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  • High Reliability 100%
  • Low Reliability 0%
  • High Reliability 30%
  • Low Reliability 0%
  • 50%

Southern Rural Water covers an area of 88,000 km2, or 37% of the state. To find out if your property is in Southern Rural Water’s area, visit the water in your region web page. A seasonal allocation tells irrigators what percentage of their high and low reliability water shares they can use for the season. It reflects how much water is actually available in storage.

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Southern Rural Water is responsible for 7 storages in its region, together with a number of smaller regulating structures. From these storages we harvest and store water for irrigation customers, urban water corporations and the Latrobe Valley Power generators in accordance with the provisions of Bulk Entitlement Orders.

Latest News

Newry supply customers

15 Oct 7 pm: Newry supply customers You'll see from the pic below the repairs that have been done to the channel over the weekend. Unfortunately, the area began to leak again earlier today. A team from Eastern Irrigation, Technical Services and contractors are on site...

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Survey for Koo Wee Rup groundwater future

Southern Rural Water is running a survey on the future of groundwater management in the Koo Wee Rup Water Supply Protection area. It seeks input from those who currently have groundwater licences, as well as those who would like to investigate getting a licence for...

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