Rethinking irrigation from the ground up
Leading the world with 21st century wicking technology
Greening our public spaces
Helping combat climate change
Saving water and maintenance time
Reducing the cost of urban greening
Promoting Food Security
Making food growing easier
Modern wicking makes WaterUps® a truly sustainable irrigation system
- Save Water
- Save Time
- Grow Healthier Plants
WaterUps® wicking products
- are Australian made from recycled plastic
- are modular and scalable so they can be used in small, medium, and large growing spaces
combat water waste with low tech sustainable watering solutions
help overcome drought and increasing water use restrictions
Kilograms of plastic diverted from landfill
Litres of water saved compared to conventional watering
It’s time to fundamentally rethink plant watering
Given the challenges confronting us with climate change, we have to be much more efficient in the use of our scarce water resources. WaterUps® provides the perfect solution for saving water, time, and growing healthy plants. Our video shows you the diverse range of potential applications for WaterUps® wicking cell technology.
Waterups® can play an important role in landscape design. Offering sustainable planning to help you save water and make urban greenspaces much easier to maintain, whether you’re working on a small residential balcony or large-scale commercial developments and civil works.
Involving students in food gardens is a rewarding and educational experience with academic, social, and environmental benefits. Working with Waterups® to create sustainable gardens helps them develop knowledge and skills for sustainable living.
Community gardens are a great way to bring people together, grow food, and reconnect with nature. Waterups® has significant involvement in the community garden sector. We have also worked with a number of local government bodies on other urban greening projects such as streetscapes and CBD areas.
WaterUps® were originally designed with the landscaper in mind. We wanted to offer a product that made it easy for landscapers to install wicking systems. Landscape contractors can apply for access to Trade Pricing on our range of Waterups® wicking bed products? We have some incredible options that will suit any project.
Latest WaterUps® News
This year the Botanic Gardens decided to use WaterUps® wicking planters in their Annual Tomato Festival
WaterUps® announces the release of our new range of mobile planter bases.
While climatic factors affect how often you will need to refill the water reservoir in your wicking bed, plant selection and planting intensity also have an affect.
Murraylands Men’s Shed installing their timber raised wicking beds at Murray Bridge High School.
Architect Ryan Strating and Angus Stewart create a fabulous roof garden using WaterUps Sub-Irrigation Channels.
This month we look at an innovative way to stake your tomatoes. We also look at how to prune and fertilize.