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Elmore is a small town in the City of Greater Bendigo on the Campaspe River. It has a population of around 780 people.

You can view the latest Water Summary for Elmore here.

Water restrictions

Water Supply

Elmore (groundwater) - only supplies the town of Elmore. Raw water is supplied from 2 groundwater bores. Goulburn-Murray Water manages the raw water supply. Elmore is within the Lower Campaspe Valley Groundwater Management Area, Elmore Rochester Zone.

Water Treatment

Water is treated at the Elmore Water Treatment Plant.

The Water Treatment Process (PDF 43KB) includes pH correction and UV disinfection.


Sewage is treated at the Elmore Water Reclamation Plant.

Treated sewage is disposed of on-site. Solid waste is stored at the plant within the lagoon system until it can be used on land.


There are 2 standpipes in Elmore:

  • Fire Brigade Track, Elmore
  • Raywood Road, Elmore

For more information on standpipes and how to use them, see water carting.

Projects and planned works

We plan projects and works to maintain and improve our services. Find out more about our current projects or planned works in our region.

Last updated on 01 Apr 2020
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