The last remaining water restrictions in South East Queensland (SEQ) were lifted on 1 January 2013. Read the Brisbane Times article regarding the changes.
Some good practices to continue even with the changes;
*Always water during low heat moments of the day – morning is a good time!
*Mulch, mulch, mulch
*Use water crystals or buy a potting mix with a wetting agent – Brookfield Garden branded potting mix
*Increase your soils organic material to increase water holding capabilities