Council to fast track Old South Road Rehabilitation Project

December 15, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
 , , , ,

Motorists keen to see works commence on the long-awaited reconstruction of Old South Road can expect to drive the refurbished road almost half a year earlier than planned following an overnight decision by Council. Wingecarribee Shire Council last night approved a change to the construction schedule of Old South Road that will see the rehabilitation...

Community Assistance Scheme now open

December 8, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering
 ,

Kangaloon Hall

Community groups and organisations across the Southern Highlands are being encouraged to apply for funding as part of Council’s 2022/23 Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme. Now open this year’s program will see Council distribute up to $120,000 to assist local not-for-profit organisations across the Shire. The scheme aims to encourage and increase participation and support initiatives...

Council secures additional State funding for Bowral Memorial Hall

December 5, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering, Roads and Assets
 , , , , ,

Bowral Memorial Hall is set to be returned to its former glory following the allocation of additional refurbishment funding by the NSW Government. Council’s Administrator Viv May said the funding would ensure the interior fit-out complemented the external and structural improvements currently taking place on the building originally constructed in 1884. “Council has already undertaken...

Highlands cooking experience serves up gold

November 22, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Tourism
 ,

Bowral-based food entrepreneur Stefano Marvello has put the Southern Highlands atop of every food lover’s must-visit list after snaring gold at this year’s NSW Tourism Awards. Italian Cooking Experience with Stefano Marvello entered and won the coveted top spot in the New Tourism Business category after receiving business mentoring advice from Destination Sydney Surrounds South....

Council welcomes State funding for Bowral Station

November 21, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
 , ,

Officially announced at Bowral today, an important collaboration brokered between Wingecarribee Shire Council and Transport for NSW has directed significant State investment into better access and an improved travel experience at Bowral Station, a vital transport hub for the Highlands community, and gateway to the Southern Highlands. The Member for Wollondilly, Nathaniel Smith, announced Transport...

« Previous Page