Storage and Rainfall Update

Monday, October 02, 2017

Rainfall was recorded at South Gippsland Water’s storages from 23rd – 29th September 2017. Lance Creek 13mm, Ruby Creek 10mm, Coalition Creek 13mm, Deep Creek 10mm, Little Bass 18mm and Battery Creek 18mm.

Total rainfall for the month of September was Lance Creek 168mm, Ruby Creek 141mm, Coalition Creek 168mm, Deep Creek 136mm, Little Bass 170mm and Battery Creek 185mm.

Philippe du Plessis, Managing Director for South Gippsland Water said, “September’s consistent rainfall has led to all storages reaching capacity over the last month.”

Any customers who have questions or concerns regarding their water supply can contact South Gippsland Water’s friendly Customer Service Team on 1300 851 636.

Reservoir Major towns supplied Capacity level % Current Status
Lance Creek Wonthaggi, Inverloch and Cape Paterson 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Ruby Creek Leongatha and surrounds 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Coalition Creek Korumburra and surrounds 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Foster Dam – Deep Creek Foster area 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Little Bass Poowong, Nyora and Loch 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Battery Creek Fish Creek 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures

 

River Systems Major Town Supplied Current Status
Tarwin Meeniyan, Dumbalk Permanent Water Saving Measures
Agnes Welshpool, Port Welshpool, Toora, Port Franklin Permanent Water Saving Measures
Tarra Yarram, Alberton, Port Albert Permanent Water Saving Measures

 

 

 

 

 

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