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Please note: the news articles on this page apply to properties previously serviced by City West Water.
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17 Jun

The Acting Minister for Water, The Hon. Richard Wynne MP, has appointed the new board of directors for Greater Western Water (GWW), commencing 1 July 2021.

26 May

At City West Water, we respect and value differences because we know when people from different backgrounds and with different points of view work together, we create the most value – for our customers, our people and the community at large.

10 May

After a long break due to COVID-19 restrictions, we’re excited to offer our popular in-school visits once again, helping us to share our love of water with schools and students in our service area.

05 May

City West Water’s Simon Roberts has won the National Young Professional Award at the Australian Water Association’s National Water Awards for his commitment to driving transformational change in the water sector.

03 May

Applications are now open for a new round of community sponsorship funding that will provide support for events from Melbourne CBD to the city’s growing west and surrounding

30 Apr

City West Water is pleased to be an active partner in the Zero Emissions Water (ZEW) program and has committed to purchasing up to 3,000 MWh of clean electricity from the project each year. 

29 Apr

The next time you’re feeling down about your job, spare a thought for the giant robot who cleans the Balance Tank (otherwise known as the ‘sewage pool’) at our Altona Treatment Plant (ATP)!

16 Apr

ELEVEN million litres of stormwater run-off – equivalent to more than four Olympic-sized swimming pools – will be saved per year as part of a new project to sustainably irrigate Sunshine North’s Dempster Park.

15 Apr

Maree Lang has been appointed as the inaugural Managing Director of new water corporation Greater Western Water, strengthening support for Western Water and City West Water customers and staff as the organisations prepare to integrate on 1 July 20

31 Mar

The Victorian Government has ordered 125 gigalitres from the Victorian Desalination Plant in Wonthaggi to secure Melbourne’s water supply for our growing population.