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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 18/01/2019

Be bushfire prepared with an alternative water source

 Bushfire

Gippsland Water is reminding customers that town water supply systems should not be solely relied upon during a bushfire or grass fire.“We are urging our customers to be prepared with another source o…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 07/01/2019

Have you considered joining a Water or Catchment Board?

 Board

You can make the community a better place! The Victorian Government is encouraging talented candidates to apply to be on regional Water and Catchment Boards.Victoria is looking for Board Directors.Boa…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 13/12/2018

Target your water use this summer

 Water Savings

With the next few months forecast to be hot and dry, Gippsland Water is reminding customers of the permanent water saving rules.Managing Director Sarah Cumming said that as we move into the summer mon…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 13/12/2018

Drouin to benefit from major wastewater infrastructure upgrade

 Wastewater, Drouin

Gippsland Water will deliver a major upgrade to Drouin’s wastewater treatment plant to cater for continued growth in the area.Gippsland Water Managing Director Sarah Cumming said that the $30 million …

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 11/12/2018

Students to benefit from local industry experience

 Employment

A new generation joined the water industry recently, as Gippsland Water welcomed 12 students to their annual vacation employment program.Managing Director Sarah Cumming said she was excited by the opp…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 10/12/2018

Water supplies in good shape for summer

 water supply, annual water outlook, storage levels

Gippsland Water’s water supplies are in good shape heading into summer, despite the very dry conditions experienced throughout 2018 – that’s the upshot from the 2018 Gippsland Water Annual Water Outlo…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 06/12/2018

Upgrade to major water asset complete

 Traralgon, Morwell, latrobe valley, Rosedale, Moondarra, Tyers, Churchill, Yinnar, Glengarry, Toongabbie, Cowwar

Gippsland Water has completed an upgrade on a key piece of water infrastructure servicing the Latrobe Valley.The $4 million project involved a major upgrade to the Tyers River Conduit. The 30km condui…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 03/12/2018

Community Support Program applications now open

 Community support, Sponsorship

Applications are now open for Gippsland Water’s annual Community Support Program. Managing Director Sarah Cumming said the program offers community groups an opportunity to secure financial support f…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 30/10/2018

Maffra wastewater odour update

 Odour, Maffra

Gippsland Water has thanked the Maffra community for their understanding during the current wastewater odour event. General Manager Customer and Community, Paul Clark, said the odour is caused by i…

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About Us

Gippsland Water supplies fresh clean drinking water to more than 69,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 62,000 customers across an area of more than 5,000 square kilometres. It maintains a $1 billion infrastructure network, which includes more than 2,000 kilometres of water mains, 15 water treatment plants, over 1,700 kilometres of sewer mains and 14 wastewater treatment plants.

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Choose Tap

Choose Tap aims to promote the benefits of drinking tap water as part of a healthy lifestyle and as an alternative to bottled water.

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Gippsland Water Head Office, 55 Hazelwood Road, Traralgon, VIC, 3844

Phone: 1800 050 500
Fax: (03) 5174 0103
Interpreter service: 131 450
TTY: 1800 555 677
Email: contactus@gippswater.com.au

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