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Kyabram / Shepparton Water Improvement Scheme

GVW Regional Infrastructure

>1,500km of water mains; >920km of sewer mains; 90 water storages; 40 water treatment facilities; 27 wastewater management facilities

Kyabram WTP Treatment Capacity


Kyabram WTP Additional Storage Capacity


Kyabram WTP Treatment System

Dissolved Air Flotation Filtration (DAFF)

Kyabram WWTP Increased Winter Storage Capacity


Shepparton WTP Treatment Capacity


Shepparton WTP Treatment System

Dissolved Air Flotation Filtration (DAFF)

Shepparton WWTP People Equivalent Load


Shepparton WWTP Tertiary Treatment System


Shepparton WWTP Tertiary Treatment Performance

Phosphorus 20t/y; Nitrogen 60t/y; suspended solids 600t/y

High Rate Anaerobic Lagoon (HRAL)

200,000m³ capacity / 5ha area

Overall Project Cost to Date


Anticipated Additional Project Budget

A$95m (to 2008)

Shepparton WTP Initial Strategic Study

February 1993

Tongala-Kyabram Groundwater Study


Kyabram Works Commenced

April 1997

Kyabram WTP Official Opening

20 May 1998

Shepparton WTP Official Opening

11 March 1998

Shepparton WWTP Tertiary Treatment Completed

October 2002

Shepparton HAL Project Commenced

November 2002

Shepparton HAL Project Operational

3Q 2004

Plants Owner / Operators

Goulburn Valley Water (GVW)


GVW; State of Victoria; Australian Government; National Heritage Trust; local industry

Kyabram WTP Main Contractor

Aquaclear Technology

Kyabram WTP Storage and Inlet Upgrades


Kyabram WWTP

Aqua-Tec Fluid Systems

Shepperton WWTP Actiflo Tertiary Treatment

OTV Kruger

Shepperton WWTP HRAL

Tenix Alliance

Other Contractors

McClure Earthmoving; Contract Control

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