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The Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA) is a national non-for-profit association with a primary role of facilitating the collection, development and exchange of quality information between people undertaking operational roles in the water, wastewater and recycled water industries.

Win an ipad - Show Us Ya Bag Competition

Attendees at this year’s WIOA conferences have an added opportunity to win by entering the Show Us Ya Bag competition. Simply take an interesting photo of ythe bag in an interesting environment for your chance to win. Entries close on 30 November 2016.

NSW Water Operations Conference and Exhibition - Sold Out

Sites at the 2017 NSW Water Operations Conference and Exhibition to be held in Canberra on 29 & 30 March 2017 are now Sold Out. Complete the application form to be placed on our waiting list.

TasWater wins the Ixom Best Tasting Tap Water in Australia Competition

WIOA is pleased to announce the Barrington WTP in Tasmania (TasWater) as the winner of the Ixom 2016 Best Tap Water in Australia competition. Barrington and TasWater will get bragging rights for the next 12 months and will go on to represent Australia at the International Water Tasting Competition held in the USA.

Queensland Water Interest Day - Brisbane

The WIOA Queensland Advisory Group will be holding a Water Interest Day to be held at the Luggage Point Sewage Treatment Plant on Thursday 24 November 2016. The program includes a number of technical presentations and will conclude with a tour of the QUU Innovation Centre and innovation showcase.
Further information and to register online

Become a WIOA Member for 2017

Consider joining (or renewing) the leading industry association serving operational roles in the water, wastewater and recycled water industries. WIOA is working hard to help you & the industry as a whole through its large network of water industry professionals.

Great turn out at the Victorian Conference

The WIOA Victorian Water Operations Conference & Exhibition conducted in Bendigo was once a again fantastic event for the Victorian Water Industry. WIOA congratulates Rylee Duffus from Westernport Water on being named 2016 Operator of the Year, all the other award winners, and those who shared their knowledge and experiences at the event. Check out all the award winners here

Victorian Network Operators Development Program

This exciting new program has been established to identify, mentor and develop future leaders in the Network Operations field across the Victorian Water Industry. Applications are being accepted until 20 November 2016 for the first group to undertake this program in 2017. Further information

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24 New Dookie Road
Shepparton 3630
Phone: +61 3 5821 6744
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Email: info@wioa.org.au

George Wall
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Phone: +61 3 5821 6744
Email: george@wioa.org.au

Craig Mathisen
Chief Operations Officer
Phone: +61 3 5821 6744
Email: craig@wioa.org.au

ABN: 83 123 468 422



2017 Conferences
NSW : Canberra
QLD : Logan
VIC : Bendigo

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AUS 2016 : Barrington WTP, TasWater

NSW 2016 : Nambucca WTP, Nambucca SC
SA 2016 : Morgan WTP, SA Water
TAS 2016 : Barrington WTP, TasWater
VIC 2016 : Myrtleford, North East Water

Water of Origin 2016 : Queensland, Barcaldine RC


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