Entries by Craig Mathisen

SA Operator of the Year

Congratulations to Brad Alcon from SAWater on being awarded the 2018 South Australian Operator of the Year at a wastewater interest day held on Thursday 22 November 2018. The award is sponsored by TAFESA and we thank the TAFESA team for their support of this fantastic award that recognises the operational employees for the dedication and […]

Tasmanian Operator Awards Announced

Congratulations to the two major WIOA award winners that were announced at a water interest day held on Wednesday 14 November 2018. Rodney Innes was announced as the 2018 WIOA Tasmanian Operator of the Year, and Bradley Housego was awarded the 2018 WIOA Tasmanian Young Operator of the Year. Both awards are sponsored by TasWater as part of […]

NSW 2019 Exhibition Site Sales Open

The 13th NSW Water Industry Operations Conference & Exhibition will be held on 3 & 4 April 2019 at the Orange PCYC Exhibition site sales commenced at 1.00 pm on Wednesday 7 November 2018.  Sites are allocated in the order in which applications are received. Go to: http://www.wioaconferences.org.au/nsw-2019  


Nominate for a State based WIOA Advisory Committee

Nominations are invited from members who would like to be more involved with WIOA to nominate to be part of the Advisory Committee in their respective State. State based WIOA Advisory Committees are vital to provide members the opportunity to actively participate in the direction of WIOA in their state and to become more engaged […]

WIOA Victorian Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to all the award winners from the WIOA Victorian Water Industry Operations Conference held in Bendigo. Awards presented for papers as well as the competitive main tapping competition and Water Taste Test all contributed to another successful event with over 1500 in attendance. Photos of the winners can be downloaded from the 2018 Conference Photo […]


Register now for the VIC Conference

WIOA invites individuals to join us in Bendigo for the 2018 Victorian Water Industry Operations Conference & Exhibition on Wednesday 5 September & Thursday 6 September 2018 You can check out the program and download the Delegate Registration Form from the Victorian Conference section of this site.

Expo Sites for Water Industry Safety Event Opens

WIOA is pleased to announce that applications for companies wanting to exhibit at the Water Industry Safety Event (WISE) to be held at the Batman Royale in Coburg, Victoria on 24 October 2018 open on Wednesday 11 July at 1pm AEST. This is the first safety focussed event WIOA has conducted and with support of […]

Register now for the SA Conference

WIOA is pleased to announced the 2018 South Australian conference program, and is now accepting registrations for this event to be held in Murray Bridge on Wednesday 1 August & Thursday 2 August 2018 You can check out the program and download the Delegate Registration Form from the SA Conference section of this site.

Victorian operators – Opportunities to be recognised

Consider nominating operational employees who have excelled in the workplace for these prestigious awards, winners will be announced at the WIOA Conference to be held in Bendigo. Nominations close on Friday 3 August 2018. Wal Whiteside – Victorian Operator of the Year WIOA Victorian Young Operator of the Year