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Working Wetlands Project - Melbourne Botanic Gardens

WaterGroup consultants involved in the Working Wetlands project for the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, attended the official launch. The scheme captures local stormwater and stores it in the ornamental lake and four large storage tanks for irrigation of the gardens. The scheme includes a gravity fed creek to create a rainforest habitat, water treatment plant and pump stations. WaterGroup prepared the tender documentation and is currently carrying out a design review on behalf of the Melbourne Royal Botanic Gardens.

24 Aug 2012

In the News

Qld Govt Review Mandatory Rainwater Tank laws

Qld Govt discussion paper to kickstart a 30-year plan for water sector includes a review of laws mandating rain water tanks and solar hot water systems on new buildings

20 Jul 2012

In the News

Parliament passes National Water Commission Amendment Bill

The NWC will continue in its role as an independent statutory body providing transparent assurance on all governments' progress in meeting their commitments under the National Water Initiative (NWI) and other important water reforms,

22 Jun 2012

In the News

New Approach To Water Conservation

Melburnians face the biggest overhaul in the supply of household water in decades with a new plan to change the cost of water and where it comes from. A ministerial advisory council report released today recommends dramatically altering the city's approach to water including expanding competition among government-owned water businesses and creating a water trading market, licensing private providers to offer not-for-drinking recycled and storm water to the home and the possibility of paying a premium on water bills to avoid restrictions.

23 Apr 2012

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"Securing" Australia's Water Future - New book launched

Managing the nation's rivers and water resources has been a learning experience as we deal with challenging water management issues. Australian companies and governments have developed many skills, policies and processes that are now available on the world market. The book Securing Australia's Water Future is the first in the series and features articles by leading Australian water industry commentators.

01 Feb 2012

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