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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 16/01/2018

Traralgon and Tyers benefit from $1.4M infrastructure investment

 Water, Traralgon, investment, Tyers

A project to improve the security of water supplies to Traralgon and Tyers has been successfully completed by Gippsland Water.The new, 900m long raw water main replaces aging sections of pipe in the v…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 10/01/2018

Neerim South waste concern

 Wastewater, Neerim South

Gippsland Water is reminding Neerim South customers that what goes down the drain doesn’t simply disappear. On several recent occasions the Neerim South wastewater treatment plant has received quanti…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 08/01/2018

Maffra Men's Shed is home and hosed

 Community, Maffra

The local blokes running the Maffra Men’s Shed have found a place to hang their hammers, thanks to Gippsland Water. After six months of searching, the group recently leased a vacant Gippsland Water …

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 22/12/2017

Maffra water tank back in service

 Water, stratford, Maffra, Boisdale

Gippsland Water has completed replacement works at the McAdam Street water tanks in Maffra. A new liner, improved drainage, and new pipes were installed at the storage facility, which is a key piece …

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 13/12/2017

Vandals damage Moondarra picnic grounds

 Moondarra, vandalism

Gippsland Water is calling on the community to report vandalism after extensive damage to the Moondarra picnic grounds, near the reservoir. Gippsland Water General Manager Customer and Community Paul …

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 11/12/2017

Drouin benefits from $2.5M investment as town grows

 Drouin, Sewer

Gippsland Water has completed construction of a $2.5 million improvement to Drouin’s sewer network.The new 1.2 km sewer main has increased the capacity of the network, reducing the risk of sewer spill…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 24/11/2017

Support for victims of family violence

 Family violence, Policy

Gippsland Water can now offer tailored financial assistance and other support options to customers affected by family violence. The water corporation launched new family violence policies for custome…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 22/11/2017

Water main upgrade in Sale

 Sale, water main

Gippsland Water is investing $2.8m to replace water mains along York Street in Sale, with the first stage of the project to start soon. The 100 year old water main system which runs through the centre…

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Gippsland Water Press Releases thumbnail 21/11/2017

Aboriginal awards finalist

 Award, Traineeship

Gippsland Water’s program for Aboriginal trainees was recognised as one of the best in the state at this year’s Wurreker Awards. The Wurreker Awards recognise partnerships which improve outcomes fo…

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About Us

Gippsland Water supplies fresh clean drinking water to more than 68,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 61,000 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

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