STATUS: Level 2 Water Restrictions
(November 13, 2019)
Douglas Shire Council has turned on Level 2 Water Restrictions.
This means restrictions on using garden irrigation systems and sprinklers in Douglas Shire. Level otwo water restrictions only allow these outdoor systems to be used between 6am to 7am and 6pm to 7pm on alternate days. (See below)
EVEN-numbered houses or not prescribed street number:
Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Irrigation systems are NOT permitted on Mondays.
For full details of water restrictions, follow the link below.
Council is encouraging everyone to focus on reducing water usage, particularly in backyard and gardens.
Water levels at the intake have dropped below 130mm.
The Queensland Government has many water wise resources available to assist residents and business in reducing their water usage available at https://www.qld.gov.au/environment/water/residence/use