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How you can manage water at home

Installing a rainwater tank helps to protect local waterways – such as the Cooks River – and manage precious water resources.

How you can manage stormwater and save water at home

We can do many things every day to manage stormwater and save water in the home and our workplaces:

Find out more with Council's free workshops and tours

Rainwater harvesting workshop

Rainwater harvesting workshopCouncil holds free rainwater harvesting workshops which are compulsory for anyone applying for the Rainwater Tank Rebate.

The workshop provides detailed information on choosing, installing and maintaining the most suitable rainwater tank system for your home, plus everything you need to know about claiming rebates.

Bookings are essential.

Sustainable House Day

Sustainable Homes tourCouncil holds regular tours of sustainable homes. The dates for 2018 are yet to be fixed. 

Visit the Sustainable Homes Tours page for more information.

Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) workshop series

Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) workshop seriesCouncil runs the Water Sensitive Urban Design workshop series twice a year. This 3-part workshop series introduces you to the principles of Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) with a practical hands-on workshop that designs and builds a water sensitive feature on a participant's property.

For more information click here

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