Connecting Communities and industry to our State’s water information.

WaterConnect is South Australia's water information portal. Watch the WaterConnect overview to find out more.

The water information portal contains a wide range of information and data relating to groundwater and surface water including:

  • Maps
  • Reports
  • Downloadable data
  • Web applications (data systems)

WaterConnect supports open access to government data, and is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution (CC-By) as shown at the bottom of each page.

The water information portal is compatible with common browsers, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer (version 11 or later).

Need help with WaterConnect features?

The Getting Started page provides a quick overview of the navigation and using the search features, i.e. Map Search on the Home page, Advanced Map Search and the Site Wide search.

For help with the data systems, e.g. Real-Time Water Data and Groundwater Data, click the Help button where provided. Also visit the Frequently Asked Questions where provided.

To obtain a copy of the promotional flyer, open the WaterConnect Flyer (PDF) and save it to your computer.

Not sure where to find your favourite maps and applications?

  • Visit the Data Systems page to browse the mapping and other applicatons by category.
  • The Resources & Tools list, where available, provides links to the applications that are relevant to the subject you are viewing.
  • The I need to ... list, where available, contains quick links to related pages or data systems.


The background images for the Home page, Water Management, Water Resources, Science & Research and Data Systems themes are photos take by Alan Boman. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.

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