28 Jan 2022

Need for appropriate economic regulatory model

We want to address the infrastructure deficit, we want to improve compliance with drinking water rules. And we want to improve the environmental performance of wastewater and stormwater - Water New Zealand chief executive Gillian Blythe.

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Toxic algae warnings across the region from Kāpiti to Hutt Valley and Wairarapa

Warm weather and low river flows have created the perfect conditions for toxic algae to flourish, with new warnings issued across the region.

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Auckland urged to act as 'good citizens' of the Waikato River as water take doubles

Auckland mayor Phil Goff​ says he’s determined to reduce his city’s reliance on the Waikato River, with the recycling of waste water into drinking water an option. Watercare has been granted approval to double its water take from the Waikato River despite opposition from Hamilton, the Waikato River Authority and river iwi.

31
Jan
Drinking Water 101 - Digital Badge

Online training course hosted by Water New Zealand.

02
Feb
2022 Virtual Coffee Catch-ups

These sessions are only available to Water New Zealand members. Members will need to login to register.

02
Feb
Wastewater 101 - Digital Badge

Online training course hosted by Water New Zealand.

09
Feb
Stormwater 101 - Digital Badge

Online training course hosted by Water New Zealand.

20 Jan 2022

Pipeline 20 January 2022

Happy New Year. We hope you have had a relaxing and enjoyable summer break.

2022 is set to be another busy year in water.

The Water New Zealand Conference is all set for next month while registration for the Stormwater Conference opened today and opportunities to present an abstract close soon.

Meanwhile our thoughts are with the people in Tonga - contaminated water is one of many major problems people are facing following the weekend's volcanic eruption and tsunami.

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Pipeline 22 December 21

Meri Kirihimete and Happy New Year from all of us at Water New Zealand.

We wish you a very happy festive season. 2021 has certainly been an eventful year and already 2022 is looking to be another busy one. We hope to see you at one or more of our many events and learning opportunities in the pipeline for next year.

In the meantime, stay safe and enjoy a relaxing time with family and friends - please note that our office will be closed from 24 December till 10 January.

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Pipeline 9 December 2021

The latest on Three Waters Reform economic and consumer protection regulation, view our webinar on Navigating to Net Zero and catch up on the latest industry news and job opportunities

‘Ka ora te wai, ka ora te whenua, ka ora ngā tāngata’

‘If the water is healthy, the land is healthy, the people are healthy’

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