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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Cairns

Agency name:
Cairns Regional Council
Area web address:
Area description:

The Cairns greater area between Palm Cove in the North and Bramston Beach on the Southern boundary of the Council.


Current Restriction

Restriction name:
PWCM - Jan 19
Restriction type:
Permanent
Start date:
03/01/2019
End date:
Restriction web address:
Description summary:

No manual or automated sprinklers, microspray or drip watering systems on Mondays. Odd numbered houses, sprinklers allowed on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays between the hours of 5am to 9am and 5pm to 9pm only. Even numbered houses, sprinklers allowed on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays between the hours of 5am to 9am and 5pm to 9pm only. Hand held hoses fitted with a trigger nozzle, watering cans or buckets can be used at any time.