We are calling for Expressions of Interest from landowners interested in becoming one of four landholder representatives on the above committee.

The 13 person committee will provide input into the development of detailed designs for the East Grampians Rural Pipeline project, and advise on potential landowner views and issues that could arise from the development of a water-supply scheme.

Expressions of Interest close 5 pm on Friday, 23 November 2018.

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Expression of Interest - East Grampians Rural Pipeline Customer Consultative Committee (207 kB)

As the Victorian State Election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018, the Victorian Government has assumed a caretaker role from 6 pm on 30 October 2018.

During the caretaker period, content will only be added to this website in accordance with the caretaker conventions.

GWMWater is warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in Lake Wallace after regular monthly testing detected levels of blue-green algae above levels considered safe for recreational use.

Warning signs have been positioned at major recreational areas around the lake and will remain in place while the warning is current.

The lake will be regularly monitored and the community will be kept informed of the situation through the media.

Please refer to the attached Media Release for more information:

 Media release: Blue-green algae warning for Lake Wallace (316 kB, 1 page)

 

 

GWMWater has won the Environmental Justice category of the Victorian Premier’s Sustainability Awards for implementing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation that pays deep respect to cultural heritage.

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Media release: GWMWater wins at Premier's Sustainability Awards (329 kB, 2 pages)

GWMWater is committed to providing respectful and confidential assistance to customers who are impacted by family violence.

Our Adobe PDF file icon 24x24Family Violence Policy (75kB, 3 pages) provides the framework which informs our decisions and the actions taken in dealing with customers experiencing family violence. It also provides information on the assistance that is available to those who are affected.

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The Horsham Rural City Council and GWMWater today announced that Green Lake on the outskirts of Horsham will receive a top up supply of water, which is expected see it at a level sufficient for sailing and water-skiing through the coming summer.

Please refer to the attached Media Release for more information:

Green Lake Horsham to receive a top up for summer

Take time to read our current customer newsletter Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Tapping In - Edition 2 2018/19 (3.40MB, 4 pages)

Make sure you read this edition with articles on recreation lakes, an update from the Storage Manager, profile of our Board and news of no water restrictions anticipated in the foreseeable future, plus more.

Past edition:

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Tapping In - Edition 1 2018/19 (3.90MB, 4 pages) with good news that water prices fall along with pipeline benefits for the environment, drinking water for Elmhurst, Kaniva, Moyston and Ultima plus pipeline news. Our competition to win $100 off your water bill closes on 12 October 2018.

We have had another very successful year and have continued improve our operating performance beyond the completion of the Wimmera Mallee Pipeline.

Read our Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Annual Report 2017/18 (3.2 MB, 114 pages) to find out more.

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Consultant Report (290 kb) as mentioned on page 32 of our Annual Report.

The State-wide Rural Water Awards recognises entities who have developed or adapted innovative ideas which have led to better water use outcomes.

A business from our region has nominated in these Awards covering four of the five categories namely, Irrigation District Water Users, Groundwater Users, Surface Water Users, Community and Education Group, and Farm to Plate.

We wish our local entrant all the best in demonstrating the judging assessment criteria.

To find out more visit https://vicwater.org.au/events-awards/rural-water-awards

 

Choose BPay View to receive and pay your water bill through online banking!

We are offering customers another way in which to receive and store their water bills. Find out more:

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Frequently Asked Questions - Online Billing - BPay View (478 kB, 4 pages)

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 Electronic billing now available - advert (848 KB)

Visit https://www.bpay.com.au/Personal/Receive-bills.aspx

Those who sign up to BPay View before Friday 12 October 2018 will have a chance to win $100 off their next water bill. See our Tapping In customer newsletter edition 1 2018/19 for more information.