Clearwater News and Events

Welcome to the Winter edition of Clearwater events and news,

Clearwater and DELWP were recently highly commended in the 2022 Stormwater Victoria Awards for for excellence in stormwater planning capacity building initiatives for urban developments. The award ceremony was held as part of the 2022 Stormwater Victoria conference.

The Greater Melbourne Urban Water strategy is open for public consultation unitl 13 July. This important strategy sets the plan for a secure and sustainable water supply for Greater Melbourne the next 50 years.

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Clearwater highly commended in 2022 Stormwater Victoria Awards
21 June 2022

Clearwater and DELWP were highly commended in the 2022 Stormwater Victoria Awards in the Excellence in Policy / Education...

Victorian budget allocates $112 million to sustainable water management
03 May 2022

The Victorian government has allocated  $112 million to sustainable water management in the 2022/23 budget Investments...

Consultation on Greater Melbourne Urban Water Strategy open till 13 July 2022
23 June 2022

Public consultation on the draft Greater Melbourne Urban Water & System Strategy: Water for Life is open until 13 July...

Melbourne Water announces Reimagining Blind Creek plans
21 June 2022

The Reimagining Blind Creek – Lewis Park is a major creek naturalisation project in the City of Knox which will iactivate...

Water for Life survey open until 13 July 2022.
23 May 2022

The Australian Water Association (AWA) has launched complete a survey to better understand Australians’ perspectives...

Nature-based solutions to manage flooding
27 April 2022

This ABC article on Nature-based solutions to manage flooding discusses the increasing inadequacy of 'grey infrastructure'...

External Resources: Climate Risk Map of Australia and Uninsurable Nation report
02 May 2022

The Climate Council of Australia have developed a Climate Risk Map of Australia. This is an interactive map of climate vulnerable...

Video Gallery: Interview on Global Sponge Cities tool
11 April 2022

Storm Water Solutions (U.S based stormwater program) interview ARUP on the Global Sponge Cities Snapshot, how the tool is...

Papers And Presentations: Permeable Pavements for Flood Control in Australia: Spatial Analysis of Pavement Design Considering Rainfall and Soil Data
08 June 2022

This paper published by University of South Australia studies the design of permeable pavements,  which allows rainfall and...

Guidelines And Strategy: Green- Blue Infrastructure Guide-A guide for small towns
04 May 2022

Green- Blue Infrastructure Guide-A guide for small towns in Victoria’s Central Highlands region Green-blue infrastructure...

External Resources: Building the resilience of Melbournes food system - a roadmap
20 May 2022

The Building the resilience of Melbourne's Food System report outlines a roadmap of recommendations for increasing the resilience...

Guidelines And Strategy: Western Australian Sediment Management
07 June 2022

In order to raise awareness, educate and inspire Local Governments to try and/or embrace new tools and mechanisms to more effectively...

industry events
Ocean Protect: The role of buildings in sustainable stormwater management

14 July 2022


AILA Webinar: Perfect spaces for connection

21 July 2022

Webinar online

AWA Event: Transitioning water sector towards a circular economy

26 July 2022

GHD Offices, 180 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

AWA Voices for the Bush Conference; water for regional, remote and rural communities

09 August 2022

Alice Springs

2022 Festival of Landscape Architecture: COUNTRY

13 October 2022

Brisbane / Online Hybrid

6th Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology

29 May 2023


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