Drinking fountains app

The Choose Tap app helps you find tap water when your need it. With over 1000 locations, you can find tap water wherever you are. Browse and locate nearby taps on a map and get directions.

The Choose Tap app is available from the Apps Store and Google Play.

Eight new public drinking fountains for Lake Wendouree

Four new ‘Be Smart Choose Tap’ Aquafil drinking water fountains featuring bottle refill dispensers, dog drinking bowls and wheelchair accessible bubblers and four replacement Furphy drinking fountains have been installed at various intervals along the Steve Moneghetti track.

Ballarat Library

In the foyer of the Ballarat public library you can now find a ‘Be Smart Choose Tap’ drinking fountain.

Morshead Park

A ‘Be Smart Choose Tap’ drinking fountain is now located at an entry point to the playing fields.


The drinking water fountains project is the result of a community partnership between Central Highlands Water and City of Ballarat to enhance Lake Wendouree.