• The Sydney Water Surf Premiership Series

    The Sydney Water Surf Premiership Series

    Sydney Water is pleased to be the Naming Rights Sponsor of the  Illawarra Surf Life Saving Premiership Series. This is the 13th year of Sydney Water’s involvement in the series and is a reflection of our commitment to the Illawarra community and to the 1200 young lifesavers who participate in the series.  Sydney Water is [...]

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    | October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2014

    Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2014

    Sydney Water is proud to be a founding sponsor of Sculpture by the Sea. We have been a partner since 1997. We’re also proud of the outstanding quality of our tap water and we encourage all visitors to come down to our Tap Cafés located at Marks Park in Bondi or Tamarama Beach for free [...]

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    | October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • Sydney Water wins 2014 Sydney Engineering Excellence Award

    Sydney Water wins 2014 Sydney Engineering Excellence Award

    Sydney Water and partners Oxyzone Pty Ltd have won the prestigious 2014 Sydney Engineering Excellence Awards in the category of Products, Manufacturing Facilities and Processes for their Pipeline Disinfection System. The project involved the design and construction of an innovative mobile ozone trailer to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of new water main disinfection. Sydney [...]

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    | September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • Manly Council wins 2014 Sustainable Cities Awards

    Manly Council wins 2014 Sustainable Cities Awards

    Sydney Water is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Sustainable Cities Awards in partnership with Keep NSW Beautiful. This year we sponsored the Overall Sustainable Council Award and the Sustainable Water Award. The Awards were hosted by the City of Canada Bay with 160 attendees including leaders from business, community and politics. Kaia Hodge, Sally [...]

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    | August 8, 2014 | 1 Comment
  • Sydney councils sign historic agreement with Sydney Water

    Sydney councils sign historic agreement with Sydney Water

    The time taken to repair roads and footpaths dug up for water and sewerage works could be cut in half under an historic agreement, Local Government Minister Paul Toole announced today. The leaders of 43 Sydney councils gathered at the Prince Henry Centre in Little Bay to sign the landmark memorandum of understanding between the [...]

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    | July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • Mural to brighten Sydney Water’s Wollongong Water Recycling Plant

    Mural to brighten Sydney Water’s Wollongong Water Recycling Plant

    Artist Thomas Jackson has painted an 80 square metre mural on a concrete tank at Sydney Water’s Wollongong Water Recycling Plant on Port Kembla Road.  The finished mural is four metres high and twenty metres wide and took 4 days to paint. The artwork is part of Sydney Water’s Liveable Cities program. Hugo Figgis, Sydney [...]

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    | July 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

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Sydney Water creates anti-graffiti projects across Sydney

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sydney Water has completed three collaborations with separate mural projects to reduce graffiti in the local areas and contribute to the local community. In a partnership with Waverley Council local artist Brad “Beastman” Eastman has created a modern 44 square metre art piece on the Bronte Pumping Station located in Bronte Park. Mexican artist Peque, [...]

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Have your say on Sydney’s wastewater network

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sydney Water is proposing a new regulation to better manage our wastewater system in wet weather. General Manager of Sydney Water’s Liveable Cities division Paul Plowman encourages everyone to participate and have their say on the proposal. “We are seeking input from a range of people including customers, councils, community and environmental groups to help [...]

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Sydney Water’s Stringent Water Quality Protocols and Testing

| May 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of Sydney Water’s principal goals is to protect public health by providing safe drinking water, a responsibility we take very seriously. Sydney Water’s filtration system has operated exceptionally well over the past few weeks of heavy rain and has continued to deliver high quality drinking water that has met the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines [...]

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NSW Health gives the OK to use recycled water to water fruit and vegetable plants

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

NSW Health has granted approval for recycled water to be used to water fruit and vegetable plants in Sydney Water’s Rouse Hill water recycling scheme. The scheme, which began in 2001, supplies recycled water to over 80,000 people. By using recycled water, local residents and businesses in the Rouse Hill area save about 2 billion [...]

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Our very own dish

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

We’ve just restored a building adjacent to the Potts Hill Reservoir which had been badly vandalised a couple of years ago.  The origins of the building were unknown until our Heritage Manager Phil Bennett discovered its former use and saved the building from demolition. The cottage was connected to a Transit Telescope which was built [...]

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Sydney Water fined for 2013 Malabar Incident

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chief Justice Preston yesterday handed down his determination in the Land & Environment Court after Sydney Water pleaded guilty to two charges on Monday 13 April. Sydney Water has been ordered to pay an amount of $55,000 to Randwick City Council to carry out a project to investigate the sources of pollutants entering stormwater channels [...]

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