Perth’s two desalination plants have now produced one trillion litres of drinking water
22 Jun 2018
How much is one trillion litres of water? Imagine Optus Stadium filled around 1,000 times – or 444,444 Olympic-sized swimming pools.
The Perth Seawater Desalination Plant first started producing drinking water in 2006 and the Southern Seawater Desalination Plant came online in 2011. They have a combined capacity of around 145 billion litres of water a year.
Keep away from stormwater drains
3 Aug 2018
Be careful around stormwater drains over winter. For safety reasons, we remind people to keep away from stormwater drains.