Wastewater & Reuse

The Wastewater & Reuse team operates six wastewater treatment plants; four reuse water treatment plants; three stormwater recycling schemes and approximately 350 wastewater pump stations throughout metropolitan Adelaide.

The treatment plants process more than 220 megalitres of wastewater every day. 31% of wastewater is recycled.

Wastewater Treatment Plants:

  • Bolivar
  • Bolivar High Salinity
  • Glenelg
  • Christies Beach
  • Aldinga
  • Myponga

Reuse Water Treatment Plants:

  • Bolivar
  • Glenelg
  • Aldinga
  • Christies Beach

Stormwater Recycling Schemes:

  • Adelaide Airport
  • Barker Inlet (near Outer Harbor)
  • Lochiel Park (inner north east of Adelaide)

Wastewater treatment plant