Guidance on use of rainwater tanks

Tasmanians who rely on rainwater tanks for drinking water are reminded to take precautions to ensure they stay safe and healthy. After two cases of Tularaemia were linked with the bites of possums this year, there is a very low risk the rare disease may also be transmitted through untreated raw water supplies.

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Tularaemia in Tasmania

How to prevent contamination of rainwater tanks

Guidance on the use of water tanks