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QLD Water Regional Alliance Program

The LGAQ and Queensland Water Directorate (qldwater) have partnered with the Queensland State Government (Department of Energy and Water Supply (DEWS) to develop the Queensland Water Regional Alliance Program (QWRAP). The objective of this project is to investigate opportunities for collaboration between regional water service providers. The Whitsunday Region is one of four pilot regions for the Q-WRAP program.

Representatives of the three councils have formed the WIM Water Alliance which meets on a quarterly basis. A regional forum is held annually to extend knowledge of an involvement in the Alliance beyond the immediate Alliance membership.

Key activities for 2016-17 were: