Maryborough and Surrounds - Level 2

Level 2 water restrictions currently apply to residents and businesses in Maryborough and Tiaro using potable water supplied by Wide Bay Water.* 

LEVEL 2 restrictions include:

Activity

Restriction

Hand Garden / Lawn Watering

Hand held hoses are permitted between 6pm and 8am but must have a water efficient trigger nozzle. 

Irrigation Systems

Irrigation systems (sprinklers, drippers, soaker hoses) are permitted on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays between 6pm and 8am only

Washing windows / external house cleaning / cleaning external public facilities 

Washing windows,external walls or public facilities is permitted at any time but only with a water efficient, high pressure device (eg gerni)

Paved or concreted surfaces cleaning

Washing and cleaning paved or concrete surfaces is permitted at any time but only with a water efficient, high pressure device (eg gerni)

Motor vehicle / boat / trailer cleaning

Vehicle and boat cleaning is permitted at any time with handheld hoses (fitted with a water efficient trigger nozzle)

Motor boat flushing

Boat motor and trailer flushing is permitted at any time for a maximum of five minutes at a low water flow

Filling of swimming pools / spas / water features (private and/or public)

Filling of swimming pools, spas and water features is only permitted between 6pm and 8am and must be monitored at all times

Mobile drinking water tankers supply and use *

Water use is subject to the above restrictions

Hydrant standpipes

Water use is subject to the above restrictions

*Includes potable water supplied by Wide Bay Water rainwater tanks connected to mains reticulated water supply, swimming pools, turf watering, dust suppression activities supplied with reticulated water.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please email Council at enquiry@frasercoast.qld.gov.au