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National Water Week

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National Water Week:  21 – 27 October 2019 - It's time to change the world

This year’s theme "It's time to change the world" has been adapted from the 'World's Largest Lesson on the UN's Sustainable Development Goals', a campaign to introduce the 17 sustainable development goals to young people all over the world and unite them to take action to meet these goals by 2030.

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 storytime session, craft and a visit from 'Whizzy the Waterdrop'.  Sessions are targeted to preschool-aged children, all sessions start at 10.30am and no bookings are necessary. 

  • Wauchope Library, date TBA
  • Port Macquarie Library, date TBA
  • Laurieton Library, date TBA.

Catchment to Tap Water Tour

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

Date TBA - 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. 

Water Trail Tour Registration

    This page was last updated on: 07 May 2019