level drops, our water use must also reduce. This is why water restrictions become more strict as the ...
Woman watering tree
Water is one of our most precious resources. There is a finite supply of fresh water and unfortunately even when it rains, it doesn't mean that our dam and groundwater levels will increase unless the water actually falls in our ...
The pipeline from Wivenhoe Dam (operated by SEQwater) provides security of supply when the rainfall in our dam catchments is insufficient to maintain supply to meet the region's growing needs. Once the capacity of Cressbrook dam falls below 40% we can ...
We deliver water services to customers in Toowoomba Region.   Water service connection Information about the following water connection services can be found in the 'Water meter connections' article: New service connections Disconnection of service Meter relocation Meter size upgrade or downgrade Restoration or reconnection of an existing ...
A clean, sustainable water supply is vital for our health and one of the most important issues facing the region. Water undergoes regular and thorough testing at many points of the treatment and distribution system.    Water treatment process Treatment process for raw water Water in ...
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 ...
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