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As a result of the recent high rainfalls and subsequent flooding Melbourne Water is working with emergency services and other relevant agencies to review the impacts to our waterways and assets. 

For flood or storm emergency assistance, contact the VIC SES on 132 500 and for life threatening emergencies call 000. 

You can access current emergency information by calling the VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226 or sign up to receive regular updates regarding flooding via the emergency.vic.gov.au website and app.

Projects

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Cardinia Reservoir dam upgrade 

  • Emerald
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We’re planning to complete a dam safety upgrade to Cardinia Reservoir in the summer of 2024/25, to protect and prolong the life of one of Victoria’s most pristine water catchments that supplies Melburnians with world-class drinking water.

Epping-Somerton water main connection works

  • Somerton
Current

Melbourne Water is undertaking water main upgrade works in Melbourne’s northern suburbs. These upgrade works will ensure that additional water can be transferred between Silvan and Greenvale reservoirs to accommodate for the area’s future growth and ensure the community continues to be provided with a reliable and secure water supply.

Hawthorn Sewer Upgrade

  • Hawthorn
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We have completed stage one of the Hawthorn Main Sewer Upgrade, relining 1.7 kilometres of the existing sewer and upgrading manholes along Denham Street, Hawthorn and Murphy Street, Richmond.