e Flashes - 2015

2015 e Flashes (by date)

eFlash #277 - 18 December 2015 eFlash #277 - 18 December 2015 - Release Date 18-Dec-2015: - 1. GBR Taskforce Interim Report Now Available for Comment . | (14KB)

eFlash #276 - 10 December 2015 eFlash #276 - 10 December 2015 - Release Date 10-Dec-2015: - 1. National Water Infrastructure Development Fund (NWIDF) – Funding Support . | 2. Advance Queensland Innovation Partnerships Fund . | (16KB)

eFlash #275 - 4 December 2015 eFlash #275 - 4 December 2015 - Release Date 04-Dec-2015: - 1. Plumbing and Drainage & Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 .| 2. Proposed Changes to Australian Drinking Water Guidelines 2011 (ADWG) .| 3. International WaterCentre partial scholarships for self-funded students .| 4. Unitywater EOI - Leak Identification/Detection Services .| 5. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS .| (17KB)

Skills eFlash #44 - 4 December 2015 Skills eFlash #44 - 4 December 2015 - Release Date 04-Dec-2015: - 1. New National Water Training package endorsed (NWP15) .| 2. Industry comment sought – amendments to National Certification Framework for Drinking Water Operators .| 3. STP Operator Certification Framework – amendments .| (15KB)

eFlash #274- 20 November 2015 eFlash #274- 20 November 2015 - Release Date 20-Nov-2015: - 1. Important Information – 2014/15 KPI data .| 2. Queensland Water Innovation Event Wrap .| 3. Great Barrier Reef Water Science Taskforce Communique .| 4. WSAA Health Based Targets (HBT) Manual Now Available .| 5. Water Research Access Portal (WRAP) .| 6. IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition 2016 .| (17KB)

eFlash #273 - 23 October 2015 eFlash #273 - 23 October 2015 - Release Date 23-Oct-2015: - Queensland Water Directorate celebrates membership record! . | (15KB)

eFlash #272 - 15 October, 2015 eFlash #272 - 15 October, 2015 - Release Date 15-Oct-2015: - 1. IPWEA Queensland Excellence Awards 2015 Winners . | 2. WHS Accreditation Scheme for large federal government funded projects . | (15KB)

eFlash #271 - 9 October 2015 eFlash #271 - 9 October 2015 - Release Date 12-Oct-2015: - 1. qldwater Innovation Event, 4 & 5 November – Earlybird rate closes Monday! . | 2. Commencement of provisions of the EP and Other Legislation Act 2014 . | 3. Quick links – associated organisations events and announcements . | (16KB)

e-Flash #270 - 1 October 2015 e-Flash #270 - 1 October 2015 - Release Date 08-Oct-2015: - 1. Communicating with the Community about new KPI Performance Reporting . | 2. IPWEA Queensland Conference, Mackay . | 3. Quick links – associated organisations events and announcements. | (14KB)

eFlash #269 - 18 September 2015 eFlash #269 - 18 September 2015 - Release Date 18-Sep-2015: - 1. SWIM 2014/15 annual water and sewerage data due 1st October . | 2. qldwater Innovation Event, 4 & 5 November 2015 . | 3. Environmental Protection Act 1994 – Changes to Annual Report . | 4. Ixom Australia’s Best Tasting Tap Water Competition 2015 . | (17KB)

eFlash #268 - 8 September 2015 eFlash #268 - 8 September 2015 - Release Date 08-Sep-2015: - 1. 2015 Member Survey Report. | 2. KPI Fact Sheet. | 3. IPWEA Queensland Conference, Mackay. | 4. AWA Queensland Water Awards. | 5. Quick links – associated organisations events and announcements. | (17KB)

eFlash #267 - 27 August 2015 eFlash #267 - 27 August 2015 - Release Date 27-Aug-2015: - 1. qldwater 2015 Innovation Event – Sunshine Coast 4 & 5 November . | 2. SEQ Taste Test Winner and regional finalists . | 3. Transition period for water meter installation changes . | 4. SWIM 2014/15 annual water and sewerage data due soon . | 5. Quick links – associated organisations events and announcements . | (17KB)

Skills eFlash #42 - 6 August 2015 Skills eFlash #42 - 6 August 2015 - Release Date 06-Aug-2015: - 1. Release of Final Draft National Water Training Package material . | 2. Dial Before You Dig Locator Certification Program . | 3. International WaterCentre Scholarships now open . | (15KB)

eFlash #266 - 31 July 2015 eFlash #266 - 31 July 2015 - Release Date 31-Jul-2015: - 1. Library of past Queensland Government Guidelines on qldwater Website . | 2. SEQ Conference and Water Taste Test – Gold Coast 20 August . | 3. The Lowdown on Grants for 2015 . | 4. Appointment of DGs Endorsed by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk . | 5. Rainwater Harvesting and Backflow Prevention Consultation Documents . | 6. Quick links – associated organisations events and announcements . | (17KB)

eFlash #265 - 21 July 2015 eFlash #265 - 21 July 2015 - Release Date 21-Jul-2015: - 1. Drinking Water Operator Certification – release of DEWS Guideline . | 2. KPI key dates and messages . | 3. Member survey . | 4. Quick links – associated organisations events and announcements. | (17KB)

eFlash #264 - 16 July 2015 eFlash #264 - 16 July 2015 - Release Date 16-Jul-2015: - 1. State Budget Announcements impacting Water and Sewerage Services . | (15KB)

eFlash #263 - 10 July 2015 eFlash #263 - 10 July 2015 - Release Date 10-Jul-2015: - 1. Member survey reminder . | 2. LGAQ Bush Councils Convention and SWQ Taste Test 30/31 July. | 3. SEQ Conference and Water Taste Test – Gold Coast 20 August – Register Now! . | 4. Transition period for water meter installation changes yet to commence . | 5. Appointment of new Director General, Department of Energy and Water Supply . | 6. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS . | (17KB)

eFlash #262 - 26 June 2015 eFlash #262 - 26 June 2015 - Release Date 26-Jun-2015: - 1. We need your help on qldwater’s forward work plan . | 2. SEQ Conference and Water Taste Test – Gold Coast 20 August – Register Now! . | 3. New BoM Tools and Data . | 4. WSAA Regional Forum – Gold Coast 19 August . | 5. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS . | (17KB)

Skills eFlash #41 - 15 June 2015 Skills eFlash #41 - 15 June 2015 - Release Date 16-Jun-2015: - 1. Queensland Government 2015-2016 Annual VET Investment Plan Released . (14KB)

eFlash #260 - 12 June 2015 eFlash #260 - 12 June 2015 - Release Date 12-Jun-2015: - 1. First Drinking Water Treatment Operators Certified Under National Scheme . | 2. Great Barrier Reef Water Quality . | 3. SWIM Training – Additional Training Session . | 4. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS &ANNOUNCEMENTS . | (19KB)

Skills eFlash # 40 - 4 June 2015 Skills eFlash # 40 - 4 June 2015 - Release Date 05-Jun-2015: - 1. Sewage Treatment Plant Operator Certification Framework Released . | 2. National Water Industry Skills Taskforce Changes . | 3. EBA Rates Comparison Document Available (members only) . | (16KB)

eFlash #259 - 3 June 2015 eFlash #259 - 3 June 2015 - Release Date 03-Jun-2015: - 1. Payroll Tax Rebate, Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Bill meter installation provisions pass WITH AMENDMENTS. | 2. SWIM (your required annual water and sewerage data reporting) training reminder . | 3. WQ Water Taste Test - Barcaldine 15 June . | 4. Training Workshop & NQ Water Taste Test – Ingham 23 June . | 5. IPWEA Queensland Excellence Awards 2015 . | (18KB)

qldwater eFlash #258 - 20 May 2015 qldwater eFlash #258 - 20 May 2015 - Release Date 20-May-2015: - 1. BoM National Performance Report now Available . | 2. SEQ Water Conference & Taste Test – Gold Coast 20 August . | 3. Consultants offering services in developing, revising or auditing DWQMP’s . | 4. Stronger Regions Grant Program . | 5. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS (16KB)

Skills eFlash #39 - 6 May 2015 Skills eFlash #39 - 6 May 2015 - Release Date 06-May-2015: - 1. New arrangements for development and maintenance of Training Packages . | 2. National Water Training Package Changes – feedback sought . | 3. Reminder – Upcoming Queensland training workshops . | (15KB)

eFlash #257 - 23 April 2015 eFlash #257 - 23 April 2015 - Release Date 23-Apr-2015: - 1. Release of Queensland’s Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report – 2013/14. | 2. Register Now! FNQ Conference and Water Taste Test – Cairns 8 May. | 3. Inquiry into Payroll Tax Rebate, Revenue & Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 (including Water Meter installation). | 4. Operator of the Year Awards – We Need Nominations!. | 5. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS. | (17KB)

eFlash #256 - 8 April 2015 eFlash #256 - 8 April 2015 - Release Date 08-Apr-2015: - 1. Registrations Open - FNQ Conference and Water Taste Test – Cairns 8 May. | 2. Goondiwindi Regional Council Field Day – 21 April . | 3. qldwater CQ Regional Conference/ Taste Test - 16 April, Rockhampton . | 3. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS (18KB)

eFlash #255 - 31 March 2015 eFlash #255 - 31 March 2015 - Release Date 31-Mar-2015: - 1. Changes to Meter Installation Legislation | 2. Twinning Discussion Paper | 3. IWC Water Leadership Program | 4. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS | (16KB)

eFlash #254 - 20 March 2015 eFlash #254 - 20 March 2015 - Release Date 20-Mar-2015: - 1. Operator of the Year Awards – Nominate Now! | 2. IPWEA Queensland Excellence Awards 2015 | 3. Call for Papers - FNQ Regional Conference/ Taste Test 8 May - Cairns | 4. qldwater CQ Regional Conference/ Taste Test - 16 April, Rockhampton | 5. qldwater SEQ Conference and Taste Test – Gold Coast, 20 August | 6. WSAA Members Meeting and Regional Forum – Gold Coast, 19 & 20 August | 7. qldwater Calendar of Events | (17KB)

Skills eFlash #38 - 20 March 2015 Skills eFlash #38 - 20 March 2015 - Release Date 20-Mar-2015: - 1. Water Industry Training Centre to cease operating as an RTO in 2016 2. Upcoming Queensland Training Workshops (15KB)

eFlash #253 - 10 March 2015 eFlash #253 - 10 March 2015 - Release Date 19-Mar-2015: - 1. Registrations Open! CQ Regional Conference/ Taste Test – Rockhampton 16 April; 2. New qldwater Position Papers; 3. Call for Papers - FNQ Regional Conference/ Taste Test 8 May - Cairns; 4. Expressions of Interest – Treatment/ Innovation email group; 5. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS (16KB)

eFlash #252 - 26 February 2015 eFlash #252 - 26 February 2015 - Release Date 26-Feb-2015: - 1. qldwater Events Update; | 2. SWIM Training: | 3. Final Reminder - Environmental Code of Practice for Sewage Pump Stations: | 4. qldwater NRL Tipping Competition. | (18KB)

eFlash #251 - 17 February 2015 eFlash #251 - 17 February 2015 - Release Date 17-Feb-2015: - 1. New Ministers Announced . | 2. STP operator certification discussion paper – member feedback welcome . | 3. “Ensuring Safe Drinking Water Workshop” with Steve Hrudey - SOLD OUT! | (17KB)

eFlash #250 - 12 February 2015 eFlash #250 - 12 February 2015 - Release Date 12-Feb-2015: - 1. qldwater CQ Regional Conference/ Taste Test 16 April – Rockhampton – Call for Papers; 2. qldwater Sponsored WIOA Operator Awards – Nominate Your Staff!; 3. Feedback Reminder - Environmental Code of Practice for Sewage Pump Stations; 4. WIOA Conference Toowoomba 17 & 18 June – Call for Papers & Change of Date; 5. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS (18KB)

eFlash #249 - 3 February 2015 eFlash #249 - 3 February 2015 - Release Date 04-Feb-2015: - 1. qldwater 2015 events including conferences and the Orica Australia Best of the Best Queensland Water Taste Test; 2. Queensland State Election implications; 3. Environmental Code of Practice for Sewage Pump Stations and Sewerage Networks; 4. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS . | (19KB)

Skills eFlash # -37 - 21 January 2015 Skills eFlash # -37 - 21 January 2015 - Release Date 21-Jan-2015: - 1. Clarification of User Choice Funding Eligibility for Water Operations Qualifications; 2. Reminder: Industry Partnerships Strategy Expressions of Interest due 13th February. (16KB)

eFlash #248 - 16 January 2015 eFlash #248 - 16 January 2015 - Release Date 16-Jan-2015: - Ensure Safe Drinking Water Workshop with Steve Hrudey - 20 February. (15KB)

Competencies-for-Operators Competencies-for-Operators - Release Date 21-Jul-2015: - (139KB)


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