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 pressurised and constant flow.
Council's Water Fees & Charges
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Calliope Water Supply
Gladstone Water Supply
Miriam Vale Water Supply
Bororen Water Supply
Agnes Water/Seventeen Seventy Integrated Water Project (Desalination)
Rain Water Tanks
Fixed Standpipe Water
For consumers within the Gladstone Regional Council local government area there are currently no water restrictions. Council would only impose restrictions when circumstances change and restrictions are required.
Drinking Water Quality Management Plan Report 2014.15
The Drinking Water Quality Management Plan Report 2014.15 documents Council's water service performance based on water quality and the implementation of actions detailed in the Queensland Government's Drinking Water Quality Management Plan (DWQMP) as required under the Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008.
The report pertains to water provided by Gladstone Regional Council through four water schemes - Lake Awoonga Scheme, Bororen Scheme, Miriam Vale Scheme, and the Agnes Water/Seventeen Seventy Scheme.
To view Council's Drinking Water Quality Management Plan Report 2014.15 click here
Drinking Water Quality Management Plan Report 2015.16
Council provides water to its residents via the Lake Awoonga, Bororen, Miriam Vale and Agnes Water/Seventeen Seventy schemes.
Drinking water quality is managed via an approved Drinking Water Quality Management Plan (DWQMP), ensuring the water to supplied to Council's 23,900 customers is safe and public health is maintained.
The Drinking Water Quality Management Plan Report 2015.16 documents the performance of Council's drinking water service with respect to water quality and performance in implementing the actions detailed in the DWQMP as required under the Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008.
To view the Drinking Water Quality Management Plan Report 2015.16 click here
Regional Water Supply Security Assessment
The Department of Energy and Water Supply and the Gladstone Regional Council have partnered to establish a shared understanding of the capability of Awoonga Dam, Gladstone's bulk water supply, to meet existing and future water demand.
The Regional Water Supply Security Assessment describes Council's Gladstone reticulation network bulk water supply system and existing and future water use, and summarises the likelihood of potential water supply restrictions and shortfalls now and into the future. To view the Regional Water Supply Security Assessment click here