North East Water provides drinking water, sewerage, recycled water and trade waste services to a population of more than 100,000 people and 4,000 businesses in Victoria’s north east.
North East Water’s service area extends across 20,000 square kilometres along the Murray River from Corryong to Yarrawonga, then south to Benalla and the alpine towns of Bright, Mount Beauty and Dartmouth. It includes the urban centres of Wodonga and Wangaratta.
Drinking Water Supplied
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North East Water acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the lands in which it operates. It pays respect to their Elders, past and present. It also recognises the strong cultural connection that our Traditional Owners and Aboriginal Communities have to the land and waterways within our region. North East Water acknowledges the Aboriginal values of the land and waterways.
Local government areas served by North East Water include:
Note: This map is indicative only. Please contact North East Water for more accurate and up-to-date boundary information. You can also use our interactive map to check whether your location is serviced by North East Water.
North East Water manages various water supply systems as well as purchasing water from their wholesaler, Goulburn-Murray Water.
Water supplied to North East Water customers is taken from various rivers, streams, reservoirs and groundwater aquifers. These sources include the Murray, Ovens, Mitta Mitta and West Kiewa River catchments.
More information about water sources can be found in North East Water’s latest Annual Water Quality Report.
Assets at a glance
North East Water operates and maintains a range of assets, including the following water and sewerage infrastructure.
km of water mains
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is responsible for North East Water’s strategic planning and is accountable to the Minister for Water for the corporation’s performance. The Board is supported and advised by the Executive, who oversee the corporation’s day-to-day management under the leadership of the Managing Director.
Address: 83 Thomas Mitchell Drive, Wodonga VIC 3690
Postal: PO Box 863, Wodonga VIC 3689
Phone: 1300 361 622
The information on this page was sourced from North East Water’s 2017-18 Annual Report, 2017-22 Customer and Community Strategy and 2016-17 Annual Water Quality Report.
Page last updated: 19/10/22