Water Supply


There are currently no "water restictions" in place within Carrathool Shire. 


There are currently no "water quality alerts" in place within Carrathool Shire. Council notifys residents of alerts via Council's Facebook, website and newsletter.


Carrathool Shire Council supplies potable water to the township of Hillston and villages of Carrathool, Merriwagga, Goolgowi and Rankins Springs.  Potable water is supplied via sub-artesian bores at various sites, followed by treatment including Aeration and Chlorination.


Please click on following links to find out ways to save the water:
https://www.energyaustralia.com.au/blog/better-energy/8-simple-ways-save-water
https://www.natureaustralia.org.au/get-involved/how-to-help/easy-water-saving-tips/
https://www.watercorporation.com.au/save-water/water-saving-tips
http://www.sydneywater.com.au/sw/your-home/using-water-wisely/water-wise-tips/index.htm
http://www.yourhome.gov.au/water/reducing-water-demand