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"Excursion with Water Save Dave" Visiting Programme (For Individuals and Groups)

Period of Guided Tours to Waterworks Facilities: October 2019 to March 2020

The following guided tours to waterworks facilities are now open to individuals and organisations for visit by prior application:

Theme Name of Facilities Visiting Time* Assembly Point Assembly Time Dismissal Point Dismissal Time

Our Water Resources and Nature

Plover Cove Reservoir

Friday:
Afternoon

Saturday and Sunday: 
Morning or Afternoon

Tai Po Market MTR Station Exit A2 (Next to Uptown Plaza
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Morning session:
9:30am

Afternoon session:
2:00pm

Diamond Hill Hollywood Plaza
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Morning session:
around 12:30pm

Afternoon session:
around 5:00pm

High Island Reservoir Hang Hau MTR Station Exit B1/B2 (Next to Hang Hau Bus Terminus)
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Hang Hau MTR Station Exit B1/B2 (Next to Hang Hau Bus Terminus)
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Waterworks Heritage Trails

Tai Tam Waterworks Heritage Trail

Thursday:
Afternoon

Saturday and Sunday: Morning or Afternoon

Wanchai MTR Station Exit B1 (Next to Southorn Centre)
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Wanchai MTR Station Exit B1 (Next to Southorn Centre)
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Kowloon Reservoir Tai Wai MTR Station Exit A
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Tai Wai MTR Station Exit A
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Fresh Water Treatment and Quality Control

Ngau Tam Mei Water Treatment Works

Monday:
Afternoon

Saturda and Sunday:
Morning or Afternoon

Kam Sheung Road MTR Station Exit D
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Kam Sheung Road MTR Station Exit D
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Ma On Shan Water Treatment Works Ma On Shan Plaza (next to Bayshore Towers)
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Ma On Shan Plaza (next to Bayshore Towers)
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* Booking Schedule

Guidance Note for Participants

Application Methods

  1. Please submit the application through the online platform (https://eform.one.gov.hk/form/wsd001/) or return the completed application form by fax (2824 0578) or email (wsdinfo@wsd.gov.hk) to Water Supplies Department (WSD) at least ONE month prior to the date of visit.
  2. Application forms:
    Application Form (Individual) for Visits of “Excursion with Water Save Dave”
    Application Form (Group) For Visits of “Excursion with Water Save Dave”
  3. For enquiries on this event, please contact our enquiry hotline (2791 5282).

Application Guidance Notes and Rules for Visit to Waterworks Installations

  1. Application shall be submitted at least ONE month prior to the date of visit.
  2. Please refer to the booking schedule for the available visiting session. The schedule will be updated from time to time to reveal the latest situation of booking for the visits. Please be reminded that the schedule is for reference only, availability of visiting session is subject to change based on the actual number of applications.
  3. Participant must be 8 years old on the activity day.
  4. The maximum number of participants in each visit is 40.
  5. (For individual applicants) The maximum number of participants for each application is 4 (including the applicant).
  6. (For group applicants) The minimum and maximum number of participants for each application of a school or an organisation are 15 and 40 respectively, including teachers or staff.
  7. (For group applicants) Applicants should be registered schools or non-profit making organisations. Schools or organisations are not allowed to make profit by arranging visit tours to WSD’s facilities.
  8. For safety reasons, those with impaired mobility, aided by others or walking sticks or wheelchair-bound, or children in prams or carried in arms are not allowed to participate in the visits.
  9. Participants should wear clothing that are suitable for hiking and bring adequate drinking water, mosquito repellent, sunblock and rain gears.
  10. Participants shall arrange for their own transportation to the assemble point. Transportation between the assemble point, the dismissal point and the facilities are provided by WSD.
  11. Participants are required to arrive at the gathering location on time. If it is necessary to change the gathering time and/or location or even cancel the scheduled tour due to unexpected circumstances, WSD will notify the participants by telephone as soon as practicable.
  12. Guided tours will be arranged on a first-come-first-served basis.
  13. (For group applicants) To enable more interested parties to visit our facilities, a school or an organisation could at most participate FOUR guided tours.
  14. Upon receipt of the application, WSD will inform successful applicants through telephone. Unsuccessful applicants will not be informed.
  15. WSD reserves the right to cancel any pre-arranged visit by giving an advance notice.
  16. The visiting session in morning will be cancelled without any notice if Amber Rainstorm Warning Signal or above, or Cyclone Warning Signal No. 3 or above is in force at or after 7:00 am on the date of visit. The visiting session in the afternoon will be cancelled without any notice if the aforementioned signal is in force at or after 11:30 am on the date of visit.
  17. A notice of cancellation is required at least one week before the date of visit if the applicant wants to cancel the visit booking.  The cancellation request should be made through our enquiry hotline (2791 5282) or by fax (2824 0578) or email (wsdinfo@wsd.gov.hk). If the applicant does not show up at the allocated time of visit without any prior notice, WSD reserves the right to refuse applications from the relevant individual, school and organisation for visiting the waterworks facilities in the future.
  18. If there are any changes in the number of participants, applicant must make request through our enquiry hotline (2791 5282) at least one week before the date of visit. Late request will not be entertained. Due to limited availability of guided tours, acceptance of the change request is subject to the final decision of WSD.
  19. WSD is exempted from all the liabilities of claims, costs, damages and expenses in respect of any damage, injury or loss to the participants or their properties occasioned by or in any way arising from the visit or any purpose pertaining to or associated with the visit.
  20. The WSD will take photos and videos for participants during the event and use the photos and videos for the purpose of promotion and publicity. Should the participants do not agree with such arrangement, please inform the tour guide of the guided tour on the event day and sign the form of " Notice of Objection for Use of Photos and Videos Taken during the Event for the Purpose of Promotion and Publicity ".

Personal Data Collection Statement

  1. Purpose of Collection: The personal data provided by means of this form will only be used for processing the application of visiting facilities of WSD and disseminating WSD information.
  2. Classes of Transferees: The personal data you provide by means of this form may be disclosed to other government bureaux and departments and other related organisations for the purposes mentioned in point 1 above.
  3. Access to Personal Data: You have a right of access and correction with respect to personal data as provided for in sections 18 and 22 and Principle 6 of Schedule 1 of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. Your right of access includes the right to obtain a copy of your personal data provided in this form subject to payment of a fee.
  4. Enquiries: For enquiries concerning the personal data collected by means of this form, including the making of access and corrections, please contact our Public Relations Unit (Address: Water Supplies Department, 48/F, Immigration Tower, 7 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong).
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