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New State Planning Policy Released

The Draft State Planning Policy (SPP) was released by the Department of Infrastructure Local Government and Planning (DILGP) for public consultation from November 2016 to February 2017. On 31 January 2017, Stormwater Queensland organised a forum to discuss the draft SPP and subsequently requested feedback from the industry. Videos and presentations from the forum […]

By |June 15th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Stormwater Queensland Submission on the Draft State Planning Policy

The commencement of the new Planning Act in mid-2017 has been a driver for the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government & Planning (DILGP) to review how State interests are expressed in the planning system. In November 2016, DILGP released consultation drafts of the State Planning Policy (SPP), the State Development Assessment Provisions and the Planning Regulation. These drafts can be downloaded […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

2017 Awards for Excellence Now Open!

Entries for the 2017 Stormwater Queensland Awards for Excellence are now invited.
Entries are not constrained by project or organisation size and will be judged on their merits.
Closing Date for Entries: COB Friday 11 August 2017.
Stormwater Queensland is conducting the 2017 Awards for Excellence to encourage and celebrate excellence in the innovation, development, completion and […]

By |February 16th, 2017|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Participate with CRC for Water Sensitive Cities

Help the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities develop new, tailored resources for you!

What they want to know:

Which projects do you think of as the best examples of water sensitive cities concepts?

Are there built examples, strategies, policies or studies that serve as really great references?

What kind of information makes examples the most useful for your […]

By |November 10th, 2016|Latest News|0 Comments

Stormwater Queensland Scholarship for the IWC Water Leadership Program

Stormwater Queensland is pleased to advise that we are providing a half ($5000) scholarship to the IWC Water Leadership Program – available only to Stormwater Queensland members.

Designed for emerging water leaders at the project to middle management level, the IWC Water Leadership Program is customised for the water sector through sound research and collaboration […]

By |August 22nd, 2016|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vale: Neville Jones

A long term member of the Stormwater community and a Life Member of Stormwater Queensland, Neville Jones passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, 15th May.

Neville was a founding member and driving force behind the establishment of SIA QLD and one of the original Board of Directors of SIA National. He had a long […]

By |May 23rd, 2016|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2015 Award Winner – Excellence in Policy and Education – International WaterCentre Water Leadership Program – Previous Awards For Excellence Winner

The Stormwater Queensland Awards of Excellence are open to all stormwater professionals, regardless of project size, company size or area of specialisation.

In this short video below, one of the 2015 Awards for Excellence recipients tells us a bit about their project and why others should consider entering the awards in 2016.

To review the entry […]

By |May 3rd, 2016|Latest News|0 Comments

Brisbane City Council Creek Filtration Systems – Previous Awards For Excellence Winner

The Stormwater Queensland Awards of Excellence are open to all stormwater professionals, regardless of project size, company size or area of specialisation.

In this short video below, one of the 2015 Awards for Excellence recipients tells us a bit about their project and why others should consider entering the awards in 2016.

To review the entry […]

By |April 26th, 2016|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Stormwater Quality Offsets Position Statement now Finalised

Stormwater Queensland is committed to providing industry leadership on flexible and innovative pathways for stormwater quality management. These pathways include but are not limited to stormwater quality offsets. Stormwater Queensland has prepared a position statement which sets out its stance on stormwater quality compliance pathways particularly stormwater quality offsets.

This Position Statement has been informed […]

By |April 7th, 2016|Latest News|0 Comments

Shirley Creek Drainage Renewal Project – Previous Awards For Excellence Winner

The Stormwater Queensland Awards of Excellence are open to all stormwater professionals, regardless of project size, company size or area of specialisation.

In this short video below, one of the 2015 Awards for Excellence recipients tells us a bit about their project and why others should consider entering the awards in 2016.

To review the entry […]

By |March 31st, 2016|Latest News|0 Comments