Water Supply & Sewerage Network

Town Water Supplies

The Balonne Shire Council owns and operates seven water supply networks in the towns of Bollon, Dirranbandi, Hebel, Mungindi, St George and Thallon.

Bollon

Untreated artesian bore supply.

Dirranbandi         

Treated water mixed with untreated artesian bore supply.

Hebel

Untreated artesian bore supply.

Mungindi

Moree Plains Shire Council treats water from the town weir on the Bokhara River in Mungindi, NSW and meters it before it crosses the border to Balonne Shire ratepayers in Mungindi Qld.

St George Bore

Untreated artesian bore supply.

St George River

An untreated supply from the town weir on the Balonne River is used for gardens, toilets and fire fighting. Water is purchased from SunWater, who determines Council's allocation according to supply availability.

Thallon

Untreated artesian bore supply.


Sewerage Systems

The Balonne Shire Council owns and operates sewerage systems in the towns of St George, Bollon and Dirranbandi. These systems were constructed in the early 1960's with some subsequent mains extensions in St George.
Premises in the towns of Hebel, Mungindi (in Qld) and Thallon have septic systems in use.

Council also provides campervan and motorhome travellers with 3 dump point facilities in the Shire:

  • St George - McGahan Street, behind Showgrounds.
  • Dirranbandi - Behind swimming pool at Showgrounds .
  • Bollon - Northern side of old fire station.

For further information please contact Council's Director of Technical Services on (07) 4620 8888.

 

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CUSTOMER SERVICE STANDARDS FOR SEWERAGE SERVICE 

CUSTOMER SERVICE STANDARDS FOR WATER SERVICE 

SWIM - WATER & SEWERAGE ANNUAL DATA 2015-16 

BALONNE SHIRE COUNCIL - DWQMP REPORT 2015-16