Original article published on Social Ocean
Stormwater Australia will host it's biennial conference next month, which is the highlight of the stormwater calendar. In conjunction with the conference is the National Excellence Awards which will be celebrated and winners announced at the Conference Dinner. Amongst a number of other social and collegial events the Conference Dinner rounds out the full program.
After being announced as winners of the Stormwater Queensland Awards for Excellence in Policy or Education, Urban Environmental Solutions will join project partners (and joint winners) Social Ocean and Rocla at the event.
UES is looking forward to joining other Stormwater Queensland award nominees representing the State at the October event.
National Finalists for the Awards for Excellence in Policy or Education:
Kingston Stormwater Quality In-lieu Contributions Scheme
City of Kingston, Melbourne Water and DELWP, DesignFlow and Marsden Jacob Associates, VIC
The Blacktown Developer Toolkit for Water Sensitive Urban Design
Blacktown City Council, NSW
Department of Water and Environmental Regulation for 2015-17 Light Industry Program
National Landcare Program, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions and City of Bayswater, City of Belmont, City of Canning, City of Gosnells, City of Melville, City of Swan, and Town of Bassendean, WA
Improving Water Sensitive Design Development Control Plan and Guidelines Through Meaningful Collaboration
MidCoast Council and Alluvium, NSW
Practical Application of the Australian Rainfall & Runoff 2016 Conference Series
Urban Environmental Solutions, Rocla and Social Ocean, QLD
A Stormy Classroom
Flagstaff Hill R-7 School with DesignFlow, SA
Pictured: Stormwater Queensland President Darren Drapper, Gavin Fields (UES Director), Randall Hall (Rocla), Kirsty Fields (Social Ocean)
Read the full Stormwater Australia Awards of Excellence listing here.