Clearwater News and Events

Welcome to the Spring edition of Clearwater news and events.

Are you passionate about Integrated Water Management (IWM) and see yourself as an emerging water leader? You have until 18 September to put in an application for a Clearwater/ IWC scholarship for the IWC Water Leadership Program.

Check out the latest Clearwater case study on the Cost Benefit Analysis for Princess Park Stormwater Harvesting concept.

If you feel like it's been too long since you've seen your water industry colleagues in the flesh make sure you register for the upcoming October Water Drinks.

News and Resource highlights: View further news and resource items below

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training and events
October Water Drinks
17 October 2022
Where: Flagstaff Gardens - City of Melbourne Bowls Club

It's been a long time between drinks! Clearwater and Stormwater Victoria are hosting this networking event for practitioners...

Melbourne Urban Stormwater Institutional Arrangements Review (MUSIA) update
13 September 2022

MUSIA  is the ongoing review of the arrangements between Melbourne Water and local councils to clarify stormwater management...

Current EPA guidelines on managing sediment and waste from construction sites
06 September 2022

Since the Victorian Environment Protection Act 2018 (the Amendment Act) came into effect on 1 July 2021 all businesses are...

Water Leader Scholarships 2022/23
22 August 2022

Your chance to be a leader in the water industry Clearwater and the International WaterCentre (IWC) are partnering to offer scholarships...

What can Victoria learn from the NSW Flood enquiry?
17 August 2022

The New South Wales premier Dominic Perrottet handed down the report of the independent inquiry into the 2022 floods on 17...

EU emerging aquatic pollutant Water Watch list includes three sunscreen agents.
09 August 2022

The European Union's fourth surface water watch list  was published in August. The water watch list is implemented under...

What does the 2021 State of the Environment (SOE) Report say about water?
19 July 2022

The long awaited 2021 State of the Environment (SOE) report from the Australian Department of Climate change, Energy, the Environment...

Case Study: Cost Benefit Analysis for Princes Park Stormwater Harvesting Concept
14 September 2022

A cost-benefit assessment was undertaken as part of an internal preliminary business case evaluation by City of Melbourne for...

Guidelines And Strategy: Central and Gippsland Region Sustainable Water Strategy (SWS).
05 September 2022

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) has launched the final Central and Gippsland Region Sustainable...

Publications And Reports: Exploring the Associations Between the Perception of Water Scarcity and Support for Alternative Potable Water Sources
07 August 2022

This research paper demonstrates the perception of water scarcity was significantly associated with increased support for alternative...

Guidelines And Strategy: Australian Wastewater Quality Management Guidelines 2022
28 July 2022

 Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA) released the 2022 Australian Wastewater Quality Management Guidelines...

External Resources: Podcast on evaluating smart stormwater storage systems
27 January 2021

 This AWA podcast discusses smart stormwater storage systems through exploration of a research project that used machine...

Case Study: Water sensitive Elwood Community Consultation Case study
02 October 2018

Elwood has a history of water management issues related to flooding and water quality, and is home to an active engaged community...

industry events
Stormwater Modeling Using MUSICX

20 September 2022

Online training

MUSICX Refresher

29 September 2022


Webinar: Drowning in plastics_GPTS & Litter Management

05 October 2022

Free Webinar

2022 Festival of Landscape Architecture: COUNTRY

13 October 2022

Brisbane / Online Hybrid

VIC Gala Dinner & Awards Night 2022

03 November 2022

Melbourne Town Hall

6th Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology

29 May 2023


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