Clearwater News and Events

Welcome to the Winter edition of Clearwater events and news,

Clearwater is commencing the new financial year with a second delivery of Constructed Waterway Design training in July and a Melbourne Water partnered Climate Resilience and Interdependencies mapping event in August. The August Climate Resilience event will include a presentation on the recently published City Planning Prioritisation report which examines liveability and resilience planning in 6 international cities.

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training and events
Constructed Waterway Design Training: Applying Constructed Waterway Manual Principles (2nd Delivery)
29 July 2021
Where: Online - Zoom

*Due to popular demand we have opened a 2nd delivery of the course this July* Background Applying best practice design principles...

Climate resilience: Mapping interdependencies and understanding community impacts
16 August 2021
Where: Online - Zoom

Overview Melbourne Water and DELWP recently launched City Planning Prioritisation : A review of practices and enablers...

Water Leader Scholarships 2021/22
26 July 2021

Calling emerging water leaders Clearwater and the International WaterCentre (IWC) are partnering to offer three partally funded...

DELWP seeking stakeholder feedback on MUSIA arrangements by 10 August
12 July 2021

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)  is seeking feedback on the MUSIA shortlisted options for stormwater...

Victoria’s new environment protection laws now in effect
08 July 2021

The Environment Protection Act 2018 (the Amendment Act) came into effect on 1 July 2021. ​​​​​​​​​​​​It...

Award winning program reimagines our urban creeks
22 June 2021

Melbourne Water's Reimaging Your Creek program has been working with stakeholders and the community to design and restore sections...

City of Melbourne plans transformative waterfront trail
27 May 2021

The City of Melbourne is initiating a $300 million "Greenline" project which plans to create a four-kilometre green trail along...

Trial of fungi based wetland treatment solution
16 April 2021

A trial of a new fungi-based floating wetland treatment system is underway and will be on display at the Royal Botanic Gardens...

Factsheets And Tools: Fishermans Bend Urban Renewal Area (FBURA) IWM Case Studies and Checklists
15 July 2021

The four case studies were created to demonstrate how certain types of developments can achieve compliance with Fishermans Bend...

Guidelines And Strategy: New EPA Urban stormwater management guidance document
13 July 2021

The Victorian Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) have finalised the Urban stormwater management guidance document after...

Publications And Reports: City Planning Prioritisation: A review of practices and enablers for multi-stakeholder planning for resilient and liveable cities
05 May 2020

The City Planning Prioritisation report examines decision-making processes and planning enablers in 6 cities seen to...

Factsheets And Tools: Water Research Australia - Digital Twin Technology Factsheet
07 April 2021

A digital twin is a 3D virtual model of a process, product or service. It is a bridge between the physical and digital world....

Video Gallery: Stormwater Victoria: Urban Stormwater Offsets webinar
18 February 2021

This webinar provides a quick overview of what stormwater offset schemes are, outlines some benefits of setting up a scheme, and...

Guidelines And Strategy: Flood resilient guide to retrofitting your home
28 October 2020

Melbourne Water has developed the Flood Resilient Guide to Retrofitting Your Home for homeowners who have experienced...

industry events
Urban Streamflow Impact Assessment (USIA): Informing planning to protect waterway values

12 August 2021

Online webinar

VicWater Annual Conference 2021 -Resilience and Readiness

09 September 2021

Langham Hotel

7th Australian and New Zealand Cyanobacteria Workshop Online

29 September 2021

Online workshop

VIC Merri Creek Womens Walk

18 October 2021


International Conference on Urban Drainage

24 October 2021

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

AWA VIC Annual Dinner & Awards Night 2021

04 November 2021

Crown Casino

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