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Rain brings welcome boost

Southern Rural Water has welcomed the recent rainfall which has flowed through the catchments into local reservoirs in the state’s south west, following two years of below average rainfall and diminishing storage levels. This boost to the storages has enabled...

Increase for MID farmers

After recent rain, Macalister Irrigation District irrigators have been allocated 70% against high reliability water shares, giving them confidence to plan for the coming season. Inflows to Lake Glenmaggie and Thomson dam from recent rainfall in the upper catchments...

Glenmaggie proves consistent as storage fills

Despite a tough season and ongoing dry conditions, Lake Glenmaggie has started to fill and Southern Rural Water (SRW) has announced an opening allocation of 45% for the Macalister Irrigation District customers this season. Lake Glenmaggie had fallen to a low of 6%...

Werribee Sth temp road closure

Southern Rural Water advises that Diggers Road will be closed between Whites Road and Farrants Road, Werribee South for pipeline construction works as part of the Werribee irrigation modernisation project. Friday 28 June – Tuesday 2 July 2019 from 7am –...