MIWB Frequently Asked Questions
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Lake Moondarra Capacity
Friday 27 March 2015 74.5%
 
Lake Julius Capacity
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Drinking Water Quality
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Mount Isa Water Board (MIWB) was established in 1974 and is responsible for the supply of bulk treated water to industrial customers and Mount Isa City Council.

We are also trustee for the city's largest water and recreation reserve, Lake Moondarra, which provides a wildlife sanctuary and popular leisure and water sport venue for the people of Mount Isa.



MEDIA RELEASE

24 MAR 2015 - Treatment Equipment Online Ahead of Schedule
The benefits are flowing to Mount Isa from the new $9.2 million micro-filtration plant being installed by Mount Isa Water Board. Four of planned five permanent units are now online and operating well, twelve days ahead of schedule.

For more information, please refer to the media release (PDF).

19 MAR 2015 - Community support appreciated as excellent progress made on new water treatment plant installation
Investment in the new $9.2 million micro-filtration system for Mount Isa’s water supply is already paying off, with significant progress made in recent weeks on the installation of the city’s new filtration units.

For more information, please refer to the media release (PDF).

26 FEB 2015 - New Treatment Plant Progressing Well
The Mount Isa Water Board is pleased to advise the installation of the new micro-filtration infrastructure is progressing as scheduled, with the first of the new, permanent filtration units to be installed next week.

For more information, please refer to the media release (PDF).

20 FEB 2015 - Mount Isa Water Board grateful for opportunity to answer community questions
The Mount Isa Water Board was grateful for the opportunity to respond to questions from the community about Mount Isa’s water supply at Thursday night’s community forum.

For more information, please refer to the media release (PDF).

13 FEB 2015 - Mount Isa Water Board Welcomes Community Forum
The Mount Isa Water Board welcomes the opportunity for open dialogue with the community about the current water situation at a public forum being organised by Mount Isa City Council.

For more information, please refer to the media release (PDF).



RECENT CORRESPONDENCE

Correspondence with Mount Isa City Council (PDF)

Information flyer distributed at Community Forum on Thursday 19 February 2015 (PDF)


 

UPDATED FAQs

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Mount Isa Water Board is a Category One Water Authority established under the Water Act 2000.   The Mount Isa Water Board operates as a commercialized statutory authority carrying out water activities in the Mount Isa region in the State of Queensland.


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