We’re taking a holistic approach to reducing flood risk in Elster Creek Catchment, collaboratively implementing the Elster Creek Catchment Flood Management Plan 2019-24 with the cities of Bayside, Glen Eira, Kingston and Port Phillip.
Melbourne Water is undertaking water main upgrade works in Melbourne’s northern suburbs to be able to transfer water between Silvan and Greenvale reservoirs. These upgrade works will ensure the flow of water between these mains can be regulated when needed and is important to ensure the community continues to be provided with a reliable and secure water supply.
We’ve upgraded the Ferny Creek Retarding Basin to ensure it continues to reduce the risk of flooding to the community.
Wyndham City Council and Melbourne Water are undertaking master planning of a 4km section of the Main Outfall Sewer Reserve as part of Greening the Pipeline, with support from City West Water and VicRoads.