Whanganui's water supply has had its issues but some say it's the envy of other major centres around the country. John Maslin reports.

It's transparent, generally tasteless and odourless but it's the main constituent of our planet and is vital to all known forms of life.

It's water and in Whanganui we use at least 25 million litres of it every day, sometimes up to 40 million litres. It's the sort of thing we take for granted but not so the Whanganui District Council's water engineers.

They're the people responsible for getting the water from its sources to the city's

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