Let's talk: growth in the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment

Sydney Water wants to better understand community expectations for the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment and its waterways, so we can include community values for water quality in our decision-making.

Thank you to everyone who got involved in our engagement during the first half of 2018. We'll keep you updated on any further developments regarding the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment and its waterways in the future.

Sydney Water wants to better understand community expectations for the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment and its waterways, so we can include community values for water quality in our decision-making.

Thank you to everyone who got involved in our engagement during the first half of 2018. We'll keep you updated on any further developments regarding the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment and its waterways in the future.

Places you value

almost 2 years

We are keen to learn more about the places you value in the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment.

This will help us understand which places are important to the community and means we can take this into account in our future decision-making for management of the waterways. 

Which places are important to you, and why?

Please drop a pin within the Catchment boundary and add a comment telling us why this place is special to you. 

Places can be important to us for lots of different reasons. For example, you may feel they...

We are keen to learn more about the places you value in the Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment.

This will help us understand which places are important to the community and means we can take this into account in our future decision-making for management of the waterways. 

Which places are important to you, and why?

Please drop a pin within the Catchment boundary and add a comment telling us why this place is special to you. 

Places can be important to us for lots of different reasons. For example, you may feel they have:

Social value - places where you socialise with family and friends or participate in events.

Land-based recreational value – places where you enjoy hiking, walking or camping.

Water-based recreational value –places where you enjoy swimming, fishing, kayaking or boating.

Environmental value - places where you enjoy scenic views, wildlife viewing, bird watching and the landscape.

Economic value – places where business and industry such as tourism, commercial fishing and agriculture are supported.