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National Water Week

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national water week 2017

National Water Week is from 15 – 21 October 2017

This year’s theme 'Water – the Heart of our Culture' encourages us to explore how water shapes our everyday lives through recreational activities, the natural world and our community values.

During National Water Week the following free events have been planned to highlight our need to continue to be water wise and implement new ways to conserve water. 

Water Stories at the Library

Free story time session, craft and a visit from 'Whizzy the Waterdrop'. Targeted to preschool aged children. All sessions start at 10.30am. No booking necessary. 

  • Wauchope Library, Monday October 16
  • Port Macquarie Library, Tuesday October 17
  • Laurieton Library, Wednesday October 18 

Catchment to Tap Water Tour

Bookings Essential: To book your place please complete the booking form below or contact Council on 6581 8111.

Thursday 19 October - Free

Departure:  Players Theatre:  8.45am for 9.00am, returning approximately 1.00pm. Morning Tea Provided.

Ever wondered where your water comes from and how it gets to your tap? Discover the answer on this tour of the Port Macquarie-Hastings water supply scheme, including Koree Island Pumping Station, the Wauchope Water Treatment Plant, Cowarra Dam and the Reclaimed Water Treatment Plant should time permit. 

RSVP Catchment to Tap Water Tour

    This page was last updated on: 05 October 2017