Why our water  tastes great

Melbourne has some of the highest-quality drinking water in the world, and our water tastes great from the tap.

Outdoor activities

Help make a difference with these simple projects to save water and the environment – or get to know the animals that live in your local river or creek, using our identification guides.

Ramsar Protection Program

The Ramsar Protection Program is a long-term, collaborative environmental program working to maintain or improve the ecological values of the Western Port and Port Phillip Bay western shoreline Ramsar wetlands sites.

Projects

  • Werribee

Sewer Manhole Cover Upgrade

Melbourne Water will upgrade nine sewer manhole covers across the sewer network so we can continue to provide...

  • Western Port

Ramsar Protection Program

The Ramsar Protection Program is a long-term, collaborative environmental program working to maintain or improve the...

Apply for funding

Councils, public land managers, school and community groups, universities and research institutions, multi-partner projects and collaborative groups can apply for funding.