Video and animation library
These videos and animations tell stories about water in Melbourne. Click on a video to learn more.
We are working to create a sustainable water system to ensure our city remains liveable into the future. A number of key strategies and programs are in place to help us achieve this, and there are many projects being implemented across Melbourne. These videos and animations are a great way to learn more about the changes that are happening throughout the city.
Video: Lessons from the drought
Drought has played a defining role in the way that we manage water at the City of Melbourne.
Video: Managing water for the future
We are changing the way we think about water. Watch the video to learn more.
Video: What is biofiltration?
Biofiltration is a natural process that is used to remove pollution from stormwater.
Video: Trin Warren Tam-boore Wetlands
These constructed wetlands clean and store stormwater for irrigation, while also providing valuable habitat for many birds and insects.
Animation: stormwater harvesting in Fitzroy Gardens
Fitzroy Gardens is a large public park on the eastern fringe of Melbourne's central city.
Animation: stormwater harvesting in Alexandra and Queen Victoria Gardens
Alexandra Gardens and Queen Victoria Gardens sit on the banks of the Yarra River in central Melbourne.
Animation: stormwater harvesting in Birrarung Marr
Birrarung Marr is a park that sits on the banks of the Yarra River in central Melbourne.
Video: Adapting our city to climate change
Climate change is impacting our city in many ways and we must adapt.
Click on a video to learn more