The boil water notice for properties connected to the Millstream (North and South) water supply scheme has been cancelled. Water supplied to properties now complies with Queensland Health and Australian Drinking Water Guideline requirements.
The water service to properties in this area is now considered safe for all use including bathing, drinking and preparing food, ice, baby formula and beverages. Residents should flush the pipes for several minutes before using the water.
We will continue to monitor the water supply in accordance with Queensland Health’s requirements/
Atherton properties connected to the Upper Barron/Scrubby Creek waster supply scheme remain under boil water notice.
For immediate information on boil water notices (and severe weather and emergency events) via SMS and email, register with our free Early Warning Network at www1.ewn.com.au/tablelands/register.aspx.