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17 January 2020

Western Water assisting with bushfire recovery efforts. Bushfire-affected communities in East Gippsland are set to benefit from specialised water treatment equipment from Western Water. Read more

10 January 2020

Western Water applies to increase bulk water entitlement. Western Water has applied to the Minister for Water to amend its bulk water entitlement to the Werribee system. Read more

18 December 2019

Aintree pump station largest in Western Water’s network. Western Water’s newest sewer pump station, the Aintree Sewer Pump Station, is now operational. Read more

12 December 2019

Solar plant now open at Melton. Western Water has switched on the new 500-kilowatt solar photovoltaic array at the Melton Recycled Water Plant. Read more

9 December 2019

Annual Water Outlook for 2019 /20. Customers are encouraged to take shorter showers, check for household leaks and use water wisely around the home after water consumption increased by over 7 percent in the past year. Read more

4 December 2019

Macedon Ranges water supply update. Following works at the water filtration plant in Gisborne, Western Water will soon make a change to the water supply in the Macedon Ranges. Read more

19 November 2019

Endangered Growling Grass Frog thriving at Sunbury Recycled Water Plant . A recent conservation survey undertaken at Sunbury Recycled Water Plant revealed that the rare Growling Grass Frog is active in the area. Read more

12 November 2019

Western Water commits to combat climate change. Western Water has pledged to become carbon-neutral by 2050 and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 10% below baseline emissions (an average of 2012-2016 emissions) by 2025. Read more

12 November 2019

Young artists get creative for National Water Week. Talented young artists from the region have received prizes from Western Water for their posters celebrating National Water Week. Read more

11 November 2019

Water supply update - Gisborne, Riddells Creek, Macedon, Mt Macedon . Our recent switch to local supplies for these towns resulted in many customers advising us that their water tasted and smelt like mud. Read more

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