The Water Industry Alliance has developed two clusters specialising in clean water technologies.

Key facts

  • Wastewater for Regional and Decentralised Applications (WaRDA) brings together a cluster of leading companies and experts within Government who are jointly already leading the way in Wastewater for Regional and Decentralised Applications for South Australia and beyond.
  • Managed Aquifer Recharge Hub (MARHub) is a smart specialisation cluster composed of South Australian companies, research & training institutions and experts within Government leading the way in Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR).

About the cluster

The Clean Water Technology clusters are managed by WaRDA and MARHub.

WaRDA are industry leaders in the planning, design, construction, operation, monitoring and maintenance of wastewater treatment plants for small communities, WaRDA is furthering the opportunity to access global markets, work internationally and provide expertise across the globe, positioning South Australia as a globally recognised hub of expertise in the field of regional and decentralised wastewater management systems.

MARHub provides expertise for the entire MAR process, from research and conceptualisation to successful implementation of MAR, through a range of aquifers, water sources and other constraints. MARHub looks to leverage its leading skills for the global market, furthering the opportunity to work internationally and provide expertise around the world.


Rachel Barratt
Chief Executive Officer
Water Industry Alliance
Phone +61 8 7424 2466