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Slow down – ducks about!

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SCHEDULED WORKS – Water and sewerage upgrades

April 20, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that a comprehensive water and sewerage improvement program targeting multiple towns and villages...

Part road closure – Argyle Street, Moss Vale

April 18, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the rail overbridge on Argyle Street in Moss Vale will be closed...

Change of Council meeting date

April 16, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the next Ordinary Meeting of Council is scheduled to commence from 3.30pm...

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Council to celebrate Compost Awareness Week

4 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to celebrate International Composting Awareness Week with free activities to promote the benefits of composting. International...

Draft Operational Plan and Budget on exhibition

27 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after Councillors endorsed the draft Operational Plan and Budget at this week’s...

Council responds to Station Street letter

27 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead and Council’s General Manager Ann Prendergast have responded to an open letter penned by Mr...

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ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands

17 April, 2018

As the Nation prepares to pause and commemorate our servicemen and women, Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents...

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Council supports children’s literacy development

11 April, 2018

Southern Highlands families are invited to participate in a free community event promoting early literacy development in children. A community reading...

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Council invites community groups to apply for funding

11 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on local community groups to apply for funding as part of the latest round of ClubGRANTS....

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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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Council to raise Chelsea Gardens and Coomungie concerns with Premier

14 November, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council will write to the Premier of NSW, the Hon Gladys Berejiklian expressing concerns about the rezoning of the...

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Bowral Memorial Hall plans on exhibition

28 September, 2017

Detailed plans to transform Bowral Memorial Hall into a modern concert hall for music are now on public exhibition. The plans...

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Household Chemical CleanOut at Council Depot

15 May, 2018

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) in conjunction with Wingecarribee Shire Council will be accepting unwanted chemicals as part of its...

Slow down – ducks about!

9 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging motorists to take extra care when behind the wheel and be mindful of wildlife on local...

Council to celebrate Compost Awareness Week

4 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to celebrate International Composting Awareness Week with free activities to promote the benefits of composting. International...

Residents rally for Clean Up Australia Day

10 April, 2018

Hundreds of residents and students across the Shire have used the nation’s largest community-based environmental event to tidy the Shire and...

Backyard Burning Policy reminder

9 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents of the new changes to its Urban Backyard Burning Policy which came into effect on...

Community spirit shines at Earth Hour event

29 March, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire’s Earth Hour celebrations have been hailed a success with hundreds of visitors flocking to the Southern Highlands Botanic Gardens...

chemical cleanout

Household Chemical CleanOut at Council Depot

15 May, 2018

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) in conjunction with Wingecarribee Shire Council will be accepting unwanted chemicals as part of its...

Council to celebrate Compost Awareness Week

4 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to celebrate International Composting Awareness Week with free activities to promote the benefits of composting. International...

Expressions of Interest called for 2018 Art Studio Trail

2 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists wishing to participate in the 2018 Southern Highlands...

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ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands

17 April, 2018

As the Nation prepares to pause and commemorate our servicemen and women, Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents...

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Council supports children’s literacy development

11 April, 2018

Southern Highlands families are invited to participate in a free community event promoting early literacy development in children. A community reading...

Wingecarribee Youth Week

NSW Youth Week returns for 2018

10 April, 2018

Southern Highlands youth are invited to celebrate unity through diversity for NSW Youth Week (NYW) from Friday 13 April to Sunday...

Draft Operational Plan and Budget on exhibition

27 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after Councillors endorsed the draft Operational Plan and Budget at this week’s...

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Information wanted on dumping of mulch

16 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council Rangers are seeking information regarding the dumping of mulch following complaints from a number of locations across the...

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Draft Urban Tree Policy on exhibition

7 March, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Urban Tree Policy for public exhibition at...

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Libraries welcome new e-book and e-audiobook service

2 February, 2018

Keen readers across the Shire can now access even more great books online with the introduction of Bolinda Digital’s BorrowBox at...

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Garbage bin collections over Christmas period

18 December, 2017

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

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Draft Media Policy on exhibition

15 December, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Media Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday...

Stephens Park amenities buildings ready for 2018 season

7 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead has given the new Stephens Park amenities facilities in Bowral his tick of approval following...

Council responds to Station Street letter

27 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead and Council’s General Manager Ann Prendergast have responded to an open letter penned by Mr...

RRC and Bicycles for Change to host free workshops

4 April, 2018

If you don’t know the difference between a gooseneck and crank arm, a new weekly bicycle repair workshop to be hosted...

Council calls for information on vandals

23 February, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for information from residents who may have witnessed any persons damaging public facilities in Bowral’s Corbett...

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The road is no place for excuses

23 February, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding motorists and pedestrians across the Shire to be extra vigilant on roads during Road Rules Awareness...

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Community feedback sought on playgrounds

7 February, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents of the Southern Highlands to have their say on our Shire’s playgrounds. Council’s Parks and...

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...