The Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA) is a national non-for-profit association with a primary role of facilitating the collection, development and exchange of quality information between people undertaking operational roles in the water industry.
NSW Call for Papers EXTENDED
Papers are invited from all sectors of the Water Industry to be presented at our NSW Conference in Orange on 25-26 March 2015. Topics can address any topic relevant to the water industry, abstacts has been extended to Friday 24 October 2014. More information
VIC Water Interest Day (Barwon Water) Wurdee Boluc WTP
The Victorian Advisory Committee will be conducting a water interest day in Geelong on Wednesday 29 October 2014. The day will include technical presentations as well as a site tourof the Wurdee Boluc WTP. More information and to register
NSW Water Interest Day in Young
The NSW Advisory Committee will be conducting a water interest day in Young on Thursday 13 November 2014. The day includes a not to be missed presentation by Ian Johnson form Paradox Ignited as well as a technical presentation from McBerns who are supporting this event. A site tour of the Young STP and a CENTROC operators meeting will also be conducted on the day. More information and to register
QLD Water Interest Day Tugan Desal Plant
A water interest day at the Tugan Desalination Plant will be held on Wednesday 19 November 2014. The day is organised by the Queensland Advisory Committee is being supported by Veolia and will include technical presentations as well as a site tour of the Desalination Plant. More information and to register
Congratulations Russell Mack - WIOA's 6th Life Member
WIOA awarded Russell Mack a life membership at the Conference Awards Dinner in Bendigo. Russell has been on the WIOA committee continuously since 1997, and has been a tireless worker for WIOA. A full report on Russell's service will be included in the Novermber edition of 'Operator'. More photos of Russell accepting his Life Membership
South Gippsland wins Orica Victorian Water Taste Test
Congratlations to South Gippsland Water who were acknowledged as having the best tasting water in Victoria which was announced at the WIOA Bendigo Conference. Check out the photos of the day
Congratulations to all Victorian Award Winners
Colin Mynott from South East Water won the prestigious Victorian Operator of the Year Award at the WIOA Bendigo Conference Awards night held last week. The award was accepted in Colin's absence.
Congratulations to all the water industry professionals who were recognised for their achievements at the Conference held in Bendigo, which saw over 1380 in attendance. More information and all the winners