Notifications of any disruptions to water races

Current Disruptions and Outages

Disruptions will affect all races downstream and it may take up to 48 hours for flows in races lower down to be fully restored.


Date: 15/01/2021 - until further notice
Type: Disruption
Affected Schemes: Upper Ellesmere Scheme
Map: Affected Water Races in the Upper Ellesmere Scheme [PDF, 1040 KB]
Details: 


Date: 19/01/2021 - 23/01/2021
Type: Disruption
Affected Schemes: Paparua Scheme
Map: Affected Water Races in the Paparua Scheme [PDF, 1575 KB]
Details: Due to CSM2 works, there is a planned water race outage east of Rolleston, involving the Paparua scheme. The outage will affect the main water race along Dawsons Road, Waterholes Road and Hamptons Road as well as the side races related to this race.


Date: 18/01/2021 - 22/01/2021
Type: Disruption
Affected Schemes: Paparua Scheme
Map: Affected Water Races in the Paparua Scheme [PDF, 1767 KB]
Details: Due to CSM2 works, there is a planned water race outage east of Rolleston, involving the Paparua scheme. The outage will affect the main water race along Curraghs Road and Robinsons Road as well as the side races related to this race..


Date: 17/01/2021 - 21/01/2021
Type: Disruption
Affected Schemes: Paparua Scheme
Map: Affected Water Races in the Paparua Scheme [PDF, 1255 KB]
Details: Due to CSM2 works, there is a planned water race outage east of Rolleston, involving the Paparua scheme. The outage will affect the water race on Main South Road and the side races which includes areas around Larcombs Road, Paige Place, Berketts Road, Justine Drive, Bellam Road and Cross Road.


Paparua Scheme Water Race Users

Check our Paparua water race irrigation page for current restrictions and the daily roster.


Please contact the Council if you have any questions regarding any other disruptions.