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Cook Shire Council owns and maintains a significant network of underground water and wastewater mains which deliver water throughout the towns and collect and treat sewage from homes and businesses.

Some of the major assets which help Council achieve these services are:

  • Three water treatment plants
  • Two wastewater (sewage) treatment plants
  • 11 water storage reservoirs
  • 15 bores
  • One weir
  • One dam
  • 19 pump stations
  • 80km of water mains
  • 37km of sewer mains 

Find out more about:

Water and Waste Water Customer Service Standards

Cooktown, Laura and Coen Wastewater Serviced Area Maps

Cooktown, Lakeland, Laura and Coen Water Serviced Area Maps

Cook Shire Council’s Water and Wastewater Performance Report KPI spreadsheet 2018-19

Coen Drinking Water Quality Management Plan

Coen Drinking Water Quality Management Plan report 2018-19

Laura Drinking Water Quality Management Plan

Laura Drinking Water Quality Management Plan report 2018-19

Lakeland Drinking Water Quality Management Plan

Lakeland Drinking Water Quality Management Plan report 2018-19

Cooktown Drinking Water Quality Management Plan

Cooktown Drinking Water Quality Management Plan report 2018-19

Cook Shire Overarching Drinking Water Quality Management Plan

ABN: 45 425 085 688

10 Furneaux Street Cooktown, Qld 4895

Mail: PO Box 3 Cooktown, Qld 4895

Email: mail@cook.qld.gov.au

Phone: (07) 4082 0500

Fax: (07) 4082 0588

Hours: 8.45am-4.45pm Monday to Friday