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Primary industry

Water is a crucial resource to our primary industries, and is used in large quantities for irrigation, cleaning and water stock. It's important that we begin to implement sustainable practices to reduce water consumption and preserve this resource for our future.

Dairy industry tips

Many dairy farmers have already made significant water efficiency gains in recent times by conserving water during yard cleaning, milking, machine cleaning and when using plate coolers.

Horticulture industry tips

Water efficiency is important to the sustainable growth of this vital industry to ensure we can enjoy a year round supply of fresh fruit and vegetables.

Wine industry tips

Effective management of water resources is essential for vineyards and wineries. Saving water can have economic and production benefits for this industry.

Water restrictions now apply

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Find out what water restrictions mean for your business, how to prepare your business' Water Efficiency Management Plans (WEMP), and frequently asked questions.