Welcome to Seqwater's media portal. Here you will find the latest media releases, and have access to our gallery of video and images.

  • 30 March 2017
Seqwater Wet Weather Dam Outlook

An update on Seqwater's dams outlook: operational releases from Somerset Dam into Wivenhoe Dam will continue today to balance current stored water supply volumes between the dams.  

  • Desalination plant ramps up again to supply drinking water
    • 27 March 2017

    The Gold Coast Desalination Plant is ramping up its water production once again. 

  • Revised drought plan for SEQ
    • 24 March 2017

    A revised drought plan for south east Queensland has been launched following a second consecutive failed wet season.

  • Water security and consumption update
    • 24 March 2017

    Weekly update on the region's water security and consumption, as well as recreation updates and news.

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  • Video
Weed harvester combats water hyacinth at Wyaralong Dam

A floating mechanical weed harvester off-loads water hyacinth its collected at Wyaralong Dam into a waiting dump truck

  • Photos
Seqwater combats water hyancinth invasion at Lake Wyaralong

Seqwater Biosecurity Officer Perry Ward at the site at Lake Wyaralong where works to control an infestation of water hyacinth is underway(3).JPG

Works in your area

From time to time, we need to upgrade our network of dams, plants, pipelines and associated infrastructure to maintain a reliable water supply for SEQ.

Recreation and safety notices

When there is a potential public health or safety risk, we may temporarily close lakes or parks until it is safe to re-open for public access.