Water restrictions

Level 2 water restrictions currently apply to residents and businesses in the Fraser Coast region using potable water supplied by Wide Bay Water.*

WINTER WATERING - LEVEL 2 - restrictions include:

Activity Description
Hand Garden / Lawn Watering Hand held hoses are permitted between 4pm and 8am (winter watering) but must have a water efficient trigger nozzle -
Will revert back to 6pm - 8am 30 September 2021.
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.

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