TAPS RUN DRY: Chinchilla residents have this morning woken up to no water coming from their taps.
TAPS RUN DRY: Chinchilla residents have this morning woken up to no water coming from their taps.

Town wakes up to no water

A LARGE portion of Chinchilla residents turned on their taps this morning only to find out that there was no water coming from them.

A Western Downs Regional Council spokeswomen told Newscorp that the issue was a mains breakage.

Crews were called out to the site this morning at around 8.15am to assess the situation.

It is still unknown where the breakage occurred but the issue was resolved around 8.45am this morning.

Numerous areas were affected and the WDRC received too many calls to count from concerned residents.

Here is the list of some of the Chinchilla streets that were affected:

  • Campbell Street
  • Claydon Street
  • Ellem Drive
  • Lewis Street
  • Fraser Street
  • Gleeson Street
  • Parker Place
  • Pilkington Street
  • Sheridan Street
  • Zeller Street

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