Saving water

Ensuring our region manages water sustainably is a priority for Unitywater. Find out how you can save water in these pages.

Water restrictions
Water restrictions are set by Seqwater in Queensland.
Water saving tips
Some tips on how you can save water and the environment
Water-efficient devices
Here, we provide a summary of the key water-saving devices you can install in your home.
Rainwater tanks
Installing a rainwater tank will help ease demands on town water supply.
Greywater is generated from the bath, shower, wash basin and laundry.
Bore water
Bore water can be used for domestic purposes instead of using drinking water.
    Saving Tips
  • Gardening Tip #3

    Choose a drought-tolerant lawn species and leave your lawn 2.5cm high or longer to reduce evaporation and remember brown grass is often still alive and will regenerate with rain.