Water & waste

The major projects below will be delivered by the Water & waste group. This group includes Water projects, Water operations, Water infrastructure and Waste services.

Treatment plant
$0.95 million has been provided in the 2019/20 Budget for planned and reactive maintenance works at our groundwater bore installations and water treatment plants, and $0.10 million allocated to commence detailed investigation and planning associated with the staged upgrade of ...
Woman watering garden
Towns and areas to the south of Toowoomba that are not connected to the Toowoomba Bulk Water Supply rely upon rainwater and/or town water supplies from independent groundwater systems.  With drought and increasing demand from the rural sector for groundwater ...
Our water supply network, of which a high proportion was installed in the 1950s, 1960’s and 1970’s, is aging. Increasing demand is also manifested through growth and changes in land / building use resulting in the need to upgrade existing infrastructure ...
The $1.2 million budget for water security works in 2019/20 has been allocated to a water meter replacement and smart metering initiative ($0.75 million), water network monitoring installations ($0.25 million) and the return to service of Cooby bores ($0.2 million). With ...
The Highfields and Meringandan areas have, and continue to, experience sustained growth. Water network planning shows that major works are required in the near future to ensure service standards (e.g. flow rates, pressures, fire flows) are maintained and loss of ...
A total budget of $9.73 million has been allocated to the renewal / upgrade of the Toowoomba Bulk Water Supply infrastructure including Perseverance Dam Pump Station ($7.2 million), Cressbrook Dam Pump Station ($1.59 million), Cooby Dam outlet main renewal ($0.45 million) ...
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