Water mains distribute water from creeks or river catchments to the treatment plant for treatment, to the reservoir for storage, and then to your home or business for consumption.
Fitzroy River Water maintains the following water main connections as at July 2017:
- 33,602 access connections
- 659 km of mains
- 4,401 access connections
- 110 km of mains
- 1,510 access connections
- 71 km of mains
The water supply system is continually being improved by Fitzroy River Water replacing aged and damaged water mains across our network. This work reduces the risk of pipe breaks and helps maintain good quality drinking water.