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Can You Drink Tap Water in Bendigo?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Bendigo, Australia.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Australia is a out of 100.
Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Bendigo.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Australia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
The Australian Government has taken over the running of the water treatment in Bendigo, Australia. This is a massive undertaking that will be hard on the people who live here but there are some good benefits to having clean water in your home.
First of all you will find that it is extremely cheap to have water that is treated with pure natural minerals and tap water has always been full of chemicals and other contaminants. Most of the chemical additives are there because they are a byproduct of the pharmaceuticals that they are used for. It is also much more expensive to buy bottled water than to make your own. Some of the bottled water companies do use these chemicals to help make sure that the tap water stays at its best.
But what about the health effects of drinking water that is heavily contaminated? There are numerous things that can be found in tap water that can do damage to your health. A lot of the contaminants that we find in the water suppl
The estimated price of bottled water
$1.43 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14% Very Low
- Water Pollution 29% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 86% Very High
- Water Quality 71% High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Bendigo, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.