Rockhampton is due to host the 41st Queensland Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition, open to all interested water industry personnel, this week.
The national conference is being presented by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA) and will be hosted by regional water service providers Fitzroy River Water.
The event is expected to attract more than 600 attendees from around Australia; with an opportunity to share the latest in ideas and view equipment and technology available to operators of water and wastewater systems.
Rockhampton Regional Council spokesperson for Fitzroy River Water Neil Fisher said it was a tremendous opportunity for the region, interested community members and Fitzroy River Water.
“This is a terrific conference and a great chance to learn about the latest in water supply and treatment,” Cr Fisher said.
“It’s also very exciting for FRW to have the opportunity to host an event of this scale.”
The event will be held at the Central Queensland University Sports Centre on June 1 and 2.
For further details, including how to register to attend, head to the WIOA website: http://www.wioaconferences.org.au/qld.htm