Water Is Life – Let’s Save Water

Water savers honoured

Tuesday, 20 December 2011

The national 2011 savewater! awards® winners.

Eco Sac Rainwater Tank

Rainwater tanks: a drop in the bucket

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

As the belts on our water resources tighten, tap into your own water supply with a rainwater tank for your home.


What a waste of food

Friday, 4 November 2011

Aussies routinely throw out vast quantities of food without a second thought. Here’s why food waste matters and how you can make a change for the better.

greywater 101

Greywater 101

Tuesday, 4 October 2011

Learn how to safely reuse your household's wastewater and take water efficiency to the next level.

Chair of the Board of WaterAid in Australia - Voluntary position

Wednesday, 24 August 2011

WaterAid Australia are looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to lead and motivate the team in their aim to overcome poverty by enabling the worlds poorest people gain access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene education. The Chair will have the flair and track record of achievement to inspire and lead a rapidly growing organisation into a challenging and rewarding future. If you have an understanding of international development or the provision of water and sanitation services in the developed or developing world, this would be a distinct advantage. You will need to be a resident in Australia and ideally be an Australian citizen.

Location: N/A
Applications close: 5 pm Thursday 8 September, 2011.
Click here for more info.


The three peaks

Friday, 15 July 2011

We have a tendency to treat our home planet like there’s no tomorrow. But it’s time to wake up to the three-pronged resource crisis – shortages of oil, water and food – that experts say lies just around the bend.

How to: install a water-efficient showerhead

Tuesday, 24 May 2011

Replacing your older, water-wasting showerhead with a new, water-efficient one will save on water without compromising flow or pressure when lathering up.

Rainwater tank

Federal rebates dry up

Wednesday, 11 May 2011

Rainwater tanks and greywater systems are no longer covered by the federal government National Rainwater and Greywater Initiative.


Wasted food wastes water too

Monday, 11 April 2011

New research validates the huge environmental impact of food waste – with twice as much water wasted as uneaten food than water used in the average household in the UK.

Save water

15 ways to save water

Tuesday, 1 February 2011

15 ways to conserve this precious resource and save energy while you’re at it!

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