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SunWater prepared for Tropical Cyclone Ita impact

11 Apr 2014

SunWater has prepared for cyclonic conditions in Far North Queensland ahead of Tropical Cyclone Ita, which is expected to cross the coast between Lockhart River and Innisfail tonight.

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Easter holiday makers urged to play it safe on the water

04 Apr 2014

Boaties, anglers and campers heading to Queensland’s popular dams for the Easter break will find they now have plenty of water on offer thanks to heavy rainfall over recent weeks. 

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SunWater prepares for severe weather in North Queensland

30 Jan 2014

SunWater is preparing for cyclonic conditions in North Queensland after the Bureau of Meteorology issued a Tropical Cyclone Watch for the coastline between Cairns and Mackay.

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SunWater working day and night to maximise water delivery to Burdekin irrigators

07 Jan 2014

SunWater is continuing to work with the Burdekin River Irrigation Area Committee (BRIAC) to maximise the delivery of available water to irrigators, as hot dry weather conditions continue to drive high demand in the Burdekin region.

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SunWater storage level update

06 Jan 2014

For detailed information on current SunWater storage levels, view the Water Storage Map (Flash) or the Current Storage Summary Report (PDF).

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Irrigators and SunWater work together to maximise water delivery as high demand stretches Burdekin water supply

19 Dec 2013
Warm temperatures and extensive irrigated crop areas continue to drive water demand in the Burdekin region, with high demand stretching the capacity of the channel delivery system.

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SunWater completes flood repairs at Callide Dam for the wet season

03 Dec 2013

SunWater has announced the completion of repairs at Callide Dam to rectify damage to the dam’s gates sustained during a flood event in early 2013, caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Oswald.

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SunWater storage level update

02 Dec 2013

For detailed information on current SunWater storage levels, view the Water Storage Map (Flash) or the Current Storage Summary Report (PDF).

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SunWater boosts literacy resources at Mitchell State School

29 Nov 2013

SunWater has provided a boost to literacy resources for students at Mitchell State School, as part of The Australian Literacy and Numeracy Foundation’s (ALNF) Share-A-Book initiative.

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SunWater statement regarding Industrial Magistrates Court ruling

08 Nov 2013
SunWater was today fined $80,000 in the Rockhampton Industrial Magistrates Court in connection to a fatality that occurred at Bedford Weir in November 2008.

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