Water Conservation & Quality

Council Objectives:
1. To protect and enhance the water quality in our watercourses, estuaries, lakes and the marine environment.
2. To conserve our valuable water resources to ensure future potable water supplies and environmental flows.

 

Hindmarsh Falls

Victor Harbor is blessed with a unique and diverse range of waterways. With its two major rivers, the Inman and Hindmarsh of which their freshwater streams flow from the Southern Mount Lofty Ranges into the Southern Ocean at Victor Harbor. These rivers provide almost continuous corridors of vegetation providing refuge for native wildlife. The river estuaries serve an important ecological function because they are the interface between saline and fresh water and land and sea.

Management Plan

For further information please refer to the Water Conservation & Quality section of the:Environment Management Plan(1549 kb):

 

Water Reuse

Please refer to the: Water Reuse Plan(1128 kb)