Blue-green algae | Download [2MB]
Learn more about this naturally occuring organism that can impact recreation activities.
Boating permits | Download [1MB]
We will phase out boating permits for Wivenhoe and Somerset dams by mid-2017.
Closing lakes | Download [1MB]
Read about why we restrict activities or close lakes when there is a potential public health or safety risk.
Fire management | Download [1MB]
Our fire management program aims to protect life, property and the environment.
Fluoridation of water supplies| Download [1MB]
Fluoridation in Queensland is regulated in accordance with the Water Fluoridation Act 2008 and Water Fluoridation Regulation 2008.
Visit http://www.health.qld.gov.au/fluoride/water_fluoridation.asp for more information.
Gold Coast Desalination Plant | Download [1MB]
The Gold Coast Desalination Plant turns seawater into drinking water for the Gold Coast, Logan and Brisbane.
How dams work | Download [1MB]
Discover how our dams provide a safe, secure and cost-effective water supply, as well as help mitigate floods.
Land management | Download [1MB]
Managing the health of our catchments is vital to providing a safe, secure and cost effective drinking water supply.
Cathodic protection | Download [1MB]
Cathodic protection systems protect metallic structures, such as underground water pipelines, from corrosion.
Play it safe | Download [1MB]
General tips on how to play it safe at our dams, lakes and parks.
Play it safe (Boating) | Download [1MB]
How to play it safe while boating.
Play it safe (Swimming) | Download [1MB]
How to play it safe while swimming.
Play it safe (Multi-use trails) | Download [1MB]
How to play it safe on our multi-use trails.
Water quality and recreation | Download [1MB]
Read about how we balance community access with our essential role of ensuring a high quality water supply for the region.
Weir safety | Download [5MB]
Weirs are dangers and unpredictable - learn how to be safe around weirs.