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Program & Networks > Specialist Networks (for members) > Small Water and Wastewater Systems >
  • The aim of this network is to promote the viability and important contribution of small water and wastewater systems in:

    • Decentralised communities
    • Neighbourhoods
    • Industrial facilities
    • Small developments
    • Remote communities
    • Rural and regional areas.


     The network proposes to:

    • Facilitate knowledge sharing between members in potable water supply, stormwater management and reuse, sewage treatment and reuse and sewer mining.
    • Encourage a greater appreciation of the sustainability of decentralised systems in the broader water industry across Australia.

    Want to join the Small Water and Wastewater Systems Specialist Network?

    If you or a colleague would like to keep updated on the latest developments and events in SWWS, then join us! To join this network you must be an AWA member. 







    Ozwater'15 - Call For Papers  
    Closing 28 August 2014 

    AWA is calling for abstract submissions for Australia's international water conference and exhibition - Ozwater'15. The overall theme for the event is 'Water for Growth and Prosperity", with key sub-themes in:  

    • Technology, Operations and Asset Management, 
    • Governance, Regulation and Structure, 
    • Water for Rural, Remote and Regional Communities, 
    • Water for Agriculture, Food and Beverages, 
    • Water for Mining, Resources and Power,  
    • The Customer and Community, and 
    • Liveable Cities. 

    Submissions close 28 August - don't miss your chance to share your ideas, research, or initiative, and the opportunity to collaboratively encourage innovation and professional development.


    Visit to find out more and submit your abstract.








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