National Water Week is celebrated during October each year across Australia.

To celebrate National Water Week, we organise free events, competitions and activities for school students and members of the community. Water Week celebrations help raise awareness of the need to value and conserve water as a precious resource that brings life and prosperity to our region.

In 2019 we have the following competitions open to primary and secondary students: 

Competiton  Description  Requirements  Entry submission Closing Date
Writing Competition Students are to write a short story or poem that relates to the theme "Water for me, water for all". View the PDF (730KB) for more information. Name, Year Level & School must be included with entry. Entires may be submitted electronically or as a hard copy. Electronic entries must be in PDF or Word. Entries must be received by 10th September.
Photography Competition Students are invited to submit photos related to tap water. View the PDF (730KB) for more information. Limit 5 entries per student. Name, Year Level & School must be included with entry. Entires may be submitted as a hard copy or electronically. Entries must be received by 10th September.

All entries must include the students Full Name, Year Level & School

Writing and Photography entries can be submitted to:

Water Week Competition
C/O Goulburn Valley Water
PO Box 185, Shepparton 3632

or email: waterweek@gvwater.vic.gov.au

Competition winners will be announced during National Water Week, 21-27 October 2019

(Entries are submitted with the understanding that they may be copied and reproduced by GVW)