Wide Bay Water


    1 December 2022

    Hervey Bay: 69.0mm;
    Maryborough: 63.2mm
    (4 day cumulative)


    1 December 2022

    Lake Lenthall: 26.12m - 103.7%
    Teddington: 8.77m - 103.4%


    1 December 2022

    Total intake: 34.46ML


    1 December 2022

    Hervey Bay: 15.9ML;
    Maryborough: 5.8ML

    Water Restrictions

    1 December 2022

    Maryborough and surrounds - Level 1
    Hervey Bay & surrounds - Level 1

Wide Bay Water provides safe, reliable, efficient water and wastewater services to residents and businesses on the Fraser Coast.

The service area includes Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Tiaro, Torbanlea, Howard, River Heads and Burrum Heads.

Wide Bay Water also works with councils and water authorities across Australia delivering expertise in all areas of water management.

The region's water network includes Lake Lenthall, Cassava Dams, two weirs on the Burrum River and Teddington Weir on Tinana Creek and Mary River at Tiaro.

Water is purified at four treatment plants and wastewater is treated at eight treatment plants.

Wide Bay Water has an industry-leading wastewater reuse scheme for the irrigation of canefields, turf farms and its own hardwood plantations