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Dam Levels

Last updated Wednesday 21 August 2019 :

Dam levels shown below are generally updated on a weekly basis:

Port Macquarie Dam
max storage 2,500 megalitres
Cowarra Dam
max storage 10,000 megalitres
Total Combined
Storage level
93.4% 51.0% 59.4%

Total Storage Level = the combined level of Port Macquarie and Cowarra Dams, expressed as a percentage (%).

Historic Dam Levels (in %) 

Level 1 Water Restrictions commenced on Monday 15 April 2019.

Hastings River Update as at 21/08/2019

All extraction has ceased as a result of low river flows and we are now relying on stored water.   


This page was last updated on: 21 August 2019