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Is Dubbo Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Dubbo?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

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 Dubbo.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Australia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


Tap Water Dubbo is one of the most pristine water systems in the entire world. It was selected as one of the best places to do a water test in the country by the World Health Organization (WHO). So, what makes this Australian outback so healthy?

The clean tap water of Dubbo is produced from a unique aquifer that is located under the Table Mountain region. Because this aquifer is protected, the water in the tap water system has a very good quality and is undisturbed by plant or animal life. As such, there are no fluctuation in the water''s level and it can be safely used for drinking and cooking with little worry about harmful contaminants. In fact, a visit to the local supermarket or liquor store will show you how different the brands of tap water are, as each brand utilizes a different method of filtration to achieve the very cleanest water possible.

Tap Water Quality standards in Dubbo are not compromised due to the presence of protected aquifers, h

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.98 in USD (1.5-liter)


Dubbo tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20% Low
  • Water Pollution 44% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 80% Very High
  • Water Quality 56% Moderate

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Dubbo, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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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.

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