We are delighted to announce that as of 1 May, we will be located at new premises at 6 Eagleview Place, Eagle Farm. Our new premises offers three large training rooms, several meeting rooms, high-speed internet, and ample onsite and street parking. It is 13 minutes from the airport. We will also have workstations available for our members visiting Brisbane who need a place to work during their visit.
We look forward to welcoming you to Eagleview Place!
Brisbane: 3 March 2020
Cairns: 26 March 2020
Brisbane:10 March 2020
Brisbane:18 March 2020
Maroochydore: 7 April 2020
Townsville: 22 April 2020
Brisbane: 23 April 2020
Brisbane: 12 March 2020
Brisbane: 27-29 April 2020
Brisbane: 29 April 2020
A 500 word abstract plus Bio must be submitted online by 27 February 2020.
Recent graduates up to five years post-graduation are encouraged to submit a paper and if selected, will receive a complimentary registration. Up to 45 CPD hours are eligible if you are selected to present.
All program inquiries, please contact Craig Moss on 07 3632 6805.
currently in the process of creating three new reference groups to review the
Queensland Urban Drainage Manual (QUDM), Lower Order Roads Design Guide (LORDG)
and Supervisor’s Handbook for the Construction and Maintenance of
If you would like to be a part of any of these reference groups or be involved in reviewing these documents, please contact Craig Moss, Director Professional Services, or Kurt Prosper, Project Coordinator.
Celebrate World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development on 4 March by participating in our photography competition! Submit your best photos with the theme 'public works through the lens of an engineer' for a chance to win a GoPro! Get as creative as you like with the theme. Here’s an example!
Our best wishes to Mackay Regional Council which is competing at the Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting competition. Council’s Water Treatment Manager, Stuart Boyd and Director of Engineering and Commercial Infrastructure, Jason Devitt are travelling to the USA with water samples to be compared with 100 other water samples from across the globe. Good luck from all of us!
Under the old IPWEAQ constitution, your membership of another IPWEA Division did not count towards your years’ of distinguished service as an IPWEAQ member but now they do. If you did spend some time interstate as a member with another division, please be sure to send Johanna Vanling your original membership certificate so we can be sure to reset your join date to when you first joined the IPWEA Group.
WCEAM 2020 Conference
Attend the WCEAM conference in Brazil, 16-19 August 2020!
We invite IPWEAQ
members to nominate for an opportunity to win a scholarship valued at $3,000
including registration to attend WCEAM plus contribution to travel costs.
Nominations close 29 May 2020. The winner will be announced 1 June.
Nominate online with up to 500 words on how your learnings could contribute to
If you have 15+ years’ relevant experience, have made a contribution to the knowledge and skills of our sector, and have been actively involved with IPWEAQ eg on Working Groups etc, you can apply to become an IPWEAQ Fellow. You will need to have been a Member for five years which includes any time as a member of another IPWEA Division. Applications close 1 April each year. No extensions are possible. Apply online!
Our country is in dire need at this time for the services and programs provided by Rural Aid to support rural communities and assist in disaster recovery.