Category: Community

Wingecarribee Seniors Directory now available

November 15, 2017Posted in: Community
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Seniors Directory 2017-2019

Local service information for the Shire’s senior citizens has become easier to find with the launch of the 2017-19 Wingecarribee Seniors Directory. Entitled ‘Positive Ageing’ the directory contains a comprehensive list of activities and contacts for seniors living in the Southern Highlands. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer Nicola Robson said the new directory was an...

Mayor launches Christmas Giving Tree

November 13, 2017Posted in: Community
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With the countdown on until Christmas, Wingecarribee Shire Council has today launched its annual Giving Tree at the Moss Vale Civic Centre. “We’re asking for as many people as possible to donate to help the less fortunate,” said Wingecarribee Shire Mayor, Councillor Ken Halstead. “For many people, Christmas can be an especially tough time of...

Council continues support for local artists

October 5, 2017Posted in: Community, Events
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Vessels of Change, © Heidi McGeoch

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host a full-day workshop for artists looking to bring their projects to life. A Project Planning and Activation workshop will be held on Tuesday 10 October 2017 from 10am to 4pm in Council’s Moss Vale Civic Centre. This workshop follows the highly successful Resourcing your Art workshop presented by...

Yarning Circle to tackle Ice use

October 3, 2017Posted in: Community, Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council in partnership with the Shire’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community will host a ‘Yarning Circle’ to discuss the growing use of the illicit drug Ice. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams spoke about the concept. “A Yarning Circle is a forum for discussion where participants can openly talk, listen and share...

Bowral Pool to open this weekend

October 3, 2017Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets
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Bowral pool

Bowral Swimming Centre will be the first of Council’s outdoor public pools to open for the 2017/18 swim season with gates opening this Saturday 7 October. Bowral’s Swimming Centre’s operating hours will be: Monday to Friday – 6.00am to 6.00pm Saturdays – 8.30am to 6.00pm Sundays – 9.30am to 6.00pm Public holidays (excluding Christmas Day)...