We are responsible for managing the water used in providing and maintaining parks assets.
We manage water usage at:
to ensure that our community assets are 'fit for use' through responsible water management.
Water used in irrigation is constantly monitored and managed using industry 'best practice' water management principles.
Expert advice in the development and design of irrigation systems is adopted for Council use.
We investigatesand reviews alternative sources of water for irrigation and outside use to reduce potable water reliance.
We provide leadership and community education in water management for irrigation.
Saving and Recycling Water
Water tanks are a popular way to help our water conservation efforts. Read more on how you can take this initiative.
Recycling or reusing your swimming pool water is not recommended due to Occupational Health and Safety Issues and the quality of the water.
Water restrictions are regulated by Barwon Water. You can check the latest water restrictions online or by phoning 1300 656 007.
Assistance for Sporting and Community Clubs
When restrictions are in force we monitor the effects on local sporting grounds.
We may be able to assist your club with obtaining water - please contact us to find out more.