About us

The Australian Water Association is the national peak water organisation, delivering information, expertise and collaboration for sustainable water management.

About us quoteOur membership includes professionals and practitioners working in utilities, science and research, energy and resources, manufacturing and agriculture. We have an active branch network across all Australian States and Territories and maintain extensive international links, including with the International Water Association.

Our activities include:
  • A comprehensive program of conferences including Ozwater - Australia’s largest water industry event.
  • Workshops, forums, summits and technical seminars
  • A wealth of online and print technical and industry information and news
  • Industry programs and projects offering significant opportunities
  • Training courses
  • Professional networking
  • B2B, business matching and mentoring opportunities

The Australian Water Association works to deliver programs, information, services and events that connect and communicate with members and enrich their engagement with us and the water sector as a whole. The Association is committed to building Australia's water capabilities to maintain its position as a world leader in water management.
The Australian Water Association works with and for our members to deliver programs, services and events that effectively meet their needs. The Australian Water Association also publishes a number of publications to keep our members informed about the latest news and developments in the water sector.
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The Australian Water Association offers a range of awards at both state and national levels and plays an important role in promoting excellence and the contribution our members make to the community.
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You can contact us online, by phone, mail or visit us in person.
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The Australian Water Association Limited is a not-for-profit organisation, constituted under the Corporations Act 2001 as a company limited by guarantee. The Board of Directors, a Strategic Advisory Council and the Governance and Audit Committee is responsible for guiding and directing the Association.
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Find current and past media releases and information on who to contact for media inquiries.
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