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Barwon Water plays an active role in the local community.

We provide a comprehensive education program, run a community nursery, are committed to consultation and sponsor a range of groups, charities and causes.  



We provide in-kind support for community groups, schools, not-for-profit organisations, charity events and sporting clubs.

  More on our sponsorship programs



Community consultation

We are committed to listening to our community on key topics and issues.

We have dedicated customers and environmental consultative committees, and consult widely for our infrastructure projects.

  More on community consultation



Education program

Our education program encourages water awareness and conservation.

Guided tours of our facilities help school and community groups learn about the water cycle and drinking water and sewage treatment processes.

  More on our schools education program

  More on our community education program



Geelong Community Nursery

The Geelong Community Nursery — an inclusive partnership between Barwon Water and Kommercial — propagates indigenous plants for sites across our service region.

The nursery also provides school and community groups with the chance to become actively involved in learning about and cultivating indigenous plants.

The nursery also sells a klimited number of native plants to the general public.  

Please contact us if you would like to visit the nursery or find out more.

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