Kilmore Sewerage Treatment Plant Treatment Wetland

Treatment Wetland | MUSIC Modeling


AWC were engaged by Goulburn Valley Water to design a polishing treatment system at the end of an expanding sewerage treatment facility in Kilmore. This entailed designing an eight cell vertical flow treatment wetland to finish the treatment system prior to discharging into the environment. EPA conditions for water quality required a wet weather storage pond for occassions when treated water was not to standard.   

Project Tasks

  • Design and Construction of an Eight Cell Vertical Flow Treatment Wetland
  • Retrofit Existing Lagoon to Create Wet Weather Storage

Project Facts

Client: Goulburn Valley Water

Partners: Fulton Hogan, WSP




  • Maximising treatment area within the space allocated

  • Creating a ‘cut fill balanced’ design