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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Agency name:
Goulburn Valley Water
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This is the description for the Dookie area managed and maintained by Goulburn Valley Water

Current Restriction

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A hand held hose must be fitted with a trigger nozzle and can be used to wash your car and water your gardens and lawns at any time.

Watering systems can only be used to water residential and commercial gardens and lawns between 5pm – 10am, any day of the week.

Watering systems can only be used to water public gardens, lawns and playing surfaces between 5pm – 10am any day of the week, and only if fitted with a rain or soil moisture sensor. Public gardens, lawns and playing surfaces can also be watered in accordance with an approved Water Use Plan.

Water cannot be used in a fountain or a water feature unless it re-circulates the water.

Hosing down driveways, paths, concrete, timber decking and other paved areas is not permitted except in limited circumstances.