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Dear Clearwater Newsletter Subscriber,
Welcome to the latest update from the Clearwater team.
training and events
Friday 8 November Managing Stormwater Treatment Assets Effectively - registrations close this Thursday!
Thursday 14 November IWM City Tour - 4 places left!
Tuesday 3 December Kingston WSUD Tour - full - taking a waitlist!
  Upcoming industry events
21 October Living Rivers funding is now open for applications from local government
28 October Water Leadership Program - applications close 15 November
23 October Smart living - building a better future
14 October The changing role of the urban water sector
28 October Draft guidelines on green roofs, walls and facades now available
12 October Plan Melbourne - submissions open until 6 December
28 October 2013 Presentations available - Hot Topics: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of IWCM
training and events
Managing Stormwater Treatment Assets Effectively
Friday 8 November 2013

Managing your WSUD assets effectively can provide council and your community with a multitude of benefits. Join Melbourne Water Stormwater team and Clearwater for a breakfast session to hear about emerging best-practice stormwater asset management, and enjoy a unique opportunity to share knowledge with other councils and practitioners on managing WSUD assets.

Click here for more information or to register now
IWM City Tour
Thursday 14 November 2013

Join Clearwater and the City of Melbourne on this new tour which features an impressive variety of (mostly retrofit) Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) and Integrated Water Management (IWM) project sites throughout the Melbourne CBD.

Click here for more information or to register now
Kingston WSUD Tour
Tuesday 3 December 2013

This highly recommended tour, led by Alan West, provides a valuable opportunity to view an impressive variety of established raingardens, as well as an award-winning stormwater harvesting system implemented in an old industrial estate. The City of Kingston has been a leader in retrofitting Water Sensitive Urban Design projects for over ten years and has built expertise in design, construction, community consultation and maintenance.

Click here for more information or to register now
industry events
Wednesday 13 November -
Thursday 14 November
music: Stormwater Modelling training
Tuesday 19 November Stormwater Vic Seminar: Will climate change your stormwater management
Monday 25 November -
Friday 29 November
8th International Conference on Water Sensitive Urban Design
Tuesday 26 November AWA Seminar: Women in Water - Rethinking water industry leadership
Tuesday 29 April -
Thursday 1 May
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