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Stormwater Australia Seeking Industry Views on SQID Protocol

Stormwater Australia is seeking industry views on what should be included in a Stormwater Quality Improvement Device evaluation protocol. Summary documents are available on the Stormwater Australia website

A forum has been established to gather your thoughts and views.

Feedback is sought until the 15th March, please take the time to have a look and provide […]

By |February 16th, 2015|Latest News|0 Comments

Stormwater Queensland 2015 Student Scholarship Program

In 2015 Stormwater Queensland are offering two (2) student scholarships, each to the value of $5,000.

Each scholarship will include:
• Free of charge registration fees to the 2015 Stormwater Queensland State Conference to be held
from the 15th – 17th July, 2015 in Toowoomba.
• Free of charge registration fees to all Stormwater Queensland Technical Events for the period of
1st July, 2015 to 30th June, 2016. These Technical Events will assist recipients to further
develop their knowledge and professional capacity in the Stormwater industry.

All students who meet the requirements of Stormwater Queensland’s FREE Student Membership will be eligible to submit an application for the Stormwater Queensland Scholarships. For further information visit the Stormwater Queensland website at

Applications will open on Monday, 2nd February and close Friday 3rd April 2015, with the winner to be decided at the following May 2015 Stormwater Queensland Committee Meeting. […]

By |January 28th, 2015|Latest News|0 Comments

Stormwater Australia December 2014 Bulletin

The Stormwater Australia Bulletin for December 2014 is available here.

In this Edition of the Stormwater Australia Bulletin:
• The Best is Yet to Come
• President’s Message
• Thank You Steve Frost
• Thank You and Congratulations to Dr Brett Phillips
• State Presidents’ Reflections and Future Plans
• Performance Claims in Bulletin Articles
• Australia’s Warmest Spring on Record
• Upcoming […]

By |January 5th, 2015|Latest News|0 Comments

2015 Stormwater Queensland Conference Date & Venue Announced

On behalf of the Conference Committee, I am pleased to announce that the 2015 Stormwater Queensland Conference will be held on Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th July, with a Technical Tour to be held on Friday 17th July. The two-day Conference will be held at The Armitage Centre – at the Empire Theatre in Toowoomba.

In recent years, appropriate water management […]

By |December 18th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Stormwater Australia October 2014 Bulletin

The Stormwater Australia Bulletin for October 2014 is available here.

Within this Bumper Edition of the  Bulletin…
• Presidential Heavyweights go Head to Head
• Senator Xenophon offers a remarkable opportunity to Stormwater Australia
• All the National Award Winners and Photos
• Stormwater First XI – A cricket team of Stormies
• National Conference Wrap Up

By |November 24th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Connect to Your Creek Week 2015 – celebrating South East Queensland’s waterways!

Expressions of interest for organisations, community groups and schools to host an event for the 2015 Connect to Your Creek Week are open now. Register your interest now!

The aim of Connect to Your Creek Week (held between 21-29 March 2015) is to improve waterway health by increasing community stewardship of local waterways so people […]

By |November 19th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

National Stronger Regions Fund

The Australian Government has released the National Stronger Regions Fund, an initiative to boost social and economic development in Australia’s regions by funding priority infrastructure projects in local communities.

A total of $1 billion of funding is available over five years commencing from 2015–16. Funding will be provided for capital projects which involve construction of […]

By |November 5th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

2014 Ecosystem Health Report Card for South East Queensland’s Waterways

Since 2000, Healthy Waterways has produced an annual Report Card which helps us understand and communicate the health of South East Queensland’s waterways, and identify issues that require intervention. Ecosystem health is assessed against relevant benchmarks, resulting in a single grade (‘A’ to ‘F’) for each freshwater, estuarine and marine system. Rigorous science […]

By |October 23rd, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Free student memberships now available

Following some great work by Stormwater Queensland, national and state stormwater industry associations have commenced providing free memberships to university students.

Stormwater Queensland has been promoting this initiative to various Queensland universities, with many students obtaining membership under the new offer.

Stormwater Queensland President, Brad Dalrymple, said “This is a great initiative, and will provide various […]

By |October 9th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Ecosystem Health Report Card 2014

Healthy Waterways’ Ecosystem Health Monitoring Program is one of the most comprehensive freshwater, estuarine and marine monitoring programs in Australia. The Report Card provides health ratings for the waterways of South East Queensland and has been instrumental in tracking the ecosystem health of South East Queensland’s waterways and informing management actions across the region.

The […]

By |October 9th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments