Gosnells Primary School celebrated 10 years enrolled in Water Corporation’s Waterwise Schools Program at a special assembly today.


Over the last decade teachers at the school have been educating students on the need to value, protect and conserve water resources.


Water Corporation General Manager Customer and Community Group, Catherine Ferrari, thanked the school for sharing the waterwise message.


“In our drying climate it’s important the next generation are aware of how precious water is and Gosnells Primary School has been sharing this message for 10 years,” Ms Ferrari said.


"Students are the water users of the future, so it is vital teachers continue to educate students about the value of water. 


“Thank you to students and teachers at Gosnells Primary School for your dedication to the program.”


Gosnells Primary School students shared their waterwise tips.


“Make sure when you drink water from a water fountain, that the water has stopped flowing and turn the tap off properly,” Head Student, Caitlin Pasznicki said.


“Being waterwise does not mean not using water - it means using water carefully. Every drop is important!” Head Student, Praewa Promson said.


Further information about the Waterwise Schools Program is available from the Water Corporation’s website at www.watercorporation.com.au/education


Did you know?

  • There are 571 Waterwise Schools across Western Australia.
  • Now in its 22nd year, the Waterwise Schools Program takes a long-term approach to water education and behavioural change, and complements the curriculum across all major learning areas.

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