• Seqwater taps into educational fun at this year’s Ekka
    Posted
    10 August 2017
    Type
    media release

    If you have visited the Ekka, you could be forgiven for thinking the rides, showbags and strawberry sundaes were still the biggest draw cards at the show.

    However more and more visitors are being drawn to the Agriculture Pavilion, where a stand run by South East Queensland bulk water supplier Seqwater is gaining a reputation for its fun and unique educational displays.

  • Infrastructure upgrades at Sparkes Hill Reservoirs, Stafford
    Posted
    4 August 2017
    Type
    works in your area

    Seqwater will be conducting bulk water pipeline maintenance at the Sparkes Hill Reservoirs in Stafford starting Thursday 3 August 2017 as part of critical infrastructure upgrades.

    Contractors will be accessing the area to modify underground pipes within the reservoir grounds. Standard working hours will be between 7am and 5pm for about six weeks, however night works will be required at times.

    Upcoming night works

  • Upcoming night works in Enoggera
    Posted
    4 August 2017
    Type
    works in your area

    Seqwater will be conducting essential bulk water pipeline maintenance in Enoggera on Wednesday 9 August and Thursday 10 August 2017, subject to weather conditions and other unexpected delays.

    Contractors will be working on Samford Road and Bond Street, Enoggera between 5pm and 6am to minimise local traffic impacts. We will attempt to minimise noise and other disruptions where possible during this period.

  • Maroon Dam - Slater Park shoreline works
    Posted
    4 August 2017
    Type
    recreation and safety notice

    Visitors are advised to exercise caution along the shoreline at Slater Park where undermining and some erosion of the bank is evident.
    The affected area has been cordoned off and signage placed at the site.
    In the interest of public safety all visitors are requested to please observe the direction of staff and signage while rectification works are completed.

  • Upcoming night works near Aspley Reservoir
    Posted
    2 August 2017
    Type
    works in your area

    We will be modifying underground pipelines from Tuesday 8 August 2017 as part of infrastructure upgrades at the Aspley Reservoir.

    The work will involve cutting into existing pipes and laying new ones to help us move water from the south of Brisbane to the northern region.

    Night works will be conducted within the reservoir grounds off Lawrence Road on Tuesday 8 August, subject to weather conditions and other unexpected delays. To minimise risks to water supply, work will start at 3am and may take up to 36 hours to complete.

  • Seqwater picks up three finalist nominations in Healthy Land and Water Awards
    Posted
    28 July 2017
    Type
    media release

    Seqwater has been recognised for its ongoing investment in improving the health of South East Queensland's waterways with three finalist nominations in the Healthy Land and Water Awards.

  • Cow poo lotto offers fresh way to raise moo-la for WaterAid
    Posted
    27 July 2017
    Type
    media release

    Who would have thought that cow poop could literally be worth its weight in gold?

    A novel approach to fundraising has paid off for a team of water innovators at Seqwater, after they raised more than $15,000 to support WaterAid’s work in Nicaragua by holding a ‘cow poo lotto’.

  • Anglers warned using pest fish as bait is out of line
    Posted
    25 July 2017
    Type
    media release

     Seqwater is urging recreational fishers to take care when removing and disposing of tilapia from South East Queensland waterways, with reports of people using the noxious fish as bait.

  • Pest baiting around Wivenhoe Dam from Monday 31 July 2017
    Posted
    25 July 2017
    Type
    works in your area

    Seqwater, in conjunction with Somerset Regional Council, is conducting pest management activities to manage wild dogs on land near Lake Wivenhoe.

    Under the Biosecurity Act 2014 and Biosecurity Regulation 2016, wild dogs are classified as a restricted biosecurity matter and Seqwater has a responsibility to manage them.

    1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) baits will be laid at various sites on Seqwater land around the dam and collected seven days later.

  • Pest baiting near Lake Wyaralong from Wednesday 2 August 2017
    Posted
    25 July 2017
    Type
    works in your area

    Seqwater is conducting pest management activities to manage wild dogs on land near Lake Wyaralong.

    Under the Biosecurity Act 2014 and Biosecurity Regulation 2016, wild dogs are classified as a restricted biosecurity matter and Seqwater has a responsibility to manage them.

    1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) baits will be laid at various sites on Seqwater land around the dam and collected seven days later.

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