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18 May 2021 | Update

The groundwater treatment plant that quietly changed the world

An experimental pilot at the Mirrabooka Groundwater Treatment Plant saw clothes become whiter using a SIROFLOC process.

  • Community
  • Waterwise
Image of workers at Mirrabooka Groundwater Treatment Plant from 1970s
14 May 2021 | Update

2021 Platinum Waterwise winners

Every year, Water Corporation and the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation come together to celebrate the water efficiency achievements of local government, businesses, buildings, developments and aquatic centres.

  • Waterwise
  • Waterwise businesses
  • Waterwise councils
  • Waterwise developments
Image of Perth skyscraper, 197 St Georges Terrace
10 May 2021 | Update

Mamabulanjin Aboriginal Corporation's sea container ablution block

Mamabulanjin Aboriginal Corporation has transformed a sea container into an ablution block with funding from Water Corporation’s Kimberley Community Grants scheme.

  • Community
  • Grants
Image of two staff members from Mamabulanjin Aboriginal Corporation smiling while testing the showerhead at new ablution block facility on fruit farm
10 May 2021 | Update

Kununurra Community Garden converts fridges into raised garden beds

Families in Kununurra have converted fridges into raised garden beds with funding from the Water Corporation’s Kimberley Community Grants Scheme.

  • Community
  • Grants
Image of woman with child on lap and dog next to them. They are crouched beside a fridge that has been upcycled into a raised garden bed and hand-painted.
06 May 2021 | Update

Share a snap of your waterwise verge to win!

If you have a waterwise verge, get snapping and share a photo to go in the running to win a waterwise gardening package!

  • Residential
  • Community
  • Waterwise
Waterwise verge competition
19 Apr 2021 | Update

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Seroja – important information about water and wastewater services

Updates from Water Corporation following Tropical Cyclone Seroja.

  • Community
  • Service alert
  • Wastewater
Water Corporation
16 Apr 2021 | Update

Create your own bush tucker garden

While it’s Djeran season in the South West and Marrul brings Gubinge to the North, it’s time to start planning how to get the best out of your garden. Now is the perfect time to enrich your backyard with WA’s unique waterwise blooms and flavours.

  • Waterwise
  • Plants
Hands holding Kakadu plums
16 Apr 2021 | Update

Help kids save water on a school day

A new term offers a chance for new habits. It’s time to make water-saving part of your family’s back-to-school routine.

  • Waterwise
School boy waving as he heads into the classroom
16 Apr 2021 | Update

Creating a waterwise verge

Want to water less? Learn how to create a cooler environment for your verge.

  • Waterwise
  • Plants
  • Watering
Couple planting a waterwise verge garden
15 Apr 2021 | Update

How to get the most out of your Waterwise Council's greening initiatives

See how you can contribute to a cooler, greener urban environment with help from your local council.

  • Waterwise
  • Community
Dad gardening with kids and applying mulch to waterwise verge