News Story

2020 Hydropolis
Water Sensitive Stormwater is Business As Usual
- what is next for Perth?
10 & 11 November

Sally Thompson, Associate Professor, Environmental Engineering, University of Western Australia

Gary McCullough, Senior Project Leader, Urban Regneration, Canning City Centre

Alex Rogers, Principal Engineering Hydrologist, JDA Consultant Hydrologists

 Matt Stovold, Associate and Highways Team Lead, Arup

Dr Carolos Ocampo, Senior Research Fellow, University of Western Australia

Troy Boekeman, Director, Cossill & Webley

Dean Huizinga, Planner-Integrated Water Cycle AIPM, Asset Planning & Delivery Group, Water Corporation

Stormwater WA AwardsCongratulations to the 2020 Stormwater WA Awards for Excellence winners, announced at Hydropolis 2020 on Tuesday 10 November.

Excellence in Strategic or Master Planning

WinnerBelle View Estate entered by Coterra Environment
Collaborators - Michael Hodgson, Strategic Planning Institute P/L, Urbanise, Hortplan

Commendation - Stormwater and contaminated surface runoff management entered by Southern Ports Authority-Esperance and GHD Pty Ltd

Excellence in Infrastructure

Winner - Victoria Park Drive Road Upgrade entered by ARUP
Collaborators - Main Roads WA, Perth Transport Authority

Excellence in Research and Innovation

Winner - Tunnelwell Arch System - entered by Tunnelwell

Excellence in Policy or Education

Commendation - City of Gosnells Stormwater Management Policy AP2.4.24 entered by City of Gosnells

Excellence in Integrated Stormwater Design

Winner - Peters Place Micro Wetland entered by City of Bayswater and Water Corporation

Commendation - WGV Landscaped Stormwater Infiltration Basin: Creating accessible water sensitive urban design entered by Hyd2o Hydrology and DevelopmentWA
Acknowledging City of Fremantle, Water Corporation, Department of Water and Environmental Regulation, TABEC, Josh Byrne & Associates


New Dates - 10 & 11 November 2020
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As per the revised Constitution adopted at the 2019 AGM, Stormwater Australia calls for nominations for a number of 4 Board positions to be filled. Directors serve on a rotating 3 year basis, and these appointments will ensure corporate knowledge is maintained.

Stormwater WA Awards

The 2020 Stormwater Western Australia Awards for Excellence encourage and celebrate excellence in the innovation, development, completion and management of stormwater projects and the people involved.

Award Categories for 2020;

1. Excellence in Strategic or Master Planning
2. Excellence in Infrastructure
3. Excellence in Asset Management
4. Excellence in Research and Innovation
5. Excellence in Policy or Education
6. Excellence in Integrated Stormwater Design