Russell Owen started Anything Wet in August 2004 after seeing a hole in the landscape industry for ponds and water features. Anything Wet is an Australian pond company servicing Sydney, Newcastle, the Central Coast of Australia and their surroundings. Russell has always had a passion for water and keeping a variety of fish, both fresh and saltwater. In December 2019, Russell became a Master Certified Aquascape Contractor (CAC) after more than a decade in the industry. As a member of Aquascape Australia’s mentoring program, he is proud to assist new and beginning CACs in creating natural, ecofriendly ponds and water features. In 2020, Russell won the Fountains and Formal Features category in POND Trade's Water Artisan of the Year contest.
The word “fountain” can mean many things to different people. Of course, the first image that springs to mind is a stylish water feature. Taking a moment to understand the history of fountains and their ongoing role in society allows us to effectively design a modern fountain that will remain relevant for years to come. […]Read More