Ground Water Division of GSSA

Professionals for the responsible management and development of groundwater

Membership

Our members specialize and practice in groundwater specific fields, have a recognised qualification and are professionally registered by SACNASP.

Scientific Information

All our Professional Membership subscribe to both GSSA and SACNASP Code of Conduct

Featured event

Ground Water Division of GSSA

Professionals for the responsible management and development of groundwater

Membership

Our members specialize and practice in groundwater specific fields, have a recognised qualification and are professionally registered by SACNASP.

Scientific Information

All our Professional Membership subscribe to both GSSA and SACNASP Code of Conduct

Featured event

Upcoming events

Water Governance Training Course – Pretoria (CBSS)

16 Aug 2022 08:00 - 18 Aug 2022 16:00
Oppiehoek Guesthouse, 196 Blake Street, Riviera, Pretoria
Training course
  • Water governance
FULLY BOOKED
See an update on the Courses available for the rest of 2022
CBSS will be presenting their popular three-day Water Governance and water use license application (WULA)…

Water Quality Monitoring and Management Training (CBSS, AQUATICO)

06 Sep 2022 08:00 - 08 Sep 2022 16:00
Oppiehoek Guesthouse, 196 Blake Street, Riviera, Pretoria
Training course
  • Water governance
Registration closes 5 August 2022 !!!!

Drilling methods & techniques in resource exploration (GSSA, Colin Rice)

13 Sep 2022 08:00 - 04 Oct 2022 16:00
Online/ Onsite as advised
Training course
  • Drilling
Presented online with weekly virtual sessions.
2 SACNASP CPD POINTS / 16 GSSA CPD POINTS

Current and recent Groundwater Research in Southern Africa (IAH-SA, GWD)

13 Sep 2022 09:00 - 15 Sep 2022 12:40
Virtual event
Conference
  • Conference
The IAH-SA is pleased to announce a 3 day Virtual Conference where all current and very recently completed research in the field of hydrogeology is going to be presented. All the academic…

WISA Conference 2022

28 Sep 2022 08:00 - 30 Sep 2022 16:00
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Conference
The WISA 2022 Biennial Conference and Exhibition will once again be the flagship event of the Southern African water sector, bringing together regional and international water professionals,…

CGS GEOSCIENCE SUMMIT

25 Oct 2022 08:00 - 27 Oct 2022 16:00
Durban ICC
Conference
  • Conference
The CGS will host a Geoscience Summit on 25 to 27 October 2022 which will be a celebration of 110 years of CGS existence and excellence in geoscience research.

Latest News

10 Aug 2022
National Hub
  • Public comments
  • strategy
The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) is currently reviewing the NWRS as per the NWA.
04 Aug 2022
National Hub
  • Geology
  • Conference
Geocongress 2023 (organised by the GSSA and Stellenbosch University)
01 Aug 2022
National Hub
  • Young Professionals
  • Event Debrief
  • career
The GWD Young Professionals recently hosted this free online discussion event opened up to all people working in the the sector: yo
18 Jul 2022
National Hub
  • Abstract Call
  • Conference
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Why join GWD

Certificate of membership at a SACNASP recognised body.

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Discounted rates or full sponsorship for GWD seminars, conferences and other events.

Updates on GWD sector news & members' doings and goings

Access to speakers' lectures. Access to a network.

Opportunity to vote for the GWD Chair and Executive Committee and attendance at the yearly AGM meetings.

Sector Partners / Associations

Groundwater Kids Foundation

Promoting and supporting groundwater educational practices and outreaches in schools throughout the SADC region.
This registered NPO are…

SANBWA

The South African National Bottled Water Association (SANBWA) is a voluntary association of bottlers whose primary concern is the health, safety and…

SADC-GMI

SADC-GMI Vision: "To be a Centre of Excellence in promoting equitable and sustainable groundwater management in the SADC Region.

Grondwater Project

The mission of The Groundwater Project is to provide accessible, engaging, high-quality, educational materials, free-of-charge online in many…

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Polls

When you pour a drink, which do you fill up on?

Tapwater
50% (2 votes)
Bottled water
0% (0 votes)
Own filtered water
25% (1 vote)
From a pipe/tank/reservoir
0% (0 votes)
Boiled/ treated riverwater
0% (0 votes)
Rainwater/ captured pools
0% (0 votes)
I rarely drink only water
0% (0 votes)
Other options please
25% (1 vote)
Total votes: 4