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.
This is the description for the Townsville area managed and maintained by Townsville City Council.
Odds and evens water restrictions apply at all four levels.
- Odd numbered houses can water on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday, Even numbered houses can water on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
Level 1 - When Ross River Dam is more than 10%. Ban on sprinklers between 9am and 4pm on all days. Handheld watering permitted anytime.