Welcome to Seqwater's media portal. Here you will find the latest media releases, and have access to our gallery of video and images.

  • 24 March 2017
Revised drought plan for SEQ

A revised drought plan for south east Queensland has been launched following a second consecutive failed wet season.

  • Water security and consumption update
    • 24 March 2017

    Weekly update on the region's water security and consumption, as well as recreation updates and news.

  • Applications open for Seqwater’s Water for life community grants program
    • 20 March 2017

    Seqwater is once again offering community organisations the chance to receive up to $10,000 in grant money for projects that increase public water education and involve people in caring for their waterways.

  • Dam outlook
    • 20 March 2017

    A weekly update on key bulk water supply information for South East Queensland, in particular the current Bureau of Meteorology forecast and the likely impact on dam levels/releases and water supply.

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  • Video
Weed harvester combats water hyacinth at Wyaralong Dam

A floating mechanical weed harvester off-loads water hyacinth its collected at Wyaralong Dam into a waiting dump truck

  • Photos
Seqwater combats water hyancinth invasion at Lake Wyaralong

Seqwater Biosecurity Officer Perry Ward at the site at Lake Wyaralong where works to control an infestation of water hyacinth is underway(3).JPG

Works in your area

From time to time, we need to upgrade our network of dams, plants, pipelines and associated infrastructure to maintain a reliable water supply for SEQ.

Recreation and safety notices

When there is a potential public health or safety risk, we may temporarily close lakes or parks until it is safe to re-open for public access.