Water restrictions & conservation

Included in this section is information about what the current water restrictions mean for you and learn how you can help conserve our water supply.

Water restrictions are in place around our Region. Find out what this means for you below. All residents are urged to minimise water usage at all times to preserve existing supplies. Private bore water users are also requested to reduce usage ...
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Our region is in the grips of drought and we need to all work together to conserve water. We are aiming to reduce our water consumption to 200 litres/person/day. As you can see in the table below, some areas are ...
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 water available for washing cars, watering gardens etc. additonal value to the home. extra ...
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 machine and the washing of paths, external walls ...
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 summary of the information included in the Water Efficiency Guideline has been ...
Water from the reticulated (town) supply system is not permitted to be used for the watering of active playing surfaces except where the watering is in accordance with the Active Playing Surface Guidelines.   Guidelines for non-turf sports This guideline applies to non-turf ...
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