Past events

Thursday 3 May 2018

Modern Ageing Forum

Manningham Council has organised a wide-ranging event to help people age well in the modern world.

The event will include presentations on identifying elder abuse, exploring housing options and technology that assists with independent living.   

Dementia Australia will also present an interactive session to help people identify and cope with memory problems. 

EWOV will be providing information on how we help Victorian consumers. Read more about the event.

1:30pm to 6:00pm
Manningham Function Centre
699 Doncaster Road, VIC 3108, Doncaster VIC (map)
Wednesday 18 April 2018

EWOV Presentation at the Refuge of Hope

Refuge of Hope is a non-profit organisation in partnership with Scanlon Foundation. Their mission is to assist the wellbeing of immigrants, refugees and international students from Latin America living in Melbourne.

EWOV staff will attend the Refuge of Hope to assist in preparing food parcels for those in need. EWOV's Ombudsman, Cynthia Gebert will discuss energy and water issues with attendees.  

For more information about the Refuge of Hope, check out their website:  

1:30pm to 3:30pm
St Brigid Catholic Church
378 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy North VIC (map)
Wednesday 18 April 2018

Australian Vietnamese Women's Association - Green Sustainable Lifestyle + Solar Showcase Information Session

Hosted by the Australian Vietnamese Womens Association, this event will showcase sustainable living practices and information about solar photovoltaic systems.

EWOV will host a stall and provide information and resources to approximately 100 local Vietnamese community members. 

10:00am to 1:00pm
Springvale Town Hall
397 - 405 Springvale Road, Springvale VIC (map)
Thursday 22 March 2018

Day at the Zoo

EWOV will be joining City West Water, Victoria Police, the Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade, South East Water, Yarra Valley Water, Ambulance Victoria and many other like-minded essential service organisations for a Day at the Zoo.

Presented by the Victorian Multicultural Commission, this event is celebrating its tenth year and is a celebration of Cultural Diversity Week.

More than 1,200 adult students studying English as an additional language have been invited to enjoy a day out at the Zoo and an opportunity to talk to organisations that can help them integrate into the community and improve their health and financial situation.   

EWOV staff will be available to talk with attendees and will hand out fact sheets, show bags and other useful materials. 

10:00am to 2:00pm
Melbourne Zoo
Elliott Avenue, Parkville VIC (map)
Sunday 4 March 2018

Greater Dandenong Sustainability Festival

As part of the Sustainability Festival, we will be running an information stall where members of the public can collect EWOV show bags, information resources and speak to our staff about their energy and water issues. Read more about the festival.

10:00am to 3:00pm
Clow and Cleeland StreetsDandenong Market, Dandenong VIC (map)
Friday 13 October 2017


EWOV will be providing information about our services and answering questions from the community.

2:00pm to 2:30pm
Ballarat Library
178 Doveton St N, Ballarat VIC (map)
Wednesday 11 October 2017

EWOV presents to customers at the Smith Family

A presentation to customers about EWOV’s services, common energy and water issues, reading your bill and getting the best energy deals.

11:00am to 11:30am
The Smith Family, Suite 7
2 Devonshire Road, Sunshine VIC (map)
Friday 6 October 2017

EWOV visits Australian Vietnamese Women’s Association Inc. Sustainable Community Expo

We’ll be answering questions and providing information about about EWOV’s services and common energy and water issues in the community.

10:00am to 2:00pm
Maidstone Community Centre
21 Yardley St., Maidstone VIC (map)
Friday 6 October 2017

EWOV Bill Power Event - Wodonga

EWOV will have 30 minute face-to-face appointments with customers who have energy and water concerns at Uniting Wodonga, and at Upper Murray Family Care.

To talk to an Ombudsman representative about energy or water issues, you must contact one of the agencies in advance to make an individual appointment.

Check the event poster for details.

8:30am to 2:00pm
177 Beechworth Road, Wodonga VIC (map)
Thursday 5 October 2017

Morning tea with the Ombudsman

Join the Ombudsman, Cynthia Gebert, for a morning tea discussion and question and answer session.
Download the flyer for the event here.
10:00am to 12:00pm
Swanston Hall, Melbourne Town Hall
90-130 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC (map)