Students from St Thomas More Primary School can now fill up their drink bottles from a permanent Be Smart Choose Tap drinking fountain recently installed at their school. The fountain, along with an education program developed by Central Highlands Water, encourages students to choose tap water over bottled water.
The Let’s talk Water Customer Forum will be held on Saturday 1st April and invites participants to actively "workshop" key topics, services and associated costs that have been identified by customers in the recent Let’s Talk Water survey as major priorities.
Central Highlands Water’s Chair Mr Jeremy Johnson and City of Ballarat Deputy Mayor Cr Mark Harris today announce the completion of four new Be Smart Choose Tap drinking fountains located at the Ballarat Aquatic Centre and three water play spaces, including Ballarat North, Sebastopol and Eureka.
Central Highlands Water is encouraging all customers in the Central Highlands region to get involved in a new water efficiency program targeted at rural and regional Victorians.
People living in Ballarat will have more efficient wastewater treatment services after the completion of a $10 million upgrade of the Ballarat South Wastewater Treatment Plant.
World Environment Day (5 May), is intended to encourage awareness and action for the protection of the environment. This year’s theme is the illegal trade of wildlife.
In order to improve the Maryborough and District water supply, Central Highlands Water is on track to deliver a $5.6 Million water investment to safeguard the region from further drought and climate variability.
Central Highlands Water continues to optimise water infrastructure in the Daylesford and Hepburn regions.
Central Highlands Water will today launch Let’s Talks Water; one of its biggest community engagement campaigns to date.
Maryborough has experienced unreliable rainfall for a number of years, and as a result the region has often relied upon groundwater to supplement reservoir water supply.