State Versus State – The Origin of Stormwater Funding Models

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By |April 30th, 2024||0 Comments

ALDE 2024 Conference

Embark on a journey of discovery and innovation at the ALDE 2024 Conference: ‘Connecting the Pieces – Crafting the Future of Land Development.’ Picture land development as an intricate puzzle, where each piece plays a vital role in shaping the future of our communities. Join us to unravel the complexities, explore cutting-edge solutions, and […]

By |April 12th, 2024||0 Comments

Natural Asset Accounting Webinar

More Information to be Announced Soon !

By |February 16th, 2024||0 Comments

Sediment and Erosion Control in NSW Webinar

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By |February 16th, 2024||0 Comments

WSUD and Water Management Costs Webinar

More Information to be Announced Soon!

By |February 16th, 2024||0 Comments

Showcase of Excellence Site Tour

Join Stormwater NSW on a tour of prestigious projects that have been recognised for excellence in relation to stormwater design, asset management and landscape architecture. The projects will vary in scale and complexity, and we guarantee everyone will learn something that will benefit them and their organisation. This site tour will be held on […]

By |January 31st, 2024||0 Comments

Developing a New Process to Streamline Stormwater Quality Reporting & Compliance across all stages of Development – Half Day Afternoon Workshop

Stormwater quality assessment and compliance are key components of Development Applications (DA) across Australia. Challenges in the current process can incur time and resource costs to both councils and consultants, with sub-optimal results. Traditionally, creating a WSUD report requires Consultants and Councils to spend large amounts of time scouring guidelines for obscure parameters and […]

By |January 31st, 2024||0 Comments

Generate Appropriate Meteorological Templates for WSUD Modelling and Easily Optimise WSUD Models for Any Project – Half Day Morning Workshop

Workshop Overview Part 1

A meteorological template is the first input required in WSUD modelling and significantly influences results. The creation of an appropriate 10-year, 6-minute interval template with correct PET and no missing rainfall data is a complex process. This workshop equips participants with knowledge and step-by-step processes to enable them to create appropriate […]

By |January 31st, 2024||0 Comments

Current and Future Stormwater Research in NSW Webinar

Are you passionate about the future of stormwater management in New South Wales? Join us for an engaging and informative webinar hosted by Stormwater NSW, where leading researchers will delve into the latest advancements and future prospects in stormwater research.

Event Highlights

Discover the broad impacts of stormwater and potential mitigation measures.
Explore innovative ways […]

By |January 31st, 2024||0 Comments

NSW Guidelines for the Maintenance of Stormwater Treatment Measures – Full Day

The Operations and Maintenance Manual Workshop will be held at the Canada Bay Club in Five Dock on Monday 16 April 2024 in conjunction with the franc.sydney Conference. This full day workshop covers all aspects of operations and maintenance for all types of stormwater treatment measures.

The workshop is aimed at Maintenance Managers and Cleaning […]

By |January 31st, 2024||0 Comments

franc.sydney 2024

Future-focused, Resilient, Adaptive and Networked Communities

franc.sydney 2024 is powered by Stormwater NSW and will be held at Commbank Stadium, Sydney on Wednesday, 17, and Thursday, 18 April 2024. The theme for the 2024 Conference is:  Charting the Future from Past Lessons

The theme for franc.sydney 2024 is: Charting the Future from Past Lessons

franc.sydney 2024 will build on the […]

By |August 22nd, 2023||0 Comments

Showcase of Excellence Site Tour

Join Stormwater NSW on a tour of prestigious projects that have been recognised for excellence in relation to stormwater design, asset management and landscape architecture. The projects will vary in scale and complexity, and we guarantee everyone will learn something that will benefit them and their organisation. The ‘Showcase of Excellence’ site tour will […]

By |August 4th, 2023||0 Comments

End of Year Networking Drinks

Stormwater NSW is excited to announce our End of Year Drinks for 2023. This is a great opportunity to get all the stormies together, and the committee is looking forward to catching up with you all.

We would love to hear your thoughts on the year that’s been and ideas for the year ahead.

Date: Thursday, […]

By |August 4th, 2023||0 Comments

Site Tour – Bioretention Monitoring Project in Blacktown City Council

Come and join Blacktown City Council as they share with the industry, information about a large scale bioretention system validation and optimising project they are undertaking. This is a collaborative project involving Blacktown Council, the NSW Government through the Accelerated Infrastructure grant, Ocean Protect and ALS Global. With a view to forming a collaborative […]

By |August 4th, 2023||0 Comments

Financially Sustainable Options for Stormwater Management Funding in NSW

 

We are excited to announce that registration is now available for the upcoming Sustainable Funding Options half-day Workshop on Wednesday, 20 September at Campsie Customer Service Centre l Canterbury Bankstown Council, Campsie. This workshop will be presented by Craig Bush, Dr Andrew Thomas, Craig Naughton, Neil Keraunos & Alexa McAuley.

What you gain from this […]

By |August 4th, 2023||0 Comments

Stormwater certification webinar

This session will be an open platform for discussion to capture some of the main issues across the industry, around the perceived issues associated with the certification of stormwater infrastructure in private developments and for assets that will be handed over to Councils, covering both stormwater treatment and On-site Stormwater Detention.

In this webinar there […]

By |May 23rd, 2023||0 Comments

franc.2023

franc.2023
It has been confirmed, franc.2023 is happening!
Mark your calendars for Tuesday 28th and Wednesday, 29th March 2023 at Novotel Brighton Beach.
Call for Presentations will be opening soon, followed by registration – stay tuned!

By |August 3rd, 2022||0 Comments

Awards of Excellence Webinar

Awards of Excellence Webinar – Showcasing the winners from 2021
This may give you the inspiration to submit a project in this years Awards of Excellence round.
This webinar showcases the work of our leading practitioners who are the winners of 2021 Stormwater NSW Excellence Awards. The attendees will have the opportunity to listen to presentations […]

By |August 3rd, 2022||0 Comments

AR&R Workshop

Registration is open

Presenters: Mark Babister & Monique Retallick

Overview of ARR 

Rainfall Design Input

Attendees will increase their knowledge of the different rainfall-related design inputs in Australian Rainfall and Runoff, including Intensity Frequency Duration (IFD), temporal patterns, spatial patterns, and tips and tricks for their application.

Hydrologic modelling applications

This covers the different types of hydrologic models […]

By |February 2nd, 2022||0 Comments

Western Sydney Airport Drainage Network

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One of Australia’s most significant infrastructure projects in decades, the Western Sydney Airport (WSA) will be an international and domestic airport with two runways, a terminal and airport facilities at the ultimate development stage. The WSA site has a total catchment area of 1400ha and is situated in the upstream reaches of Badgerys […]

By |February 2nd, 2022||0 Comments

Webinar – Towards Best Practice Bioretention Specifications

Blacktown City Council and Healthy Land and Water have recently undertaken projects to update their specifications for bioretention filter media, transition and drainage layer materials. These projects arose from (i) gaps in the science related to media configuration to achieve desired outcomes and (ii) difficulties sourcing materials complying with specifications.

While the projects produced updated […]

By |September 20th, 2021||0 Comments

franc.sydney

By |July 21st, 2021||0 Comments

Operations and Maintenance Manual Training

Workshop Overview

This workshop is aimed at Maintenance Managers and Cleaning Contractors, as well as Council staff involved in the sizing, siting and approval of stormwater treatment measures.  This is a new course developed by Stormwater NSW.

This workshop focuses on the new Operations and Maintenance Guidelines, produced by Stormwater NSW, that have become the industry […]

By |July 5th, 2021||0 Comments

Climate change and its effect on flooding

Topic: Climate change and its effect on flooding

Presenters:

Mark Babister

Monique Retallick

Date:  Monday, 19th July 2021

Time:  12.30pm – 1:30pm

Description: ARR 1987 acknowledged the emerging issue of climate change. ARR 2019 provided National guidance on climate change related rainfall increases based on advice from an expert group including CSIRO, BOM and various academic experts.

The major areas where […]

By |June 9th, 2021||0 Comments

Operations and Maintenance Manual Training

Workshop Overview

This workshop is aimed at Maintenance Managers and Cleaning Contractors, as well as Council staff involved in the sizing, siting and approval of stormwater treatment measures.  This is a new course developed by Stormwater NSW.

This workshop focuses on the new Operations and Maintenance Guidelines, produced by Stormwater NSW, that have become the industry […]

By |March 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

Operations and Maintenance Manual Training

Workshop Overview

REGISTRATION OPEN NOW

This workshop is aimed at Maintenance Managers and Cleaning Contractors, as well as Council staff involved in the sizing, siting and approval of stormwater treatment measures.  This is a new course developed by Stormwater NSW.

This workshop focuses on the new Operations and Maintenance Guidelines, produced by Stormwater NSW, that have become […]

By |March 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

Operations and Maintenance Manual Training

Workshop Overview

This workshop is aimed at Maintenance Managers and Cleaning Contractors, as well as Council staff involved in the sizing, siting and approval of stormwater treatment measures.  This is a new course developed by Stormwater NSW.

This workshop focuses on the new Operations and Maintenance Guidelines, produced by Stormwater NSW, that have become the industry […]

By |March 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

Becoming a Chartered Engineer Webinar

More information will be announced shortly.

By |March 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

Integrated Urban Water Cycle Management Webinar

Stormwater NSW are pleased to announce the first technical webinar of 2021: Integrated Urban Water Cycle Management featuring Dr Peter Coombes from Southern Cross University and Sylvie Spraakman from the University of Toronto.

This webinar will focus on the need to reframe stormwater drainage as integrated management of the urban water cycle from a design, […]

By |March 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

Webinar – The private experience of managing stormwater quality by Ruby Ardren

 

Ruby will introduce you to the results of her recent exploratory study completed for a Masters of Research, which identified that stormwater quality improvement devices on private property were not being maintained or even retained. Both individuals and representatives of community title owner’s corporations were interviewed and provided feedback on having devices on their […]

By |March 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

RESTORE tool

By |February 18th, 2021||0 Comments

Stormwater 2021 National Conference

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of Stormwater Australia and the Conference Working Group, we invite you to join us at STORMWATER 2021, the 6th National Conference on Urban Water Management convened by Stormwater Australia, to be held from Wednesday, 14th to Friday, 16th April at the Crown Promenade Melbourne, VIC.

With over 300 delegates anticipated, it will be […]

By |August 6th, 2020||0 Comments