Water Saving Resources

From calculating the size of tank you’ll need, to understanding water tank guarantees and government subsidies, or just learning new water saving tips, our resources section brings these conveniently into one place.

Australian Rainfall Map

Find the average millimetres of rainfall, and average number of rainfall days each year, over the last hundred years, with our interactive rainfall map.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve been asked many questions on the setup, maintenance and economics of owning water tanks over the last few decades. Here they are.

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Tank Size and Water Usage Calculator

Use this handy tool so you can work out how much water you use annually, and the size of water tank you'll need to cover that usage.

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100+ Water Saving Tips

Find the average millimetres of rainfall, and average number of rainfall days each year, over the last hundred years, with our interactive rainfall map.

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Government Rebates

Federal, state and local government authorities offer rebates and subsidies, which apply to water-efficient products and appliances, including water tanks.

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The Bushmans Blog

Get the latest news from Bushman's Blog with resources on industry topics, water statistics and special offers.

15 JUN

Water Tank Materials and Dealing with Fires

All water tanks are not built the same, but all water tanks are made with similar design principles; a base, roof and walls, and an inlet and outlet. The design may sound simple but are the result of significant and accumulated engineering expertise, research and development. All the design know-how prior to manufacture result in […]

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12 MAY

Plastic – Friend or Foe?

When selecting a rainwater tank, there are several factors that need to be considered. Obvious considerations are what tank size we need, and what colour we like. Other factors to keep in mind are; what is the intended use of the tank; is the tank for domestic use, for hobby or commercial farming? Space is […]

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08 MAY

Introducing the TXD5500 – 25,000L tank

Bushmans new 25,000L (TXD5500) is the latest addition to the TXD range. The TXD range comprise of pole-less, domed roof self-supporting poly tanks. This tank is now available to customers in NSW and in QLD. The roll out plan will see all states offer the TXD5500 by the end of 2020. • Now available in […]

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