Edward is the Manager Headworks Operations and has been in this role for three years. Edward lead the teams that operate and maintain Southern Rural Water’s seven reservoirs. Edward has been at SRW for 16 years in a variety of strategic an operational roles.

Presentation Title: Managing public safety at recreational areas

Abstract: The presentation will cover SRW’s role as the Waterway Manager for its reservoirs, particularly focusing on managing public safety at the recreational areas. It will examine the increasing demand for recreation at SRW sites and the changing pattern of use. It will explore the safety risks associated with the recreational areas and examine ways of managing the issues, especially as the Recreational Area By-Laws are expiring and being replaced with new regulations under the Water Act.