National Water Week

2022 National Water Week

Each year in October the Australian Water Association hosts National Water Week to raise awareness about the value of water.  This year's theme is "Our Water Stories". Read more about this year's theme here.

Water Week Activities

As part of National Water Week, Council organises a range of local activities for the community to get involved.   

Water Supply Tours

Water Supply Tours

If you've ever been curious about where our water comes from, come along and find out first-hand.  Council is running tours of our local water supply and treatment plants, to give the community an insight into how it all works.   

Register your interest here

Bellingen STP

  • Dorrigo Water Supply and Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Bellingen Water Supply and Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Urunga Sewage Treatment Plant


Water Week Competition

Water Week Competition

Each year Council organises a community competition to encourage residents to get involved and enter a draw to win some great prizes.  Details of this years competition will be released soon!  

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School Resources

School Resources

Download the National Water Week colouring sheet here or get involved with a range of competitions.

  • Primary School Poster Competition
  • National Colouring-in Competition
  • National Short Film Competition

 Check out the Australian Water Association for more details.  

Childs drawing of fish