Heathcote residents label drinking water as 'completely unusable'

Mark Kearney
By Mark Kearney
Updated January 9 2017 - 5:52am, first published 4:00am
Tap water on left. Bottled water on right. Can you tell the difference? Picture: ASHLEY FRITSCH

“Completely undrinkable” is how Heathcote residents are describing their town’s water supply, with dozens of people reporting a smell of chlorine when they turn on the taps.  

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Mark Kearney

Mark Kearney

Journalist

Journalist. Traveller. Pop culture connoisseur. Mark is passionate about education, the arts and social justice, especially stories affecting the LGBTI community.

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