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Dear Clearwater Newsletter Subscriber,
Welcome to the latest update from the Clearwater team.
training and events
Thursday 23 AugustRaingardens Essentials
Friday 26 OctoberWSUD Retrofit Tour - Stonnington & Port Phillip
Thursday 1 NovemberStormwater Harvesting: Concept & Design
Thursday 22 NovemberGrowth Area WSUD Tour
 Upcoming industry events
13 JulyClause 56.07-4 Interactive Online Tool coming soon!
5 JulyScholarships in Integrated Water Management - closes 1 August
24 May 2012Glenferrie Road Climber Pits
1 May 2012Southbank: A Master Plan for Integrated Water Management
training and events
Raingardens Essentials
Thursday 23 August 2012

This popular workshop provides practical guidance on the design and construction of raingardens and biofilters. The workshop covers site analysis, design, materials selection, construction and maintenance to ensure project success. Practical class exercises give participants a deeper understanding of best practice design and effective project management.

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WSUD Retrofit Tour - Stonnington & Port Phillip
Friday 26 October 2012

The tour highlights an array of WSUD stormwater treatment measures and harvesting systems across the City of Stonnington & Port Phillip. Council experts and design consultants will be onsite to provide insights into the development and management of each project, discussing challenges, learnings and outcomes from concept to completion.

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Stormwater Harvesting: Concept & Design
Thursday 1 November 2012

This one day training course, developed in partnership with Monash Water for Liveability, will introduce you with the concepts required to design an effective stormwater harvesting project. The workshop will feature insights into stormwater harvesting guidelines, latest research on the performance of stormwater treatment technologies, conceptual design and costs associated with stormwater harvesting systems. The course will include practical design exercises to develop the conceptual design of a stormwater harvesting system for a (i) greenfield and (ii) retrofit situation.

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Growth Area WSUD Tour
Thursday 22 November 2012

Clearwater’s latest tour travels to Hume City Council and The City of Whittlesea. The tour will include site visits to biofilters and wetlands in new housing estates, visits to council owned WSUD assets and town centre renewal projects incorporating WSUD and stormwater harvesting.

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industry events
Thursday 26 JulyLiving Melbourne, Living Victoria Implementation Plan - What does it mean for Stormwater?
Thursday 6 SeptemberStormwater Excellence Awards 2012
Monday 15 October -
Friday 19 October
Stormwater 2012 Conference
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