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Boil notice for northeast Ashburton following water contamination


The Ashburton District Council issued a release on Thursday saying a high microbial contamination had been found in water, which supplies areas in northeast Ashburton.

Residents living in properties and lifestyle blocks on the outskirts of Ashburton towards Ashburton airport, who have a private bore connection, were advised to boil their drinking water and water used for hygiene purposes for at least one minute before consuming, the release said. Read more