Archive: Mar 2012

Crime Rates drop thanks to Goulburn Local Area Command

March 30, 2012Posted in: Community
 

Crime results released by the NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research have shown that over the last four years, trends in crime across most offence categories have dropped in the Wingecarribee Local Government Area. This reduction in crime is in part due to the hard work of the Goulburn Local Area Command, who since...

Council installs potentially life-saving defibrillators

March 26, 2012Posted in: Community
 

Wingecarribee Shire Council has installed 12 defibrillators to potentially save lives in the instance of a cardiac emergency. The Automatic External Defibrillator Units (AED’s) were purchased from the Rural Fire Service (RFS) and have been installed in 12 of Council’s public facilities including locations in Moss Vale, Mittagong, Bowral and Bundanoon. Council’s Health and Safety...

Veteran debaters primed for Seniors Week

March 19, 2012Posted in: Community, Events
 

Wingecarribee Shire Council will officially kick off its activities for Seniors Week this Sunday 18 March but the highlight for the Mayor doesn’t take place until Tuesday evening when Council hosts the 14th annual Great Debate in Council’s Moss Vale Theatrette at 7.00pm. This now traditional event pits the Shire’s more seasoned citizens against some...