The second reservoir built in Adelaide, Hope Valley was completed in 1873. The Reservoir receives water diverted by the Gorge Weir via a tunnel (aqueduct) as well as the Mannum to Adelaide pipeline.
Hope Valley is a service reservoir from which water is distributed. The two larger up-stream reservoirs, Kangaroo Creek and Millbrook, are supply sources.
Capacity: 2.9 gigalitres (one gigalitre is one billion litres), which would fill more than 1,400 Olympic swimming pools
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|Capacity, volume and rainfall levels across reservoirs supplying metropolitan Adelaide, compared to last month last year|
|Capacity (GL)||Volume this week (GL)||Volume this week (%)||Volume this week last year (GL)||Average Volume this month (GL)||Rainfall this week (mm)|