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December 2016

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces first Northern Territory Water Award Winners


November 2016

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 Victorian Water Award Winners

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 South Australian Water Award Winners

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 Tasmanian Young Water Professional of the Year


October 2016

Download PDF Water security for Victorians

Download PDF Greater investment needed fund critical water infrastructure

Download PDF Australians are not confident about water security and are willing to pay for alternative water sources

Download PDF NSW residents have low confidence in their water providers

Download PDF ACT has high confidence in their water providers

Download PDF Queenslanders have good water-saving habits, but think they pay too much for it

Download PDF Victorians are confident in their water providers

Download PDF SA residents have low confidence in their water providers but high confidence in governments

Download PDF WA residents most concerned about water shortages and most confident in alternative water sources

Download PDF Northern Territorians have low confidence in government’s action on water

Download PDF Tasmanians have low confidence in water security and low confidence in alternative sources of water


August 2016

Download PDF Australians not confident about water security & worried about water shortages

Download PDF NSW to have their say on water issues

Download PDF ACT residents to have their say on water issues

Download PDF Qld to have their say on water issues

Download PDF Victorians to have their say on water issues

Download PDF South Australians to have their say on water issues

Download PDF Western Australians to have their say on water issues

Download PDF Northern Territorians to have their say on water issues


July 2016

Download PDF Australian Water Survey launched

Download PDF Water Security for all Australians: Australian Water Association launches new advocacy platform


June 2016

Download PDF ACT Water Matters Conference looks at the region’s water sustainability

Download PDF Australian Water Association welcomes funding to augment Warragamba Dam


May 2016

Download PDF 2016 National Water Awards winners announced

Download PDF Water utilities should lead on climate change

Download PDF Australian Water Association welcomes National Water Infrastructure Loan Facility

March 2016

Download PDF World Water Day 2016

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 NSW Water Awards winners - Research Innovation Project

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 NSW Water Awards winners - Infrastructure Innovation Project

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 NSW Water Awards winners - Program Innovation Project

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 NSW Water Awards winners - Water Professional of the Year

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 NSW Water Awards winners - Young Water Professional of the Year

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2016 NSW Water Awards winners - Kamal Fernando Mentoring Award

Download PDF #IdeasBoomAU meets the Australian Water Sector


February 2016

Download PDF Australian Infrastructure Plan


December 2015

Download PDF Australian Water Association launches Water Innovation Forum & Expo 2016


October 2015

Download PDF National Water Week: El Niño means water innovation is more important than ever

Download PDF Australian water sector believes prices are too low: State of the Water Sector Report 2015

Download PDF National Water Survey shows Australians concerned about water shortages but interested in new solutions

Download PDF NSW community worried about drought

Download PDF Western Australians say price of water too low

Download PDF Queenslanders think price of water is too high

Download PDF Victorians concerned about climate change, drought and population growth

Download PDF Northern Territorians think they pay too much for water

Download PDF South Australians concerned about drought, climate change and intensive agriculture

Download PDF Canberrans confident about water security

September 2015

Download PDF Media Invitation: Australia’s prosperity now rides on water - National Water Policy Summit 2015

Download PDF Queensland Water Award winners announced


August 2015

Download PDF ACT Water Awards open


July 2015

Download PDF What do you know about your water supply?


June 2015

Download PDF The Australian Water Associations says Northern Australia Paper shows limited consideration beyond dams


May 2015

Download PDF Australian Water Association to promote BoM water products

Download PDF ANZ partners with Australian Water Association to support water management programs in SE Asia

Download PDF AWA and Minter Ellison release discussion paper on promoting investment in the water sector

Download PDF Australian Water Association announces 2015 National Water Awards winners

Download PDF Spotlight on urban water utilities, but what about rural water?

Download PDF Media Invitation: Ozwater'15 - Australia's largest water event


March 2015

Download PDF The Australian Water Association and YouNoodle Join Forces to Launch the Australian Water Innovation Challenge 2015

Download PDF Water industry welcomes WA water reform moving forward


January 2015

Download PDF Australia and Vietnam sign water MOU

Download PDF Australian water delegation to India


October 2014

Download PDF Water industry picks up what government lets go

Download PDF State of the Water Sector Report 2014 - Victorian water professionals say water prices too low

Download PDF State of the Water Sector Report 2014 - WA water professionals concerned about climate change

Download PDF State of the Water Sector Report 2014 - 84% say recycled water suitable for non-potable uses 

Download PDF State of the Water Sector Report 2014 - Australian water sector needs to improve operational efficiency

Download PDF State of the Water Sector Report 2014 - Queensland water sector concerned about states economic regulation

Download PDF State of the Water Sector Report 2014 - SA water sector concerned about states economic regulation

 

June 2014

Download PDF Water industry seeks renewal of commitment to National water plan

Download PDF Australian water industry welcomes Queensland’s 30-year water strategy and calls for water to be recognised as a major driver for future prosperity

Download PDF Yes to dollars but not just to dams

Download PDF AWA welcomes opportunity to comment on Developing Northern Australia Green Paper

Download PDF Rethinking Canberra’s urban water management

 

May 2014

Download PDF AWA and WSAA response to Budget 2014-2015 

 

March 2014

Download PDF Australian Water Association supports Government’s focus on Australia’s future water needs

 

November 2013

Download PDF Desalination plants should be back-up only say NSW water sector professionals - State of the Water Sector Report 2013 released

Download PDF ACT water experts most concerned about environment - State of the Water Sector Report 2013 released

Download PDF Victorian water professionals satisfied with economic regulation of water - State of the Water Sector Report 2013 released

Download PDF Queensland water professionals say yes to dams and desalination - State of the Water Sector Report 2013 released

Download PDF Australia is effectively securing its water supplies: State of the Water Sector Report 2013 released

 

October 2013

Download PDF Liveable Communities is Living Smart


September 2013

Download PDF The Future of Water in the Territory - ACT Water Leader’s Dinner


June 2013

Download PDF Unconventional Gas: Thought Leadership Series


May 2013

Download PDF What matters? Water matters

Download PDF Water sector to suffer from the education expense cap

Download PDF Competing for Water in a Climate of Change

Download PDF The Australian Water Association announces Jonathan McKeown as Chief Executive


February 2013

Download PDF The AWA’s opinion on cuts to water efficiency programs by utilities

Download PDF Tom Mollenkopf resigns as CEO of the Australian Water Association

 

November 2012

Download PDF Water winners showcased

Download PDF A new wave in water education

Download PDF State of the Water Sector 2012 released

 

October 2012

Download PDF National Water Week 2012 – Water Efficiency is the Answer

 

May 2012

Download PDF Leading Australian Water Experts Recognised

Download PDF New training organisation to lead the way in water training

 

March 2012

Download PDF AWA acknowledges effort of QLD water professionals

Download PDF AWA Queensland Water Awards

 

February 2012

Download PDF Bendigo bustles with Young Water Professionals

 

November 2011

Download PDF New report reveals the state of Australia’s water sector

 

October 2011

Download PDF National Water Week 2011 – ‘Healthy Catchments, Healthy Communities’ - NSW

Download PDF National Water Week 2011 – ‘Healthy Catchments, Healthy Communities’ - N.T

Download PDF National Water Week 2011 – ‘Healthy Catchments, Healthy Communities’ - QLD

Download PDF National Water Week 2011 – ‘Healthy Catchments, Healthy Communities’ - TAS

Download PDF National Water Week 2011 – ‘Healthy Catchments, Healthy Communities’ - VIC

Download PDF National Water Week 2011 – ‘Healthy Catchments, Healthy Communities’ - WA

 

September 2011

Download PDF Water reform must not be yesterday’s news

Download PDF Australia wins bid for world’s biggest water event

 

August 2011

Download PDF Water restrictions not the answer

 

July 2011

Download PDF Young Australian to make a splash at world’s biggest water prize

Download PDF Australia helps ease global water woes

 

May 2011

Download PDF SEQ water management program wins national water award for innovation

Download PDF Fortescue Metals Group recognised for its innovative approach to water management

Download PDF Extreme climate variability is the new normal

 

April 2011

Download PDF Comment on the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Micro‐Economic Reform in the Urban Water Sector

Download PDF Comment on the National Water Commission’s report on Urban water in Australia: Future Directions

Download PDF Australia’s leading water associations sign new collaborative agreement

 

November 2010

Download PDF AWA CEO comments on latest ABS statistics on water use (Audio)

Download PDF Climate change threatens Australia’s water security

Download PDF AWA comment on the NWC position statement on recycled water

 

October 2010

Download PDF Innovative South East Water program wins Victoria water award

Download PDF Innovative East Gipplands Water program wins Victoria water award

Download PDF Water security still a concern for many Australians

Download PDF AWA comment on the Guide to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan

 

September 2010

Download PDF Comment on the new Ministry

 

August 2010

Download PDF Calling all junior water scientists

 

July 2010

Download PDF New National Initiative for Environmental Education

Download PDF Australia’s water expertise recognised

 

June 2010

Tom Mollenkopf (CEO AWA) comments on Infrastructure Australia's report

Download PDF Recognise the export potential of Australia’s water expertise

 

May 2010

Download PDF Achievements in NSW water industry recognised

 

April 2010

Download PDF AWA comment on the National Performance Reports 2008-09 - Australian water services

 

March 2010

Download PDF AWA backs Productivity Commission on Murray Darling water recovery

Download PDF Minister launches awards to recognise excellence in the WA water sector

Download PDF Mudgee student wins national junior water title

Download PDF Innovative Victorian irrigation project wins national water award

Download PDF ACT water saving program wins national water award for innovation

Download PDF Crawley student awarded national water prize

Download PDF More action needed to secure long term water supplies

 

February 2010

Download PDF Crawley graduate reaches finals of national science award

Download PDF Cooma graduate reaches finals of national science award

Download PDF Clarence Gardens student reaches finals of national science award

Download PDF Gold Coast student reaches finals of national water science competition

Download PDF Penrith student reaches finals of national water science competition

 

January 2010

Download PDF AWA position statement on desalination