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Mittagong Memorial Park refurbishment

November 1, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that refurbishment works are set to commence on the Mittagong Memorial Park from...

Temp closure of Lake Alexandra playground

October 29, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Lake Alexandra playground will be temporary closed from 7 November to...

Changed traffic conditions – Bundanoon Road, Exeter

October 5, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that road works scheduled for Bundanoon Road in Exeter have been rescheduled to...

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Candidate Information Seminars

Council to host Wingecarribee Youth Forum

26 October, 2018

Issues affecting the Shire’s youth will take centre stage at this year’s Wingecarribee Youth Forum to be held on Thursday 1...

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Council celebrates Grandparents Day

23 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to join them on Thursday 25 October as they celebrate Grandparents Day. The celebrations will...

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Dog attacks spark reminder to owners

16 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents that all dogs are required to be on a lead in public places, unless in...

Bowral Pool

Bowral Pool to open for summer swimming season

12 October, 2018

Bowral Pool will be the first public pool to open this weekend as Wingecarribee Shire Council prepares for the upcoming swimming...

NSW Police at Triple Zero Cricket Challenge

Triple Zero Challenge set to return this spring

11 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support the annual Triple Zero Cricket Challenge at Bradman Oval on Sunday 21 October. Council’s...

Thomas-Andrew Baxter welcomes participants to the 2016 expo

Community Services Expo returns for 2018

28 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host the annual Wingecarribee Community Services Expo on Thursday 11 October from 10 am until...

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...

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Water and Sewerage Development Servicing Plan amendments on exhibition

11 January, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the draft amendments to the Water Supply and Sewerage Development Servicing Charges (DSP) will...

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Moratorium on Water Supply and Sewerage Development charges

18 December, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council will immediately commence a process which is intended to allow a three month moratorium on the payment of...

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Asbestos detected at Highlands Golf Club

9 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has confirmed an unexpected find of non-friable bonded asbestos at the Highlands Golf Club located on the Old...

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Council calls on residents to help make every bird count

15 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support Birdlife Australia’s national Aussie Backyard Bird Count in a bid to count more than...

Council Bushcare team transform local waterway

18 September, 2018

Following twelve months of Council-led rehabilitation works, native bushland is again flourishing on the banks of three of the Shire’s most...

Council welcomes koala conversation funding

4 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has welcomed the announcement from the Member for Goulburn pledging $450,000 to address koala conservation in the Southern...

Bush Fire Danger Period starts early

3 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents to remain vigilant to the threat of fire as the NSW Rural...

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Draft Neighbourhood Noise Policy on exhibition

31 August, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors endorsed the public exhibition of a draft Neighbourhood Noise Policy at...

Tulip Time 2016

Council calls for 2019 Tulip Time charity partner

29 October, 2018

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

Candidate Information Seminars

Council to host Wingecarribee Youth Forum

26 October, 2018

Issues affecting the Shire’s youth will take centre stage at this year’s Wingecarribee Youth Forum to be held on Thursday 1...

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Council celebrates Grandparents Day

23 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to join them on Thursday 25 October as they celebrate Grandparents Day. The celebrations will...

Southern Highlands Arts Festival launches in Bowral

17 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the National Trust will launch this year’s Southern Highlands Arts Festival on Friday 26 October at Retford...

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Council calls on residents to help make every bird count

15 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support Birdlife Australia’s national Aussie Backyard Bird Count in a bid to count more than...

NSW Police at Triple Zero Cricket Challenge

Triple Zero Challenge set to return this spring

11 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support the annual Triple Zero Cricket Challenge at Bradman Oval on Sunday 21 October. Council’s...

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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Revised ethical behaviour policies on exhibition

5 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has placed on public exhibition a number of revised policies relating to ethical behaviour after endorsement at its...

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Library launches new look website

28 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Library Services has strengthened its online presence with the launch of a new and improved website. Council’s Information...

Councillor Gair returned as Mayor

26 September, 2018

Councillor Duncan Gair was tonight returned as Mayor of Wingecarribee Shire by his fellow councillors. “I’m extremely grateful to have once...

Shire secures State funding for community projects

11 September, 2018

The Southern Highlands has secured over $1.75 million in funding as part of Round 2 of the NSW State Government’s Stronger...

Charity Dumping, Mittagong

Local charities plea for donations that count, not cost

11 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is working with local charities to tackle illegal dumping at stores and donation bins across the Shire. Council’s...

Council delivers $17 million in Capital Works during 2017/18

26 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has completed 119 Capital Works Projects totaling more than $17 million during the last financial year. Councillors were...

Bowral Pool

Bowral Pool to open for summer swimming season

12 October, 2018

Bowral Pool will be the first public pool to open this weekend as Wingecarribee Shire Council prepares for the upcoming swimming...

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Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

27 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host two free road safety events designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s...

Bike Week

Hitting the pedals for Bike Week

10 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging bike riders to don their helmets and join the ninth annual BBT Family Fun Ride on...

Council welcomes State Government funding for libraries

29 August, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has welcomed the announcement by the NSW State Government pledging $60 million in investments across the State’s public...

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Your pipes feel the cold too!

24 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents to protect their water meters from the winter chill. The call to shelter your meter...

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...

Expressions of Interest called for 2016 Art Studio Trail

14 April, 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists to participate in the 2016 Southern Highlands Art...

Tulip Time 2015 closes with record numbers

29 September, 2015

The 55th Southern Highlands Tulip Time Festival has been hailed a success, with a record-breaking number of visitors enjoying the bright...