Water

Find out about how we manage water, waterways and stormwater in Ku-ring-gai and how you can help by saving water.




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Waterways and catchments

Ku-ring-gai spans three of Sydney's major catchments. Find out more about our waterways and catchments.
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Flood risk management

Council is following the NSW Government’s Flood Prone Land Policy and Floodplain Development Manual (2005).
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Water Smart

Learn about what we are doing to reduce water consumption and what you can do at home and in the community.
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Household water systems

Regulations on greywater, septic tanks and rainwater tanks help protect human and environmental health.
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Water quality monitoring

Water quality, or stream health, is a focus for us and there are a number of actions we are undertaking to improve the quality of our Ku-ring-gai waterways.
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Waterways plans and policies

Find out how we are protecting and improving our precious urban waterways.