Water Restrictions

The Bureau of Meteorology’s Water Restrictions website provides access to current water restrictions information for the whole of Australia. Water restrictions information can be searched by State or Territory, water agency and restriction name. Water restriction names and rules vary throughout Australia due to local requirements.

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Hervey Bay

Agency name:
Fraser Coast Regional Council
Area web address:
Area description:

This applies to the Hervey Bay’s declared water supply area (areas supplied with drinking water by Fraser Coast Regional Council) which incorporates postcodes 4655, 4659 and 4662.


Current Restriction

Restriction name:
Level 1
Restriction type:
Permanent
Start date:
10/04/2017
End date:
Restriction web address:
Description summary:

• All irrigation and soaker hoses BANNED 9am-4pm daily
• Hosing of driveways and pavements BANNED AT ALL TIMES*

*except where a water efficient high pressure cleaner (i.e. similar to a gurney’) is used
• Hand held hosing permitted at anytime with a trigger nozzle

Flushing of boat motors by hose is allowed