Southern Rural Water (SRW) was formed on 1 July, 1995 when the Rural Water Corporation was dissolved. We are a water corporation owned by the State Government. Southern Rural Water is governed by a Board of Directors, who are appointed by the Minister for Water.
Now in its 30th year, Werribee Open Range Zoo has become famous for its world-class African experience. The 235-hectare zoo is home to animals of the African savannah and those from the grasslands of Asia, North America and Australia, including the critically endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoot.