Let's make your garden waterwise

Prior to 2018, 70% of Townsville’s residential water supply was being used on our lawns and gardens. Here is where we can make our biggest impact!

After registering, select a combination of products below that adds up to your allocated amount. As you select products and your allocated budget starts running out, more products will appear greyed out. Keep trying a range of product combinations until you land on the preferred package you are happy with.

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Lawn Care Package - up to 4 to 6 weeks wait

$86

Treat your lawn to a selection of soil enhancers and fertilisers designed to reduce your water use. (Please note delays of up to 4 to 6 weeks to collect Lawn Care Package.)

Waterwise Plants - up to 30 - up to 16 to 20 weeks wait

$5 each

Cut down your garden water use with a selection of hardy native plants* recommended for their low water needs. (Please note delays of up to 16 to 20 weeks to collect Waterwise Plants.)

* Species selection will be at the discretion of the nominated supplier. Please refer to your customer order form once you have finalised your order for further information.

Mulch Delivery - 3m³

$214

Mulched gardens actively save water by reducing garden evaporation and assisting with weed management. Here you can have 3m³ of forest mulch – delivered* to your door!

* The supplier will contact you within 7 days to organise a time for delivery. Delivery may be delayed by up to 6 – 8 weeks.

Mulch Spread - 3m³ - must also order Mulch Delivery

$284

We’re rolling up our sleeves to assist disability or pensioner concession holders* by spreading the mulch we deliver.

* Available to community members entitled to support services, disability or pensioner only. Must be ordered with mulch delivery.

Low Flow Sprinkler - Large - up to 4 to 6 weeks wait

$22 each

Reduce water use with a long throw, low volume, high yield sprinkler with droplets that resist wind-drift and evaporative loss. (Please note delays of up to 4 to 6 weeks to collect Low Flow Sprinkler.)

* Suitable for a 15m² area.

Low Flow Sprinkler - Small

$13 each

Smaller backyard? Try a short throw, low volume, high yield sprinkler with droplets that resist wind-drift and evaporative loss.

* Suitable for a 8m² area.

Tap Timer - up to 12 weeks wait

$28 each

Actively reduce garden water use with a 6 hour tap timer that also provides backflow prevention. (Please note delays of up to 8 to 12 weeks to collect Tap Timer.)

Compost Bin - 300-470L - up to 4 to 6 weeks wait

$56

Actively save water through vegetation recycling and production of natural plant fertilisers. (Please note delays of up to 4 to 6 weeks to collect Compost Bin.)

Compost Bin - Tumbling Chamber - up to 6 to 8 weeks wait

$70

Save water with vegetation recycling. The tumbling chamber allows you to produce natural plant fertilisers, enhancing the process through aeration. (Please note delays of up to 6 to 8 weeks to collect Tumbling Chamber.)

Compost Bin - Tumbler - up to 8 to 12 weeks wait

$164

Produce natural plant fertilisers from household scraps and actively reduce water use. Enhance this process with tumble mixing to increase aeration. (Please note delays of up to 8 to 12 weeks to collect Tumbler.)

Compost Bin - 15L Benchtop - up to 4 to 6 weeks wait

$24

Live in an apartment? No worries! Make compost from your benchtop with this compact composting solution. (Please note delays of up to 4 to 6 weeks to collect Compost Bin.)

Worm Farm - 2 Tray - up to 4 to 6 weeks wait

$64

Recycle your organic waste into rich natural fertilizer for your garden. Saving water and enhancing your garden? It’s a win-win! (Please note delays of up to 4 to 6 weeks to collect Worm Farm.)

Worm Farm - 3 Tray - up to 6 to 8 weeks wait

$73

Save even more water and recycle larger quantities of organic waste into rich natural fertiliser for your garden. (Please note delays of up to 6 to 8 weeks to collect Worm Farm.)