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Sunshine reserve scrubs up with new bridge

South East Water has recently replaced the old timber pedestrian bridge (now known as Stiles Bridge) at Sunshine Reserve in Mount Martha with a new, galvanised steel bridge for the community to enjoy.


Annual Report 2017–18 and Corporate Plan 2018–23 now available online

The annual report provides an overview of South East Water’s performance, financials and key highlights, along with statements on its governance and management practices over the 2017–18 year.


Enhancing habitat at Tootgarook Wetland

Tootgarook Wetland is undergoing a makeover with works enhancing aquatic habitat and improvements to species richness and abundance now underway.


Boneo Water Recycling Plant upgrade to benefit the Peninsula

Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula will benefit from a $130m investment in new, energy-efficient water treatment and recycling infrastructure, which will support population growth, protect the local environment and maximise recycled water production for local businesses.


Narre Warren North’s water warriors save with SWEP

Narre Warren North Primary School (NWNPS) recently signed up to the Schools Water Efficiency Program (SWEP), thanks to South East Water sponsoring their program registration.


South East Water delivers lower prices and simpler charges for next five years

South East Water’s five-year pricing commitment promises lower prices and better value for its customers from 1 July.


South East Water steps up sustainability in national parks with new solar sewer technology

South East Water has installed a new solar-powered sewer system at Koonya Beach in the Mornington Peninsula National Park, providing environmentally-friendly toilet facilities for beachgoers.


Food and oil interceptors get the standard treatment

Melbourne's metropolitan water retailers have standardised food and oil interceptors across Melbourne, making the design and installation processes easier for customers.


High time for underground makeover in Prahran East Village

As part of its commitment to delivering reliable and safe water and sewer services into the future, South East Water is commencing the renewal of a 100-year-old water main on High Street Prahran


Bill simulator gives water customers a say on what they pay

Households across Melbourne’s south east will have a unique opportunity to help shape their water bills over the next five years with the launch of South East Water’s bill simulator:


New lease of life for Mentone, Parkdale, Mordialloc 1930s sewers

As part of its commitment to delivering reliable and safe water and sewer services, South East Water is commencing a $2.6 million project to renew a pair of eighty-year-old sewer mains spanning the suburbs of Mentone, Parkdale and Mordialloc.


South East Wate​r appoints new Managing Director (320Kb)

The Board of South East Water is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Terri Benson as its new Managing Director following an extensive local and international recruitment process. Ms Benson will take up the position on 29 May.


South East Water joins research alliance to boost farm productivity

Representing the water sector, South East Water will join forces with industry, government, research and not-for-profit organisations to advance soil health in Australian agriculture, and help develop more sustainable food production systems for our farmers.


Appointments to the Boards of Victoria’s Water Corporations

With the terms of 89 existing water corporation directors, including seven chairpersons, expiring on 30 September 2017, the Minister for Water, the Hon Lisa Neville MP, is inviting expressions of interest in these positions.


South East Water summer trial a reminder to watch water use at home and Target 155

Households are reminded to be aware of water use and Target 155 as a new study reveals that outdoor watering has nearly doubled since the start of summer, with almost a third of watering taking place during the warmest part of the day.


Solar generation hits the roof in Frankston

South East Water’s Frankston head office is expected to meet more than 10 per cent of its energy needs using solar power, thanks to a new 99kW rooftop solar panel installation.