Scheduled Events

Residents are invited to tour the new Advanced Water Recycling Facility (AWRF)and participate in a community tree planting to rejuvenate the site. 

Saturday 21 April 2018

10 am - 12pm

84 Akuna Road, Parkes (located within the new Parkes Sewage Treatment Plant site)

To coincide with Earth Day celebrations, the AWRF Open Day will include:

  • Special guided tours of the AWRF and the new Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Information sessions about the purpose, design and operation of the Advanced Water Recycling Facility, and the broader Parkes Recycled Water Scheme.
  • Community tree planting of local Fuzzy Box Woodland species
  • Giveaways and a light lunch

Tours will run every half hour starting from 10am. To pre-register for tours, email or contact 02 6861 2333. 

Participants must wear a hat and enclosed footwear - and don't forget to bring along your gardening gloves!