Registrations are now open for our 2023 national Conference which will be held in Bendigo from Thursday 23th to Friday 24th March 2023. We look forward to seeing you there next year.
Since Australian governments agreed to ban the export of specific recycled waste plastics soon, there has been an increased interest in repurposing recycled waste plastic in Australia. One potential avenue for this is to use recycled waste plastic in road surfacing applications. 12 – AP-G96-21_Interim_Guidelines_for_the_Use_of_Recycled_Plastics_in_Road_Surfacing The interim guidelines cover the current understanding of the use […]
The Tasmanian Association of Municipal Supervisors travel award was established in 2019. The award, which is supported by the national apprenticeship and training provider IntoWork Australia, is open to anyone working within the municipal works field in Tasmania. The award provides opportunities for Tasmanian based municipal works employees to attend Municipal Works Australia’s National Municipal […]
Municipal Works Australia is pleased to announce that Alan Jones, the Coordinator Roads and Drainage Maintenance at Golden Plains Shire, has accepted our offer to join the Board of Directors effective the 28 October 2021. Alan has a long association with the MWA, having serves as the Secretary of the Ballarat Branch. Alan will also […]
Tired of short-lived high-maintenance surfaces in your bike lanes? Need high friction surfaces that actually last? Want to use more Australian recycled-glass in your projects? Our Platinum Sponsor, OmniGrip Direct has more than 20 years’ experience in coloured bicycle lane and bus lane surfaces using Australian recycled-glass, and calcined-bauxite high friction surfaces. OmniGrip Direct’s Melbourne […]
At its meeting of 14 July 2021, the Board of the MWA voted unanimously to appoint Mauro Starc to the position of Board Chair of Municipal Works Australia. Neil Whiteside was re-appointed to the position of Treasurer. Mauro was first appointed to the MWA Board in 2018. He replaces longstanding Board Chair and MWA Life […]
MWA made some changes to our corporate membership packages early last year; we previously have 4 membership categories – we now have three. The changes were made to create a less complicated offering. There were also some changes made to the pricing of each of the revised packages. Any extra income we will receive from […]
We are pleased to announce that Komatsu Australia has renewed their commitment to the municipal works sector by signing on as the association’s major supporting partner for 2021/22. Komatsu have also committed to partnering with MWA as the major sponsor of next March’s National Municipal Works and Engineering Conference which will be held at the […]