Nominate for the WIOA Committee

Nominations are invited from financial Individual members of the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia Inc, for the positions of Officers and Committee members for 2018.

The Committee will consist of up to 13 members comprising a President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer, the Chairperson/nominee of each State based Advisory Committee, and a minimum of three elected members.

More information and the nomination form


NSW Conference Rego’s Open

WIOA is pleased to announced the 2018 NSW conference program, and is now accepting registrations for this event to be held in Tamworth on Wednesday 11 April & Thursday 12 April 2018

You can check out the program and download the Delegate Registration Form from the NSW Conference section of this site.


Water industry in the news – Carolyn Webb

Great article published in The Age by Carolyn Webb on Thursday 7 September.

It is fantastic to have a good news water story on the front page of The Age celebrating the operational employees, the water businesses and the entire water industry. Many of the treatment facilities across the country have background stories that are facilitating, and this years Victoria’s 2017 Best Tasting Tap Water from the small town of Merrijig is no different.



Queensland Operators Recognised

The Queensland Operator of the Year was one of the many awards presented at the successful WIOA Queensland Conference and Exhibition held in Logan. A record crowd turned up to the event with over 850 individuals in attendance.

  • John Holmes – Queensland Operator of the Year
  • Glenn Cook – Queensland Operator of the Year (Civil/All Rounder)
  • Harry Coleman – Queensland Young Operator of the Year

Award winners photos available here  |  Conference summary

Opportunity to Work with WIOA – Technical Operations Officer

WIOA is seeking a competent, passionate and energetic individual to provide technical input and expertise across a range of the Associations activities. A main objective of the position is to maintain and build on the present activities and Member services. Appications close on Tuesday 13 June 2017.