Level 1 Water Restrictions 

(Monday, 31 August, 2020)

Douglas Shire Council turned on Level 1 Water Restrictions Monday 31 August.

Unless otherwise noted, the restrictions refer to all private, commercial and industrial sectors within the Douglas Shire Council water supply.

  • Watering cans/buckets allowed at any time
  • Hand-held hoses with trigger/twist nozzles allowed at any time and need to be attended at all times

While Level 1 Water Restrictions allows the use of sprinklers and irrigation systems, they must only be used between 6am to 8am and 6pm and 8pm on alternate days.

  • EVEN-numbered houses or not prescribed street number: Wed, Fri, Sun
  • ODD-numbered houses: Tue, Thu, Sat

Irrigation systems are NOT permitted on Mondays.

More information on Council’s Water Restrictions is available, here.

Learn how to save water around the home by visiting the Queensland Government website for more information.