Tapping into the Benefits of Rainwater Tanks

Melbourne Water


Key lessons from recent projects in the Melbourne Region

This report provides a summary of findings from research undertaken by Melbourne Water to understand the multiple benefits of rainwater tanks and the role they can play in Melbourne’s water system. 

The report summarises the following four case studies:

  • The ‘Little Stringybark Creek Project’
  • ‘Tanks for Helping Your Creek’
  • ‘Distributed Storages’
  • ‘Water Smart Moreland’

The report aims to provide information to assist policy makers and planners to improve future water sector outcomes and community benefits.