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In Katherine, it is important we all work together to ensure our water sources remain safe and reliable. Power and Water's Living Water Smart program is helping the community reduce water use to keep [...]
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6th February 2019 More than 400 showerheads at Katherine hotels, motels and caravan parks have been replaced with more water efficient models to help save up to 14 million litres of water per year. [...]
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Living Water Smart's Garden Tune Up provides a free garden irrigation audit at your home or business by one of our registered irrigation experts. The irrigator will reprogram your irrigation controller to provide your garden with the water it needs, when it needs it. It also includes up to $50 of on-the-spot irrigation repairs.
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If you’ve found a leak in your home, it pays not to overlook it. Using Living Water Smart’s Leak Find and Fix rebate, you can contact one of our registered plumbers to check out the leak and, if it costs less than $200 to fix, you won’t have to pay anything towards it.
Water Saving Tips
There's just one rule of thumb for your irrigation in the Wet season - turn it off when it rains. Everyone needs to play their part to be water smart. You can help this Wet. If you are going away: [...]
Water Saving Tips
Irrigation controllers and tap timers are a great way to give your garden the water it needs when it needs it. But some irrigation controllers can be hard to program! If you feel like this then why [...]
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Water use remained low last week averaging 7.1 million litres a day - the lowest it has been all year! If you're going away at Christmas: Do a quick leak check at your water meter - visit our website [...]
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Water use has remained 'good' at an average of 7.3 million litres per day over the past week. While you may have already switched your irrigation off during the recent rains, don't forget to check for [...]
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Keeping your garden green Water use has remained 'good' at an average of 7.2 million litres per day over the past week. After rain, mulch, mulch, mulch! That's the advice from 'seasoned gardeners' in [...]
Katherine Water Champion
Meet Lyn and her pooch Harvey! Together they are Water Champions. Lyn moved into her elevated home 8 years ago, and with it took on a beautiful tropical style garden filled with palms, orchids, [...]
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Rain is helping water the garden in Katherine Water use continues to decrease as welcome rain becomes more regular. We achieved a commendable result of just an average of 6.9 million litres per day [...]
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Wish you had the time to make your garden more water efficient? Depending on the nature of your business, a high percentage of your water use is likely to be on lawns and gardens. Whether you are a [...]