15 Aug 2022

Fatberg alert: Wastewater system blockages cause overflows, temporary health warning issued

A temporary health warning has been put in place after sewage overspill flowed into the Mangakakahi Stream on Saturday.

It's prompted a reminder from the Rotorua Lakes Council not to put wet wipes, fat and rags down sinks drains and toilets.

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New Plymouth begins installing water meters for 26,000 homes

New Plymouth has begun an $18 million project to roll out water meters to 26,000 homes in the district.

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Westport community raise stormwater concerns in feedback on $54m flood plan

Westport residents have had their first opportunity to question experts about a potentially ground-breaking business case to ease severe flooding in the town over the next hundred years.

4 Aug 2022

Pipeline - 4 August

In this week’s Pipeline - recognise excellence by entering or nominating colleagues in the Water New Zealand Excellence Awards, find out how New Zealanders use water, what we’re doing about plastic rubbish in our waterways and check out new learning opportunities.

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Pipeline 21 July 2022

Conference earlybird deals now on sale, new drinking water regulatory report, water bottling consent quashed and last days to submit on the Water Services Entities Bill.

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Pipeline 7 July 2022

Economic regulation – challenges and opportunities, find out how New Zealanders use water in the home and what the new Australian-New Zealand flushable standard means

‘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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