Saving Water

Despite a high annual rainfall, Cairns has a relatively small catchment area, long dry periods and a growing population. Reducing water use in your household can help conserve this water for local ecosystems, as well as reducing the electricity required to treat and pump water across the region.

Water Conservation

  • To find out about sprinkler watering days, leak detection and water saving tips, head to Council's Saving Water webpage.
Last updated: 08 February 2018