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Temporary closure to stairway – Mount Gibraltar Heritage Reserve

January 22, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the stone stairway at Mount Gibraltar Heritage Reserve will be temporarily closed...

Temporary closure of Stephens Park

January 18, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the sports playing fields at Stephens Park in Bowral will be temporarily...

Kirkham Road roadworks

January 3, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that road works are scheduled to commence on Kirkham Road in Bowral from...

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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...

2019 Seniors Festival logo

Bookings set to open for Seniors Festival

17 January, 2019

Bookings for Wingecarribee Shire Council’s 2019 Seniors Festival activities are set to open Monday 21 January. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer,...

View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

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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Preparations underway for 2019 NSW Seniors Festival

19 December, 2018

Final preparations are underway as Wingecarribee Shire Council gears up for the 2019 NSW Seniors Festival. The festival will run from...

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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...

Representatives from Yamanda Aboriginal Association at the inaugural Elders Art of Road Safety workshop.

Council supports Aboriginal Elders road safety message

11 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council coordinates a number of road safety programs each year that are available to different road users throughout our...

Robertson revegetation tour

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...

Southern Highlands

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...

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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...

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...

2019 Seniors Festival logo

Bookings set to open for Seniors Festival

17 January, 2019

Bookings for Wingecarribee Shire Council’s 2019 Seniors Festival activities are set to open Monday 21 January. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer,...

View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

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...

David Bitton portrait

David Bitton to headline Australia Day celebrations

7 January, 2019

International chef, author, businessman and public speaker David Bitton is set to join Wingecarribee’s Australia Day celebrations this January as the...

2019 Seniors Festival logo

Preparations underway for 2019 NSW Seniors Festival

19 December, 2018

Final preparations are underway as Wingecarribee Shire Council gears up for the 2019 NSW Seniors Festival. The festival will run from...

Council Christmas trading hours

19 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Civic Centre will close for the Christmas holiday period from 4.30pm...

Carpentry Tools on work site

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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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...

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...

View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

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...

Representatives from Yamanda Aboriginal Association at the inaugural Elders Art of Road Safety workshop.

Council supports Aboriginal Elders road safety message

11 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council coordinates a number of road safety programs each year that are available to different road users throughout our...

Council's Road Safety Officer displays Little Blue Dinosaur signage in Leighton Gardens, Moss Vale

Little Blue Dinosaur campaign returns for summer holidays

6 December, 2018

For the second year in a row, Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation are joining forces to raise...

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...

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...

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...