Book a guided tour or virtual excursion to our water and sewage treatment plants or wetlands education centre, and enjoy a fun, interactive journey through the water cycle.
Our education facilities remain closed to visitors until further notice.
In the meantime, we’re offering guided virtual excursions to the Edithvale-Seaford Wetlands and Western Treatment Plant – with a new education centre to open at the plant in 2022, along with an updated program. To stay informed, subscribe to our WaterEd newsletter.
Western Treatment Plant
There are several ways you can learn about this world-class facility:
- Our virtual tour and augmented reality app, with stunning 360-degree views you can access anytime, anywhere
- Guided virtual excursions and webinars, for students Grade 3 to tertiary
- Bus tours, for community groups and schools: Grade 3 to tertiary students.
Eastern Treatment Plant
For industry and community groups, Year 7 to tertiary students
On guided walking tours, follow the sewage treatment process, production of renewable energy and recycled water, and the site's role within Melbourne’s sewerage system.
Edithvale-Seaford Wetland Education Centre
For community groups, prep to tertiary students
On guided group visits, see the site's importance to the environment, with tailored activities on birds and animals, life cycles, wetlands and natural waterways, and food chains.
Winneke Water Treatment Plant
For schools and community groups
Contact EcoAdventure Tours directly to book a tour of the Winneke Water Treatment Plant, which supplies about a quarter of our drinking water.
Find out how:
- how water from the Yarra River becomes drinkable
- water treatment processes
- a nature trail area
- how reservoir parks help biodiversity and sustainability.