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  • The AWA Victorian Branch delivers topical professional development and technical seminars specifically developed for the Victorian water industry and related disciplines. Our events are designed to provide opportunities for connection, information sharing, networking, collaboration and fellowship both in formal and relaxed environments. 


    AWA Victoria Branch - About

      The AWA Victorian Branch has produced a short DVD about what we love about the AWA...
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    Response - Developing the Metropolitan Whole of Water Cycle Strategic Framework 

    The AWA Victorian Branch hosted a workshop to consider the draft paper 'Developing the Metropolitan Whole of Water Cycle Strategic Framework' (Paper) on 1 October 2014.  This submission is based on the comments collected during that workshop and other feedback provided by members.  Read the AWA submission.

    Victorian Water Awards  

     Nominations for the 2015 awards close on Friday, 16 October read more and will be announced at a special luncheon on Thursday, 3 December.  

    Vic Branch Committee

    The 2015-16 Victorian Branch Committee and the Young Water Professionals (Vic) Committee were elected in July 2015.  


    2015 Branch Committee


     Standing- Stuart Banks, Jane La Nauze, Geoff Frost, Elisa de Wit, Phil Styles, Therese O'Brien, Mark Bartley, Catherine Rees, Chris French

    Seated - Gail Reardon, Ben Jensen, Ann Pugh, Anthony Davey, Peter Johns.

    (not pictured - David Kirby, Lindsey Beck, Bruce Hammond and Matt Hyatt,)

    Vic Branch Newsletter  

      Talking Water Autumn Edition  

    The newsletter of the Victorian Branch Talking Water is released 4 times per year.  If you would like to make a submission for a future edition, please read the Guidelines for Contributors.

    2014 Spring edition     Download
    2014 Winter edition     Download

    2014 Autumn edition     Download   

    52nd Annual Dinner

    Over 500 guests attended the AWA Victorian Branch 52nd Annual Dinner on 7 August 2014 at the Melbourne Town Hall.  View the photos at PhotoEvents.


     2014 Annual Dinner 1    2014 Dinner 2
      2014 Annual Dinner 3     2014 Dinner 4


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    AWA Victorian Branch 50th Annual Dinner

    Over 760 guests enjoyed the special anniversary 50th Annual Dinner on Thursday, 30 August 2012 at Palladium at Crown. 


    You can view highlights of the evening below.  A mini documentary "50 Years of Water" was also produced.  To receive your copy of the DVD, please contact the Victorian Branch.




    Thursday, 11 August 2011 – Palladium at Crown


    The 49th Victorian Branch Annual Dinner was met with an enthusiastic reception from over 770 guests on 11 August 2011.  Held at Palladium at Crown on Southbank, the event was discribed by AWA National President, Lucia Cade, as the "highlight of the event calendar".  The evening included appearances by longstanding partner Thiess Services' General Manager, Peter King, and Branch President Peta Maddy.  The AWA also welcomed Chloe Munro, Chair National Water Commission, as the special guest speaker.  

     49th Annual Dinner Smiles all round  49th Annual Dinner Room  49th Annual Dinner Chloe Munro
    What people thought…

    “Congratulations on running what I think was THE best AWA Annual Dinner that I have been to – and I’ve been going to them for years. Well done indeed.”


    If you have any any enquiries regarding the Victoria Branch, please contact the VIC Branch Manager: 


    Gail Reardon

    P 03-9679 6616



    Postal Address

    990 La Trobe Street,

    Docklands VIC 3008