The Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA), in conjunction with Melbourne Water, is pleased to introduce the inaugural Water Industry Safety Event (WISE), taking place on 24 October at the Batman Royale in Coburg, Victoria.

WISE is the first safety focused event WIOA has conducted and it looks forward to providing a valuable network for the benefit of safety professionals, operational leaders, and the operators and suppliers to the industry.

The Water Industry Safety Event provides a forum for individuals involved in water operations to update knowledge and skills through interaction with other water industry employees, and view and discuss the latest advances in technical equipment and systems with suppliers and trade consultants.

The program includes:

  • Eight presentations on a range of safety topics relating to the water industry
  • Forum on a water industry scenario
  • Distribution of the latest safety information where individuals will share their experiences
  • Update knowledge and skills plus build your professional network development by interacting with fellow water industry employees
  • View and discuss the latest advances in safety equipment and systems with suppliers
  • Live safety demonstrations

This event is targeted towards safety professionals and employees in operations and maintenance roles from all over Victoria:

  • Water authorities from metropolitan and regional areas
  • Water industry safety representatives
  • Operational leaders
  • Operators
  • OHS professionals
  • Water and wastewater safety specialists

For more information and to register, visit

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