Water bottle refill stations have been installed around the Manning and Great Lakes

The water bottle refill station in Elizabeth Park, Taree.
The water bottle refill station in Elizabeth Park, Taree.

Choosing tap water is now an easy decision as more than a dozen refill stations have been created at various spots around the Manning and Great Lakes.

Installed as part of a MidCoast Water Services program, the stations have been placed in parks, sporting grounds and beachside areas to give the community a choice for drinking water when on the move.

The stations can be found at:

  • Boomerang Beach, northern end
  • Bulahdelah showground
  • Forster, Boronia Park soccer club rooms
  • Forster, Main Beach at the pool
  • Hawks Nest, Providence Park
  • Pacific Palms Surf Club
  • Taree, Recreation ground building
  • Taree, River walk at Pulteney St (just past the play equipment)
  • Taree, River Walk at the old pool
  • Taree, Little Athletics sports field clubhouse (end of Bligh St)
  • Tea Gardens, Marine Drive
  • Tuncurry, John Wright Park
  • Tuncurry, Little Street Baths
  • Tuncurry, South Street sports complex
  • Tuncurry Memorial Park
  • Tuncurry rock pool
  • Wingham, Central Park playground
  • Wingham sportsground

Local refill stations are also available on the Choose Tap app or via the MidCoast Water Services’ website.

This app shows where tap water is available across Australia.