Plan to rebalance precious groundwater resources released

The WA Government today released the finalised plan to rebalance Perth and Mandurah’s precious groundwater resources, which are at risk from the impacts of climate change and increasing use. Release of the final plan follows several years of extensive stakeholder engagement and community consultation, as well as over six years of detailed scientific assessments and…

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WA housing developers celebrated for commitment to water-sensitive urban design

Three innovative housing developments were recognised for their commitment to water-sensitive urban design at a special ceremony hosted by Water Corporation on 4 May 2022. The projects are part of Water Corporation’s Waterwise Development Program, a joint initiative with the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) that supports the growth of water-efficient estate and housing…

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AWA WA Tertiary Engagement Program – Speaker EOIs

AWA WA are seeking expressions of interest from our WA members that would like join to our Branch representatives to speak at a tertiary engagement event in the future, by creating a database of potential speakers. As part of WA Branch’s Tertiary Engagement Program, the WA Young Water Professionals (YWP) Sub Committee organise an event…

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Water Sensitive Cities Australia – New research hub brings water knowledge to Western Australia

A new hub for water research and practice in Western Australia, was launched on 20 October 2021, with the WA Water Sensitive Transition Network and other local partners including the University of Western Australia, joining forces with the Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI). As part of MSDI, the Water Sensitive Cities Australia WA hub will…

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AWA Sundowner

From January to October the WA Branch Committee will host monthly informal networking events in the form of after-work Sundowner drinks…. Each month we’ll have an interesting topic for discussion and the opportunity to meet and catch up with other AWA members and non-members. Events are free, with a bar available at the venue to…

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