Fern Tree - 12 December 2018

Date and timeframe of outage

Wednesday 12 December 2018 - 9.00am - 11.30am

Area affected

Summerleas Road, Fern Tree 

Number of properties affected

Approx. 120 properties 

Cause of the outage

Repair water main

Information for customers

Customers are advised to store sufficient quantities of water for personal use during this period. Once water is restored, please run an outside tap until water is clear to remove any sediment, cloudiness or air in the pipes. If you continue to experience discoloured water after running the taps, please contact us.

If you have any special requirements please contact us.

TasWater apologises for any inconvenience that this work may cause.


All information regarding this outage is recorded in our asset information system, which forms a key input into our decision making tools. This will allow us to determine a structured program of maintenance, renewal or upgrade works, with the aim of reducing the likelihood of this outage happening again across all of our networks.