From water-sensitive facilities and urban design, to using smart metering to optimise irrigation efficiency across our parks and verges, the City works to improve water-use efficiency and protect surface and groundwater reserves to support healthy ecosystems and future population and economic growth.  

Water Management Strategy

The City of Karratha Water Management Strategy highlights important values associated with the critical water resources of the City which include drinking water, surface water, groundwater and wastewater. It proposes objectives, strategies and actions for the City in regards to the management of these water resources.

Water Efficiency Action Plan

The City of Karratha has embraced this challenge through participation in the Water Corporation’s Waterwise Council Program. The development of this Water Efficiency Management Plan is a subset of many initiatives aimed at furthering the City’s overall vision of creating a vibrant and sustainable community. This Plan details specific management actions that the City of Karratha is committed to implementing in order to achieve its objectives in relation to water conservation.

Water-wise Council

Aquatic centres

Council endorsement

Residential watering days

Reticulation systems


Showerhead swap


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