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A lot goes on here at Melbourne Water.

Read the latest news about our water resource upgrade projects and the ongoing management of Melbourne’s major water supply, waterways, sewerage and drainage services.

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Fires in Thomson Reservoir catchment area

A fire near the Thomson Reservoir continues with no current threat to water quality or supply. Plans are in place to protect water quality and ensure there are no interruptions to Melbourne's water supply.

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The future is now: Virtual Reality becomes actual reality at Melbourne Water

In the third episode of our podcast series, Scott McMillan, safety manager of technology and innovation at Melbourne Water and Ben Horan from Deakin University, discuss all things Virtual Reality (VR) from virtual snake bite first aid training to developing bespoke infrastructure training tools, and overcoming technological scepticism.

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New mural unveiled as part of Frog Census program

Melbourne Water, in collaboration with local artists – Bryan Itch, Rich Keville of Textura Arts and Benzo – and Truganina South Primary School have unveiled a new mural featuring the endangered growling grass frog in Truganina.

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