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24 APR

The indispensable importance of rainwater harvesting in rural Australia

Australia is the driest continent on earth, yet farming is at the core of Australian life. The question of how is this possible in such a dry environment is fair. The city sider rarely thinks about the source of water, […]

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27 FEB

What can rainwater be used for?

The Millennium Drought During the first decade of the 2000s, eastern Australia experienced the worst drought on record. The scale of the drought was of such proportions that it is referred to as “The Millennium Drought” [1]. The need to […]

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10 NOV
close up image of rippling water in a lake

101 Easy & Effective Water Saving Tips

With climate change worsening water shortages, issues surrounding water conservation have reached a critical point. In fact, the water crisis is the #1 global risk based on impact to society (as a measure of devastation), as announced by the World […]

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22 JUL
Chemical Test Bottles

Safety first: a guide to chemical storage

Step 1: Identify the chemical Before you can begin finding the right type of chemical storage tank you must first identify the type of chemical which is to be stored and take into account the factors surrounding the nature of […]

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18 APR

Everything You Need To Know About Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater harvesting is one of the most effective ways to save water and has many benefits for the both individual and environment. When done correctly, the process allows users to collect rainwater that falls on roofs, hard surfaces and runs […]

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25 JAN
close up image of rippling water in a lake

101 Easy & Effective Water Saving Tips

With climate change worsening water shortages, issues surrounding water conservation have reached a critical point. In fact, the water crisis is the #1 global risk based on impact to society (as a measure of devastation), as announced by the World […]

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22 APR
A cream coloured water tank siutated in a paddock with landscape behind it

Managing Australia’s Water Supplies

Originally founded in 1989, Bushmans Tanks is proud to serve New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, and South Australia, and parts of the Northern Territory. The company’s motto, “Saving Australia’s Water,” stands as a reflection of Bushmans Tanks and the valuable […]

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30 NOV
Kangaroos on a field in South Australia

Rainfall by Region: South Australia

Climate Overview: South Australia, like its neighbours, is driest in the interior with rainfall increasing as one moves toward the coast. These southern and coastal regions have a milder Mediterranean climate, while the rest of the state is classified as […]

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30 NOV
Rain drops falling on water in a lake

Rainfall by region: Victoria

Victoria’s Climate Overview: The southerly position of Victoria means that it tends to be cooler and receive more rainfall than other mainland area, yet despite its relatively small size the climate varies noticeably between areas. Sections in the north-west of […]

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