Refurbishment of Water Reservoirs

  • Type of work: Water Supply Works
  • Suburb: Earlville
  • Work period (anticipated): 01/03/2019 to 30/10/2019
  • Description: Refurbishment of water reservoirs to improve reliability of water supply, accommodate future demand and extend the life of the assets
  • Location: Off De Jarlais St
  • Status: Open

Refurbishment works on water reservoirs 3 & 4 located on Henley’s Hill off De Jarlais Street in Earlville to improve water supply reliability and ensure the current and future community water demand is met while extending the serviceable life of the reservoirs. Works commenced in late March 2019 and are expected to be completed by late September 2019, subject to favourable weather conditions.

Construction noise associated with the work may be experienced during working hours but will be kept to a minimum where possible. The work should have no impact on water supply.

Working hours will typically be between 7am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, and 7am to 4pm on Saturday. Any afterhours work being undertaken will be on an “as required” basis and nearby residents will be advised.

This project is a joint initiative of Cairns Regional Council and the Queensland Government.

Should you require further information in regards to the above work please contact Cairns Regional Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 69 22 47.

Last updated: 10 September 2019