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DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR IRRIGATION SYSTEM?

Waterwise endorsed members are fully trained in water efficient practices and can design, install, repair and maintain your irrigation system. 

Waterwise Programs

An endorsement program for specialist irrigation retailers.  Developed to raise the standard of irrigation advice and design services offered by staff at counter level.  All employees serving customers at counter level are required to undertake the study process for a store to achieve Waterwise endorsement.

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Developed to improve water-use efficiency in garden watering systems by raising the standard of design and advice offered by staff at specialist irrigation retailers through education and compliance to the program's standards.

Sprinkler Watering Run Times

It’s important to remember that different types of sprinklers have different watering run times.

The table below can be used as a guide if you need to program your controller.

Dripline

Approx watering rate per hour
15-20mm

Suggested run time to apply 10mm standard drink
30-40 minutes

Micro Spray

Approx watering rate per hour
35-45mm

Suggested run time to apply 10mm standard drink
13-16 minutes

Pop-Up / Fixed spray

Approx watering rate per hour
35-45mm

Suggested run time to apply 10mm standard drink
13-16 minutes

Rotary

Approx watering rate per hour
10-15mm

Suggested run time to apply 10mm standard drink
40-60 minutes

Gear Drive Rotors

Approx watering rate per hour
10-20mm

Suggested run time to apply 10mm standard drink
30-40 minutes

On Sandy soils
1 application of 10mm per watering day

On Loam soils 
2 applications of 5mm per watering day

On Clay soils
3 applications of 3mm per watering day

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The Waterwise Programs are self-study training & endorsement programs which aim to optimise water use efficiency and reduce water use in domestic irrigation systems. 

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