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Temporary road closure Whites Road, Werribee South

Southern Rural Water advises that Whites Road will be closed at the intersection with O’Connors Road, Werribee South for pipeline construction works as part of the Werribee Irrigation District Modernisation project on: Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 July 2018 SRW’s...

2018 Rural Water Awards

These awards are open to and seek to recognise and reward rural water customers (licence/entitlement holders) that have developed or adapted clever ideas that have led to better water use outcomes on their property. Outcomes that are delivering or having...

Final salinity committee meeting

Wellington Community Salinity Committee (WCSC) held its final meeting on 17 May with its responsibilities transferred to Southern Rural Water’s Macalister Customer Consultative Committee. Chairman Malcolm Sellen said the committee could be proud of its achievements...

BGA detected at Werribee Weir

Southern Rural Water announced today that a Blue Green Algae (BGA) bloom has been detected in Werribee Weir. Irrigators are being encouraged to take extra care to avoid spray drift and inhaling contaminated water. Farmers are encouraged to provide an alternative...

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