Clearwater News and Events

Dear Clearwater Newsletter Subscriber, 

Welcome to Clearwater’s Spring e-news.

We are switching our e-news to a quarterly distribution from the previous bi-monthly distribution. Please follow our Linked-In page for weekly posts and visit our website for event and resource updates between newsletters.

Upcoming events: Registrations are closing soon for our October events. Don't miss out - secure your place today! 

  • Join our upcoming Follow The Pollution Tour on 15 Oct to learn more about remote technologies to detect industrial stormwater pollution
  • At the October Water Drinks on 29 Oct you will be invited to judge the 'people's choice' category in the lead up to the Stormwater Victoria Awards of Excellence 2019

News and resources highlights: Check out all of our news and resource items below 

For regular updates and news, follow us on LinkedIn, and visit our website for further information about our upcoming events and online resources.

training and events
*DATE RESCHEDULE* Follow the pollution tour: monitoring and managing industrial stormwater pollution
15 October 2019
Where: Knox Community Arts Centre

Is industrial stormwater pollution a problem in your council area? Is pollution impacting your creeks and waterways? Does your...

October Water Drinks
29 October 2019
Where: Intercontinental Hotel -Market Lane Bar

Clearwater and Stormwater Victoria host a tri-annual networking event for practitioners involved in stormwater management and...

Victoria rejects Federal Government funding to build more dams
03 October 2019

The Victorian Government and Melbourne Water have delivered a clear position in response to the Federal Government's pressure...

WSAA Urban Water Update 2019
12 September 2019

Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA) have released their annual urban water update titled Drought, Growth and Liveability...

New Victorian legislation protecting recreational and aboriginal water values
15 August 2019

Recreational and Aboriginal water values have recently been recognised and enshrined into Victorian legislation. This legislation...

Victorian Government seeking feedback on new environmental protection laws
26 September 2019

New Victorian environment protection laws are intended to come into effect on July 2020. The new laws are supported by a range...

Officers for the Protection of the Local Environment across 23 councils
26 September 2019

The Officers for the Protection of the Local Environment (OPLE) places Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) authorised officers...

Clearwater finalist in Australian Learning Impact Awards
26 September 2019

Clearwater is proud to be awarded a finalist for the Learning Provider of the year in the Institute for Learning Professionals...

External Resources: DELWP IWM Forums Co-funded IWM projects
03 October 2019

The Integrated Water Management Forums were established in 2017 across the state to identify, prioritise and oversee the implementation...

Papers And Presentations: Cities Leadership Institute podcast on heat mitigation
09 September 2019

The Cities Leadership Institute delivers a range of services and programmes for members, partners and the public so that...

Factsheets And Tools: The importance of community engagement in WSUD
27 August 2019

The New WAter Ways program in Western Australia have prepared an excellent factsheet on the importance of community engagement...

Video Gallery: City of Greater Dandenong - Rain Garden Man Animation
08 August 2019

City of Greater Dandenong has developed a short animated clip that highlights the importance of keeping raingardens...

Guidelines And Strategy: Valuing Green Guide
08 August 2019

As part of the City of Melbourne’s Green Our City Strategic Action Plan 2017 - 2021, the Valuing Green Guide report on green...

External Resources: Cooling and Greening Melbourne interactive map
30 July 2019

DELWP have recently completed a Victorian interactive Greening and Cooling Map and are currently seeking user feedback. This...

Guidelines And Strategy: The Fishermans Bend Framework
18 June 2019

The Fisherman’s Bend Framework is a plan for the parks, schools, roads, transport, community facilities and services to...

Case Study: Kilmore Environmental Offsets
14 December 2018

The Kilmore Environmental Offsets project is a multi-stakeholder collaboration that enables the Kilmore Wastewater Management...

industry events
MAV Consultation on Environment Protection Regulations Council Briefing

07 October 2019

MAV Office (Level 11), 60 Collins Street, Melbourne

National Water Recycling & Reuse Technology 2019 Conference

15 October 2019

Bayview Eden, 6 Queens Road, Melbourne

AWA VIC Tech Event - Our Water Life

17 October 2019

Level 6, 414 La Trobe Street, Melbourne

22nd International Riversymposium Resilient Rivers

20 October 2019

Brisbane, Australia

MAV Communications & Engagement Strategy Masterclass

22 October 2019

MAV Office (Level 11), 60 Collins Street, Melbourne

Centre for Environmental Training Erosion and Sediment Control

26 November 2019

Melbourne, VIC

16th IWA Specialised Conference on Small Water and Wastewater Systems

01 December 2019


2019 Stormwater Victoria Awards for Excellence

05 December 2019

Melbourne CBD

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