Cairns Water Restrictions
Permanent water conservation measures are in place for private gardens and commercial watering. Make sure you only irrigate your garden within the following times:
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- Odd-numbered houses permitted to use sprinklers on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday between the hours of 5am - 9am and 5pm - 9pm.
- Even-numbered houses permitted to use sprinklers on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday between the hours of 5am - 9am and 5pm - 9pm.
- No sprinkler use permitted on Monday.
- Hand-held hoses with a trigger nozzle, watering cans and buckets can be used at any time.