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Mayor Gair thanks Friends of Bowral

March 6, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today praised the members of the Friends of Bowral following this week’s public gathering to discuss Council’s proposed Station Street Upgrade Project. “I was notified earlier this... Read More

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Changed traffic conditions: Kirkham Road, Bowral

March 1, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that road works are scheduled for immediate commencement on Kirkham Road in Bowral....

Temporary closure of Lake Alexandra toilets

February 6, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Lake Alexandra Public amenities building will be temporary closed from Monday...

Narellan Road roadworks

February 1, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that road works are scheduled to commence on Narellan Road in Moss Vale...

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Councillors support Save Our Recycling Campaign

18 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Councillors have thrown their support behind a state-wide campaign to invest more money into waste management and recycling. Coordinated...

Southern Highlands Bikes4Life volunteers needed

8 March, 2019

Australian not-for-profit organisation Bikes 4 Life is calling on volunteers from across the Shire to help the local branch restore pushbikes...

Candidate Information Seminars

Council seeks feedback on Community Engagement Policy

18 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the public on its revised Community Engagement Policy. The policy outlines how community engagement...

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Community Assistance Scheme now open

18 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today launched the 2019 Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme. Under the scheme, this year Council will distribute up...

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Council supports learner driver education

8 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is once again offering free road safety workshops designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s Road...

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Join in on Clean Up Australia Day for your chance to win

5 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on residents to lend a hand on Clean Up Australia Day for their chance to win...

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Draft Rural Tourism Policy on exhibition

17 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from interested parties after councillors endorsed the public exhibition of a draft Rural Tourism Policy...

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Gibraltar Park development given green light

14 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair has today confirmed that the Gibraltar Park complex has been issued with the necessary approvals allowing...

Fencing requirements for portable pools

9 November, 2018

With summer just around the corner, Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging potential customers of portable pools to think twice before making...

Council secures State-wide support for Local Government concerns

2 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Councillors have used this year’s NSW Local Government Conference to draw attention to a number of issues they believe...

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Moratorium begins on Water Supply and Sewerage Development charges

29 March, 2018

A six week moratorium on the payment of increased Water Supply and Sewerage Development Servicing Charges will take effect on Friday...

Revised Engineering Standard Drawings now online

14 March, 2018

A suite of revised Engineering Standard Drawings have been made available by Council providing engineering consultants, architects, contractors and developers with...

Company fined for illegal tree removal in Braemar

31 January, 2019

SMT Business Ventures Pty Ltd has been ordered to pay $25,000 by Goulburn Local Court following successful prosecution by Wingecarribee Shire...

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Council’s Backyard Burning Map App praised at Environment Awards

21 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s recently introduced Backyard Burning Map App has taken home a major award at this this month’s NSW Local...

WSC Youth Photo Competition

Watch out for dodgy tree contractors

13 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is warning residents to be on the lookout for con men claiming to be contractors offering to undertake...

Volunteers Hans Radowitz and Bob Clark with Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair and representatives from Bikes 4 Life

Bikes bound for Myanmar depart Council’s RRC

11 December, 2018

Disadvantaged school children in Myanmar are set to benefit from the generosity of Southern Highlands residents with the imminent arrival of...

Council wages war on Elm Leaf Beetle

4 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is embarking on a unique pest management program in an effort to reduce the spread of the invasive...

Council shines at National Climate Awards

21 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Lighting the Way – Southern Highlands Street Lighting Upgrade project was recently recognised as a finalist at the...

Kangaloon Hall

Community Assistance Scheme now open

18 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today launched the 2019 Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme. Under the scheme, this year Council will distribute up...

Learner Driver

Council supports learner driver education

8 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is once again offering free road safety workshops designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s Road...

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Join in on Clean Up Australia Day for your chance to win

5 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on residents to lend a hand on Clean Up Australia Day for their chance to win...

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Council kicks off annual Summer Clean Up

31 January, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Resource Recovery Centre will commence its annual Shire-wide Summer Clean Up in Balaclava, Mittagong, Renwick and Welby starting...

Wingecarribee Shire’s top citizens announced

29 January, 2019

Tireless Highland Bikes 4 Life volunteer and cycle repairman Hans Radowitz has been named Wingecarribee Shire’s 2019 Australia Day Citizen of...

Wingecarribee Shire to welcome new citizens

25 January, 2019

Thirty one residents from across the globe will make the pledge of Australian Citizenship as part of Wingecarribee Shire Council’s 2019...

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Mayor Gair thanks Friends of Bowral

6 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today praised the members of the Friends of Bowral following this week’s public gathering...

Council sets a new direction for Economic Development in the Shire

6 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today announced that the corporate portfolio of Economic Development will be merged with the existing Tourism portfolio....

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Council calls for minor works and services tenders

22 January, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking tenders from appropriately qualified and experienced contractors for the provision of a range of services including...

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Council cuts parking fines

14 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council will reduce parking fines across the Shire following a majority vote by Councillors. The decision was made at...

Volunteers Hans Radowitz and Bob Clark with Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair and representatives from Bikes 4 Life

Bikes bound for Myanmar depart Council’s RRC

11 December, 2018

Disadvantaged school children in Myanmar are set to benefit from the generosity of Southern Highlands residents with the imminent arrival of...

Fencing requirements for portable pools

9 November, 2018

With summer just around the corner, Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging potential customers of portable pools to think twice before making...

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Council warns of bridge load breaches

12 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on heavy vehicle road users to observe local bridge load limitations following a spate of recent...

Mayor Gair calls on Minister to fast track Station Street Upgrade Project

22 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today called on the NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure to intervene and expedite...

Learner Driver

Council supports learner driver education

8 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is once again offering free road safety workshops designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s Road...

Australia Day in Berrima

Council Australia Day trading hours

23 January, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Civic Centre will be closed for the Australia Day public holiday...

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Refurbished Mittagong Pool reopens to public

14 January, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to celebrate the official re-opening of the Mittagong Swimming Pool with a free open day...

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Garbage bin collections over Christmas period

12 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre will remain open over the holiday period only...

Council sets a new direction for Economic Development in the Shire

6 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today announced that the corporate portfolio of Economic Development will be merged with the existing Tourism portfolio....

Lightning strikes twice for award winning Mittagong Caravan Park

20 November, 2018

Mittagong Caravan Park has been awarded Best Inland Caravan Park for a second successive year by the Caravan & Camping Industry...

Council calls for 2018 Tulip Time charity partner

Council calls for 2018 Tulip Time charity partner

3 October, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from charities wishing to become the official charity partner for next year’s Tulip...

Tulip Time 2017 late to bloom but still a success

28 September, 2017

The 57th Southern Highlands Tulip Time Festival has been hailed a success with over 34,000 visitors flocking through the gates of...

Tulip Time 2016

Redkite join Tulip Time

24 February, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to announce Redkite as this year’s Tulip Time partner. Council’s Manager Tourism and Events, Steve Rosa...

Tulip Time 2016

Council calls for 2017 Tulip Time charity partner

7 October, 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from charities wishing to become the official charity partner for next year’s Tulip...