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On 1 July 2021, Greater Western Water was formed by bringing together Western Water and City West Water.

The news on this page is an archive of news for Western Water. To view the Greater Western Water news articles, click here.

25 June 2021

Bacchus Marsh, Darley, Maddingley - Routine maintenance update. Western Water will be carrying out routine maintenance on the drinking water mains in Bacchus Marsh, Darley and Maddingley. Read more

17 June 2021

Greater Western Water Board announced. The Acting Minister for Water, The Hon. Richard Wynne MP, has appointed the new board of directors for Greater Western Water (GWW), commencing 1 July 2021 Read more

11 June 2021

Community input on Class A supply to Diggers Rest and Aintree. Western Water would like to thank the residents of Diggers Rest and Aintree who participated and contributed to the conversation this week about the supply of Class A recycled water to their estates. Read more

5 May 2021

Water for Life – securing Greater Melbourne’s water future. Western Water, City West Water, Melbourne Water, South East Water and Yarra Valley Water are coming together to produce a joint strategy ‘Water for Life’. Read more

26 April 2021

Water supply update for Melton. As part of planned upgrade works being carried out to our network, Western Water is temporarily changing the water supply in some neighbourhoods in Melton. Read more

15 April 2021

Inaugural Managing Director appointed for Greater Western Water. Read more

17 March 2021

Water supply update for customers in Lancefield and Romsey. Western Water is changing the water supply in Lancefield and Romsey. Read more

15 March 2021

Water supply update for customers in Gisborne, Riddells Creek, Macedon and Mount Macedon. Western Water customers in Gisborne, Riddells Creek, Macedon and Mount Macedon may notice a slight change to their drinking water soon. Read more

21 January 2021

Western Water smoking out cross-connections. Western Water is ‘smoking’ its sewer network to detect any cross-connections to their system, as part of its ongoing investment program. Read more

14 December 2020

Western Irrigation Network commences construction. The Western Irrigation Network (WIN) has commenced construction, creating a major recycled water supply system for dryland farmers in the Parwan Balliang region. Read more