Archive: Oct 2018

Council calls for 2019 Tulip Time charity partner

October 29, 2018Posted in: Events
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Tulip Time 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from charities wishing to become the official charity partner for next year’s Tulip Time celebrations. Council’s Manager Tourism and Events, Steve Rosa is encouraging all eligible charities to lodge an application. “Tulip Time is our largest annual event, bringing tens of thousands of domestic and international visitors...

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

October 26, 2018Posted in: Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council has completed 119 Capital Works Projects totaling more than $17 million during the last financial year. Councillors were briefed of the impressive output as part of Council’s recent quarterly Finance Committee Review. Details from the report presented at the October meeting show a total of 119 Capital Works Projects valued at $17.2...

Council to host Wingecarribee Youth Forum

October 26, 2018Posted in: Community, Events
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Candidate Information Seminars

Issues affecting the Shire’s youth will take centre stage at this year’s Wingecarribee Youth Forum to be held on Thursday 1 November at the Mittagong RSL Club. Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams explained the concept of the forum. “As adults it’s easy to get caught up in our everyday lives and dismiss...

Council celebrates Grandparents Day

October 23, 2018Posted in: Community, Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to join them on Thursday 25 October as they celebrate Grandparents Day. The celebrations will be held in Council’s Moss Vale Civic Centre and is one of the highlights of Council’s Children’s Week festivities. Council’s Coordinator of Community Development, Cath Brennan explained the importance of the event. “We thought...

Southern Highlands Arts Festival launches in Bowral

October 17, 2018Posted in: Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council and the National Trust will launch this year’s Southern Highlands Arts Festival on Friday 26 October at Retford Park. The month-long festival will be officially opened by Jennifer Bott AO, Chair of the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Chair of the Bundanon Trust and Artistic Director of the Canberra Writers Festival....