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Boil Water Advisory lifted for all suburbs

Melbourne Water, South East Water and Yarra Valley Water after consultation with the Department of Health and Human Services, are lifting the Boil Water Advisory issued on 28 August 2020 for all remaining suburbs. The water for all customers is now safe to dri

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Hop to it and join our frog loving community

If you are a budding scientist or are fascinated by frogs, there’s now an online community to join where you can share photos, ask questions and receive event and project updates from Melbourne Water’s Frog Census group.

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Creating jobs for our environment

We've secured funding from the State Government's Working for Victoria program and are creating more than 100 new jobs to allow us to continue to protect and beautify the city’s waterways.

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The Growling Grass Frog tango

Kathy Preece and Sara Johnson have just celebrated their one-year anniversary in a job-share arrangement at Melbourne Water. Here, they reflect on their collaborative work story.

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COVID-19 update for birdwatching

Our customer-facing sites, including the Western Treatment Plant birdwatching areas, remain closed to visitors until further notice to protect the health and safety of our community, staff and contractors.

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birds at Western Treatment Plant