OZWATER

Australia’s premier water conference and exhibition

Connect with water peers, upskill your organisation, and grow your water career with Ozwater. 

AWA Ozwater History
A Proud History

Formerly known as the Federal Convention held for the first time in 1964, Ozwater has grown to be Australia’s premier water conference. 

The program of speakers, papers, and workshops is developed by and for people working with water to support water excellence, networking opportunities and international engagement. 

The annual three-day, multi-stream conference is complemented by 200+ exhibitors making up the largest water exhibition in the Southern Hemisphere.

 

Ozwater'22

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre | 10-12 May 2022 

This year’s theme is Our Water Journeycelebrating the rich history and evolution of working with water.  

Ozwater'21 Highlights

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Call for Papers


Ozwater opens a Call for Papers each August closing in SeptemberTechnical content is complemented by inspiring keynotes, interactive workshops and networking activities. 

  

 

Get involved
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Exhibit at Ozwater


Showcase your water products, technologies and services at the largest trade exhibition for water in the Southern Hemisphere. 

Exhibit at Ozwater
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Sponsorship Opportunities


Support Ozwater and connect your business with Australia’s largest water professional network and build your brand.

Support Ozwater

How to register

Registration opens in December 2021 for Ozwater’22. 

Early Bird registration closes on 31 March 2022. AWA members receive highly discounted registration prices. 

Non-members can also take advantage of registering and becoming a member of AWA at a discounted rate. 

 

Ozwater Dates

Ozwater’22  
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre 
10-12 May 2022 

December 2021 
Launch of program and registration 

31 March 2022 
Early Bird registration closes 

Ozwater’23 
Sydney 

Ozwater’24 
Melbourne 

Ozwater’25 
Adelaide 

PAST PAPERS

AWA Ozwater21 Adelaide

Ozwater'21

Reimagining our Water Future 
Kauwipira Yangadlitya Mukapapanthi 

Papers 

Program 

AWA Ozwater20 Online

Ozwater'20

Thirst for Action 
Kundu warpu wayinthi  

Papers 

Program 

AWA Ozwater19 Victoria

Ozwater'19

Transforming our World 

Papers

Program

AWA Ozwater18 Brisbane

Ozwater'18

Evolution Revolution 

Papers

Program

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


There are a number of ways to be part of Ozwater:  

  • Share your insights, projects and learnings by submitting an abstract – more details on abstract, technical paper, case study or video pitch can be found on the Call for Papers page of  the website. Each year the Call for Papers opens in August and closes in September.  
  • Submit an Expression of Interest for a  Workshop or Panel. Each year the EOI opens in August and closed in September. 
  • Become a reviewer. Are you an AWA member with experience and knowledge of any of the conference themes? We would love to hear from you!  
  • Volunteering at the event, contact ozwater@awa.asn.au for further information.  

Looking to connect your business with the largest water professional network in Australia? Or broaden your reach and build your brand across digital channels and face-to-face experiences?   

  • There are a diverse range of sponsorship opportunities  available, or we can tailor a package to suit your organisation’s needs.  
  • Participate in the largest trade exhibition for water in the Southern Hemisphere. exhibition opportunities  are now available.  
  • Proposal of a location for a pre or post event site tour, by contacting ozwater@awa.asn.au for more information.   

 

  • Connect with peers from across the industry in the multiple networking opportunities.  
  • Build new relationships with peers and suppliers that can be taken back to your organisation.  
  • Hear from inspiring industry leaders and gain new knowledge that will help you become more efficient and effective in your job.  
  • Learn about new products/services in the industry at the trade exhibition that can be taken back to your organisation.