Analytical Services

Tailored to meet the needs of the water industry and other allied industries that require high level analytical services

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Field Services

Comprehensive sampling facility, field sampling & online analyser maintenance team covering all major scientific disciplines.

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Research and Innovation Services

Tailored investigations to generate new knowledge, improve system performance, reduce risk and increase business efficiency and effectiveness using innovative approaches.




AWQC pilots new in-vehicle safety system

AWQC’s sampling team has commenced piloting the new Field Worker Safety Program’s in-vehicle safety system with five vehicles (and seven employees) from AWQC’s field team participating in a thorough eight-week testing of the system and processes.


AWA highlight the benefits of DNA sequencing technology

On Tuesday, the Australian Water Association published a news article discussing AWQC’s new DNA sequencing technology. The full article can be viewed here.


AWQC Groundwater and Rainwater Tank Sample Collection and Analysis

The Australian Water Quality Centre (AWQC) provides Groundwater and Rainwater sample collection and analysis to South Australian Health based standards for landowners, councils, industry, businesses and the general community.

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Contact Details

Australian Water Quality Centre

Ph: +61 1300 65 33 66
Fax: +61 1300 88 31 71

AWQC - Adelaide
250 Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga
Adelaide, South Australia  5000

AWQC – Melbourne
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Centre for Medical Research
Level 5 / 1H Royal Parade
Parkville, Victoria  3050

PO Box 1751, Adelaide South Australia  5001

Christmas and New Year’s Hours – Adelaide and Melbourne
22nd December 2017 – 8:30am to 3pm
25th December 2017 – CLOSED
26th December 2017 – CLOSED
27th December 2017 – 8:30am to 8pm (Melbourne 4.30pm)
28th December 2017 – 8:30am to 4:30pm
29th December 2017 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
1st January 2018 – CLOSED
2nd January 2018 – 8:30am to 8pm (Melbourne 4.30pm)
3rd January 2018 – 8:30am to 4:30pm
4th January 2018 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
5th January 2018 - 8:30am to 4:30pm

Business Hours

Adelaide - 8:30am - 5:00pm Mon - Fri
Melbourne - 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon - Fri

Sample Receipt Hours

Adelaide - 8:30am - 8:00pm Mon - Tues
Adelaide - 8:30am - 4:30pm Wed - Fri
Melbourne - 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon - Fri

Goods Delivery Hours

Adelaide - 8:30am - 3:30pm Mon - Fri
Melbourne - 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon - Fri