Latest News & Events

20 May 2016

The 3rd International Symposium on Outfall Systems (ISOS) and the 6th International Conference on the Application of Physical Modelling in Coastal and Port Engineering and Science (... read more

10 May 2016

On Friday, 60 budding coastal engineers from the CVEN9640 Coastal Engineering class were taken on a tour of of Botany Bay and southern Sydney by Water Research Laboratory Director Prof. Ian Turner and Senior Research Associate Dr. Mitch Harley.... read more

21 April 2016

Dr William Glamore, Principal Research Fellow at WRL, attended and helped coordinate the 2nd Asia-Pacific meeting of PIANC’s YP Commission from 10-14 April, 2016.  Hosted in Manila, Philippines, the 2nd Asian Regional... read more

9 March 2016

Over the past 18 months Dr Glamore and his team of engineers have transformed over 700 hectares of degraded landscapes into functioning wetlands, including 80-hectares of new tidal wetlands.

World Wetlands Day 2016
2 February 2016

February 2nd is World Wetlands Day. It commemorates the signing of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance in Ramsar Iran in 1971.