Notice: Ben Anderson Barrage maintenance work

The Bundaberg region has been impacted by ongoing record dry conditions which has led to low inflows to our storages and low levels in the Burnett River. This provides Sunwater with an opportunity to undertake the next round of maintenance work to replace shutters at Ben Anderson Barrage to ensure its ongoing safe and reliable […]

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Fairbairn Dam residents and visitors advised to boil drinking water

Fairbairn Dam

Update 2: 10 September 2021, 12:45pm As of Tuesday, 7 September the boil water alert for Fairbairn Dam is no longer in effect. Update 1: 7 April 2021, 11:00am This alert applies from Tuesday 6 April 2021 to all residents and visitors in the immediate vicinity of Fairbairn Dam who receive drinking water from the […]

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Interruption to Burdekin Falls Dam potable water supply

Burdekin Falls Dam Camp Site

Due to essential maintenance works taking place on the high-level water tank, there will be an interruption to the potable water supply at the Burdekin Falls Dam campsite from Tuesday 11 to Friday 14 May 2021. Works will be carried out between 9:00am and 3:00pm. Water pressure will be reduced and intermittent shut down periods […]

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Burdekin Falls Dam (Lake Dalrymple) boat ramp open, road still closed

Lake Dalrymple at sunset

Burdekin Falls Dam continues to spill water however outflows are decreasing and the boat ramp is open. The road directly below the spillway remains closed at this time. If you plan to visit, please follow social distancing guidelines in place during the COVID-19 public health crisis. For forecasts and river levels: For dam updates: […]

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Bundaberg Water Supply Scheme kitchen table conversations

Two men standing together holding flowers in a field

Customers are invited to meet with our team so we can share information and respond to your questions about the scheme, how announced allocations are calculated and the next steps for deciding the future of Paradise Dam. If you are interested in hosting a kitchen table conversation, please speak with your neighbours who are also […]

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