Car Washing Industry


Produced for your information by the Australian Car Wash Association


31 August 2011


Queensland Tuesday 6 September 2011 

     Fitzys Loganholme, Sheldon Meeting Room

 191 Bulleen Rd, Bulleen

 Meeting 11.15 for 11.30 - Tables reserved for Lunch after the meeting 


NSW-ACT Friday 16 September 2011

Special Meeting visiting carwash sites in Bathurst

Lunch / informal meeting afterwards


Everyone Invited and Everyone Welcome


Email to RSVP or receive more details about either meeting


West Australian Meeting to be held at the EXPO

New Zealand Meeting to be held at the EXPO


Sydney Car Wash faces court for allegedly underpaying foreign workers almost $100,000


The Fair Work Ombudsman is prosecuting the operators of a car wash cafe in Sydney for allegedly underpaying dozens of foreign workers  see Fairwork article     


To assist ACWA members make sure they are paying correct wages, ACWA has the latest Industrial Award Update available on it's website - the new Pay Rates Link (including transitional rates) can be accessed using your Members Log-in  here   



We come to you !

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Terminal Tractors - Open Roads - Truckwashing - What will they think of next?

 Featured in the Cars Guide in several States  read more  


Diarise the date - 11 November 2011 


Register your site today - it is so easy

See the Australian participants - add your carwash site/s to the list

Promotion items for your to use  


G4V Contact your local RSL, Legacy Branch, Bowling Club, Sporting Club etc to make them aware of the promotion


 Would you like more information? email Charles today


Have you PAID your 2011 - 2012 ACWA Membership Renewal ?


To retain ALL your ACWA membership benefits you MUST have your renewal paid by 30 September 2011.


If you have a query or if you did not receive your renewal documentation please contact Fiona as soon as possible on email -


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  EXHIBIT HALL will be open Monday 11am - 5pm

Tuesday 9am - 3pm
Outline of Theatrette Program - full details in ACWA September Newsletter
Monday AfternoonWhat's new in the world of Car Washing - Continuous education and topical industry presentations
Trade Tuesday New Product Launches, Learn 'how it works', technical sessions and Maintenance Workshop in the Forecourt area
Tuesday Afternoon - More about what's new ...  industry innovation, marketing ideas & industry survey results


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 COUNTDOWN  -  6 WEEKS      ACWA EXPO Brochure 


bbqSunday evening 16 October

Welcome BBQ at Jupiters pdq
Sponsored by PDQ
Informal and relaxed, buffet style
It's ACWA's Shout !laserwash
FREE drinks 2 HOURS: 7 - 9pm



Complete and return your EXPO registration  Pay in Full or Pay by instalments

EASY PAY EXPO Registation Form

 New Zealand and USA Special Registration Offer Available  

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