• 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

Other recent posts

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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Power outage at North Head Wastewater Treatment Plant

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The extreme storm event which has hit Sydney in the past 24 hours has caused an extremely rare power outage at the North Head Wastewater Treatment Plant. The storm has also impacted over 200,000 homes across Sydney. The Plant serves nearly one million customers from Blacktown, along the suburbs north of the Parramatta River to the Northern [...]

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Statement from Sydney Water Managing Director, Kevin Young

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

In June 2014, Sydney Water commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against Australian Water Holdings Pty Ltd (AWH), Accounting Services (NSW) Pty Limited (formerly MBT Accounting) and Mr Ian George, to recover costs we believe were wrongfully obtained by AWH. Sydney Water has settled the proceedings on confidential terms. Sydney Water’s customers can be assured [...]

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Sydney Water’s work on Northern beaches

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our wastewater treatment plant at North Head treats, and safely discharges the waste of more than 1 million people every day, helping to protect the community and environment. The wastewater is safely discharged through deep ocean outfalls, which play a key role in keeping our beaches and swimming areas clean. The treated wastewater is diluted [...]

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Statement regarding Land & Environment Court

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sydney Water today pleaded guilty in the Land & Environment Court to two offences under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997. Sydney Water was prosecuted by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for one offence of water pollution and one offence of contravening its Environment Protection Licence by failing to maintain plant and equipment [...]

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