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Trees & Your Pipes

Get it right the first time

Avoid any costly mistakes when selecting and planting trees in
your yard or neighbourhood.

Tree roots are responsible for the majority of blockages and breaks to Gippsland Water’s water and sewer systems that supply your property.

This brochure will help you choose the right plants for your yard or neighbourhood and avoid any costly mistakes.

About Us

Gippsland Water supplies fresh clean drinking water to more than 70,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 63,000 customers across an area of more than 5,000 square kilometres. It maintains a $1 billion infrastructure network, which includes more than 2,000 kilometres of water mains, 15 water treatment plants, over 1,700 kilometres of sewer mains and 14 wastewater treatment plants.

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Free drinking water initiative

Did you know that you can access free tap water at refill locations across the Latrobe Valley?

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Contact Us

55 Hazelwood Road, Traralgon, VIC, 3844

Phone: 1800 050 500

Fax: (03) 5174 0103

Interpreter service: 1313 450

TTY: 1800 555 677