WA Water Awards Dinner 2019

WA Water Awards Dinner 2019
The WA Water Awards Dinner will take place on Friday 25 October 2019. The WA Water Awards Program recognises outstanding achievements and innovations in the State’s water industry.

The WA Water Awards provides a unique opportunity to showcase the very best of our State’s water knowledge and successes, through the promotion and reward of the achievements of organisations and individuals who demonstrate leadership and innovation in the water industry. Come along and celebrate National Water Week and the achievements of the WA water industry at the Australian Water Association’s WA Annual Water Industry Awards Dinner.

Water Aid Wine WallOnce again the WaterAid committee will be fundraising at the AWA Awards Dinner with their famous Wine Wall lucky dip. The Water Aid Committee is hard at work sourcing wine donations - if you have anything in your cellar that you would like to donate please contact Renee Blandin perthwateraid@gmail.com

Nominations have been received for each category and judging is underway. Our 2019 WA Finalists are: 

Infrastructure Project Innovation Award 
Matagarup Bridge, 360 Environmental 
Kununurra Diversion Dam Gantry Crane, Water Corporation & Vector Lifting 
Tech School Reservoir Integrity Works, Aqwest 

Innovating for Sustainable Water and Environmental Outcomes Award (proudly sponsored by Department of Water and Environmental Outcomes and Water Corporation - state based award only)

Program Innovation Award 

Research Innovation Award

Student Water Prize (proudly sponsored by GHD)
Ivonne Tshuma, Murdoch University
Brackish water treatment using forward osmosis as a driving force 
Jen Middleton, The University of Western Australia
Unravelling stream ecosystem functioning in urban landscapes to improve management of water quality and habitat 
Luis Restrepo Vieira, Curtin University
Removal of illicit and psychopharmaceuticals in wastewater treatment 

Water Professional of the Year Award
Colin Percival, Jacobs
Jeremy Maher, The City of Bayswater
Susan Worley, Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Water Sensitive Urban Design (Grahame Heal) Award
(state based award only)


Young Water Professional of the Year Award (Proudly Sponsored by Trility)

Awards Dinner Date: 

Friday 25 October 2019

Ballrooms 2 & 3, The Westin, 480 Hay Street, Perth

6.00pm  Networking - includes refreshments and canapes 
6.45pm  Dinner to commence
                AWA Welcome, WA Branch President, Rachel Evans
                Welcome to Country - Neville Collard, JP 
                Master of Ceremonies - Verity James 
                Welcome Address - The Hon Dave Kelly, MLA
                Keynote Address - TBC 
8.00pm  Awards Presentation
9.00pm  Networking opportunity over dessert buffet
11.00pm Evening Concludes

Members/Employee of Corporate member/Accompanying Partner $210
Students/retired (proof of eligibility may be required to be shown) $189
Members Table of 10   $2,100
Non Members – individual/accompanying partners  $290
Non Member Table of 10  $2,900

Register Now
Registration is due by Friday 11 October 2019.

If you have any queries please contact Kyllie Whitehead, email wabranch@awa.asn.au or telephone 0448 146 222

Program Partnership Opportunities are available. 

The 2019 WA Water Awards are proudly supported by the following partners:

Diamond Program Partners

Platinum Program Partners

Sacyr Water Australia / West Force Construction

Gold Program Partner

Student Water Prize Partner

Young Water Professionals Award Partner

25/10/2019 - 25/10/2019
Perth, WA

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