Being able to desalinate seawater ensures that drinking water is still available even in times of drought.  We operate seawater desalination plants at Penneshaw on Kangaroo Island and the Adelaide Desalination Plant (ADP) located at Port Stanvac.  

In 2016-17, desalinated seawater accounted for 2.1% of South Australia’s total water supply. More information on desalination can be found here.

  • Major faults

  • Underway

  • Field St
  • Whyalla Playford
  • 22/03/2018
  • Water Off
  • Last Updated: 22/03/2018 09:11 PM - We are on-site responding to an incident in Whyalla Playford. Water may not be available in the surrounding area until 22/03/2018 11:56 PM. Traffic restrictions may also apply. Reference Number WO: 06283736.
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  • Scheduled works

  • Underway
  • Torrens Rd
  • Renown Park
  • 22/03/2018
  • Upgrade
  • Estimated start time (water off): 22/03/2018 9:00 PM
    Estimated restore time (water back on): 22/03/2018 5:00 AM

    As part of the required water main upgrade program and the ongoing Torrens Road to River Torrens project, SA Water will be undertaking a water main link-in along Torrens Rd, Renown Park on Thursday 22 March 9:00pm to 5:00am. Traffic restrictions may also apply.

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