Calliope Water Supply System Calliope Water Supply System

The provision of reticulated water is a direct responsibility of Council with the prime objective being the provision of safe and reliable supplies at an acceptable cost to the community, whilst encouraging a water conservation attitude within the community at large.

Council maintains two different systems; normal pressurized and constant flow.

Constant Flow Water Supply

Constant Flow Water Supply Systems operate at Beecher / Burua.  Because you know how much water you will receive, you will receive the bill for the combination of your fixed charge and your consumption charge.

The following water charges apply for the 2018-19 year in respect to premises connected to a constant flow water system.


Flow Valve  Amount 
Access only   $480
0.4L/min 211kls/annum $919
0.7L/min 368kls/annum $1246
1.0L/min 526kls/annum $1575
1.3L/min 684kls/annum $1904


Constant Flow water supply will be billed six-monthly and 10% discount will be available if payment received within 30 days after rate/utilities notice is issued and 5% if payment received within 60 days after rate/utilities notice is issued.