Media Releases

TasWater is committed to keeping our customers, employees and the public informed about what is happening in our organisation and the Tasmanian water industry.  Our latest media release can be viewed below.  For all media enquiries please call 13 6992 and ask to speak with our Communications team.

12 Jul 2019   TasWater installs new effluent discharge pipe at East Risdon
Work is underway on the installation of a new outfall pipe from the Risdon Vale Sewage Treatment Plant adjacent to Saundersons Road. Installed many years ago, the existing outfall which has been damaged and is disintegrating, will be replaced with new longer lasting polyethylene ...
12 Jul 2019   Contract awarded for Longford sewage treatment plant upgrade
TasWater has awarded a design and construct contract to Aquatec Maxcon to upgrade the Longford sewage treatment plant.
1 Jul 2019   Currie’s water restrictions lifted
TasWater is pleased to confirm the removal of water restrictions for Currie, effective from Sunday 30 June.
19 Jun 2019   TasWater unveils the ‘new’ Blackmans Bay Sewage Treatment Plant
TasWater has today officially unveiled its upgrade of the Blackmans Bay Sewage Treatment Plant (STP). It represents a significant milestone for TasWater but more importantly, for the Kingborough community and the environment of Tasmania.
13 Jun 2019   TasWater welcomes water quality report for Nutgrove Beach
Today’s announcement of improved recreational water quality at Nutgrove Beach is recognition of the ongoing team efforts of the Derwent Estuary Program, Hobart City Council and TasWater.