Water and Sewerage Water and Sewerage


Council owns and operates three articulated water systems at Julia Creek, Kynuna and McKinlay. All water is sourced from the Great Artesian Basin and complies with Australian drinking water guidelines.


Julia Creek is the only town in the shire with an articulated sewerage system. Other towns in the shire use septic systems.

Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008

The following is circulated as part of Council’s general interest in distributing information about Councils Water and Sewarage documents to ensure Council comply with Section 575A of the Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008..

- Customer Service Standard

- DWQMP Report 2016-17

- Performance Report 2016-17