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Local school achieves Waterwise accreditation

Busselton Water congratulated Georgiana Molloy Anglican School as the fourth school in Busselton to be accredited as a Busselton Water Waterwise School.


Water Award Winner - Geothermal Project

Together Busselton Water and the City of Busselton have secured a prestigious State Government award.


Expressions of Interest (EOI), Customer Advisory Group

Please complete the Expression of Interest form and submit the form for consideration by 4pm, Friday 31 October 2014.


Busselton Water Licence Area Expands

Following an expansion of our Operating Licence area we hope to provide water services to other South West towns.


Busselton Local is Proud to be Waterwise

The latest Waterwise Household in Action has been recognised.


The latest Busselton Water Waterwise Business in Action

Read more about the latest Waterwise Business in Action


Local couple are proud to be waterwise

A local couple are the latest recognised Busselton Waterwise in Action Household.


Geothermal Model Display at Geographe Leisure Centre

Find out more about the Geothermal project.

Waterwise PEAC class recognised

The PEAC Sustainability class has been recognised as a Busselton Water Waterwise Class.

Waterwise Specialist is Recognised

Foris Garden Centre is now a recognised Waterwise Specialist...


Busselton Water Appoints Leading Executive

Busselton Water has appointed a leading water industry executive to take on the role of Chief Executive Officer.


State-of-the-art Water Meters Save Water and Cut Bills

Read how the Radio Frequency meters are helping our customers save water and money.

Waterwise Business recognised

KaBling Carwash have now been recognised as a Waterwise Business in Action.

Minister for Health's response to the chlorination petition

Read the response from the Minister for Health to the petition to cease chlorination.

The latest Watersource Customer Newsletter


New Water Meters Save Water and Money

More than 3,800 properties registered water loss at the end of Busselton Water's recent RF meter reading cycle.

Notice to Residents

A number of residents have alerted us to the fact that there is a company or companies calling residents in Busselton to undertake a phone survey and/or trying to sell them a water filter or other device.  They are giving residents the impression that they are calling from or on-behalf of Busselton Water.  This is not the case.  Busselton Water is not undertaking any such activities.

Water Saving Families Recognised

Many entries have been received since the Waterwise Household in Action program was launched in February.

Busselton Water WINS Prestigious Award

Busselton Water's radio frequency (RF) meter project was recognised in Sydney this week at the Australian & New Zealand Smart Metering Awards 2012.

Two New Waterwise Initiatives for Householders

Busselton Water has introduced two new waterwise programs for householders to participate in and benefit from.

Water security for Busselton

Busselton Water has commenced investigations for a new bore at its Fairway Drive site to ensure water security for Busselton and the growth emerging in the western sector.

RF Meter Retrofit Update
07 December 2011

Busselton Water's radio frequency metering retrofit program is now 92% complete.

School Education Programme Launched

Busselton Water will launch its educational School Programme this week to local primary schools in the area.


Busselton Water celebrates National Water Week
11 October 2011

Busselton Water will host a waterwise garden display on Saturday 22 October at Busselton Central Shopping Centre to celebrate National Water Week.


Community Update
07 October 2011

Busselton Water would like to clarify information that has recently been circulating within the community that relates to the fulltime chlorination of Busselton's water supply.


Support for Local Soccer Club

"We are particularly pleased to partner with Busselton Water recognising the excellent work it does within the Busselton locality, and the excellent product and service provided," said Neil Fraser, Club President


Waterwise Garden Solution
24 June 2011

Another waterwise business in action!

Waterwise Business, Hanson Busselton

Hanson concrete supplies Busselton has been named Busselton Water's fourth Waterwise Business in Action.


Protecting Busselton's Water
24 March 2011

Busselton Water has recently sent information to neighbours surrounding its four water treatment plants, providing information on the works proposed to implement full-time chlorination of Busselton's water supply.

Residents Save Water
18 March 2011

Despite the hot summer Busselton residents have used almost 9% less water than as at the same time last year.

Chlorination Works Proposal Update
08 March 2011

In April Busselton Water will be advertising the works required to implement its chosen method of chlorination for Busselton's water supply and calling for public comment relative to those works.

RF Meters Save Water
16 February 2011

RF Meters Save Water

Bunnings Busselton Recognised

Bunnings Busselton recognised as this month's Waterwise Business in Action.


Spot Chlorination - Notice to Residents
01 February 2011

In response to an advisory notice issued by the Department of Health to all water service providers, as well as an approved Response Protocol between the Department and Busselton Water modelled on that notice, Busselton Water is required to implement spot chlorination whenever Naegleria is detected within the water supply.

Public Comment on Chlorination Works Proposed
01 February 2011

Busselton Water will shortly be consulting with landowners adjoining its water treatment plants prior to calling for submissions relating to the works proposed to implement fulltime chlorination of Busselton's water supply.

Waterwise Business Recognised

Busselton Irrigation Saves estimated 1.8 million litres.


First Flow Marks Historic Water Trade
02 December 2010

Dunsborough's long term drinking water supply has been secured, with the commencement of an historic water trade between the Water Corporation and Busselton Water this week.

Waterwise Tips Pay Off
02 December 2010

Customers were asked to provide their two favourite water saving tips during their visit to Busselton Water's information and education display at the 2010 Busselton Show.

Resident's Satisfaction Positive
15 November 2010

Busselton Water's annual customer satisfaction survey has once again shown that the utility is meeting resident expectations. 90% of respondents to the survey indicated that they were very satisifed with the tap service provided by Busselton Water.

Busselton Hospital Now Waterwise

Busselton Hospital was named this week as the first company to be recognised under Busselton Water’s “Waterwise Businesses in Action” programme. Over the last 12 months the Hospital has saved 12,000kl and $11,000 in water rates by undertaking a leak audit and resulting repairs.

Water Loss Reduced
18 October 2010

Busselton Water’s Radio Frequency (RF) Meter Reading Retrofit Project is in full swing with around 1,500 new meters installed. Of the meters installed 13.6% of properties have recorded continuous water loss.

Sci-tec Fun at Busselton Agricultural Show
18 October 2010

To conclude 2010 National Water Week in style, Busselton Water will be hosting over 15 Sci-tec exhibits as part of an interactive display at the Busselton Agriculture Show on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th October.

Busselton Water Finalist in Water Awards
08 October 2010

Busselton Water has been nominated as a finalist in the Infrastructure Innovation category in this year’s Australian Water Association (AWA) WA Water Awards for its Radio Frequency Meter Reading Project.

Garden Guru Visits Busselton
08 October 2010

Renowned gardener and water wise ambassador, John Colwill will host a day long information session at Busselton Central Shopping Centre on Saturday 23 October.

Statement by Busselton Water - Chlorination
06 October 2010

Busselton Water's Statement in relation to the front page article published in the "Busselton Dunsborough Times" on 1st October 2010, titled "Chlorination Delay".

ERA Clears Busselton Water
25 August 2010

Busselton Water has today received the all clear from the Economic Regulation Authority as the result of an investigation into an alleged breach of its Water Services Operating Licence.

Busselton Water Supports Local School
17 August 2010

Busselton Water supports aquaculture project at Georgiana Molloy Anglican School.

Busselton Water Secures Australian Government Grant
23 July 2010

Busselton Water has been successful in securing an Australian Government grant of over $750,000 for its Radio Frequency (RF) Meter Reading Retrofit Project.

Busselton Water Endorses Activ
15 July 2010

Activ endorsed by local businesses.

Public Information on Chlorination June 2010
17 June 2010

Busselton Water is pressing ahead with chlorination plans to ensure the safety of the water supply for the people of Busselton.

Busselton Water Supports Local Community
12 May 2010

Busselton Water will once again provide a range of support to local groups, schools and sporting events through its Community Engagement Program.

Customer Survey 2010
10 May 2010

Customers randomly selected are encouraged to complete this year's survey and be in the running to win a $500 voucher.

Chlorination - Why the decision was made
28 April 2010

Key Facts provided for the community.

Busselton Water Responds to Community
18 March 2010

Busselton Water would like to reassure the community that its recent decision to implement full-time chlorination was not one that was made lightly.

Busselton's water disinfection process to change
04 March 2010

The Board of Busselton Water, at its February meeting, resolved to implement full-time chlorination of the Busselton water supply.

New Drinking Water Fountain for Busselton
26 February 2010

A new drinking water fountain for Mitchell Park was officially opened today during the launch of the new Busselton Healthy Ageing Study.

Dunsborough Receives Bulk Water
12 February 2010

Busselton Water and the Water Corporation today entered into an agreement that will see the existing supply of water for the Dunsborough area  boosted by the end of 2010.

National Water Week Winners 2009
10 December 2009

Using images that emphasise the importance of checking for leaks and sharing our water resources were some of the topics used by the winners of Busselton Water’s digital photo competition.

Conservation Needed
13 November 2009

Busselton Water is urging residents to adhere to the 2 day per week watering roster and daytime sprinkler ban as reports of breaches rise.

Busselton Water receives State Award for Excellence
30 September 2009

Busselton Water was presented with a State Award for Excellence at the WA Public Relations Institute of Australia's Awards dinner in Perth on 18th September, 2009. 

Busselton Water's Sustainability Project recognised in State Environmental Awards
01 July 2009

Busselton Water's Sustainability Project recognised in State Environmental Awards

Unique Water Supply Aligns with Unique Health Study
27 May 2009

At a recent meeting of the Board members voted unanimously to align Busselton Water with the Busselton Health Study.