SWEP launched by the Victorian government as part of its Water Live it Learn it programme. This "first" phase of SWEP was an audit and retrofit program.
schools participated, reducing their water use by implementing low-cost, water-efficient plumbing solutions.
SWEP Phase 2 is launched to build on the success of the earlier years with $3 million funding allocated by the Victorian government.
schools participating in the programme as of Jan 2017.
3.0 billion litres
of water saved collectively by participating schools since 2012.
savings in water and sewage related charges across participating schools since 2012.