Category: Roads and Assets

Alexandra Square to re-open to public

November 29, 2017Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets
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Mittagong’s Alexandra Square is set to re-open to the public following a two year makeover. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead will officially open the refurbished public area on Friday 1 December. “I’m confident the improvements to the park will ensure it once again becomes a popular destination for guests and locals,” the Mayor said....

Little Blue Dinosaur comes to the Southern Highlands

November 27, 2017Posted in: Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation are joining forces this December to raise awareness of the importance of child road safety. The foundation was set up by Michelle and David McLaughlin in 2014 after their young son was tragically killed in a pedestrian accident while on holidays. As part of the campaign,...

Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

October 16, 2017Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting two free learner driver workshops in a bid to help learner drivers prepare for solo driving. The Learner Driver Parent Workshop will be held on the evening of Tuesday 24 October in Council’s Moss Vale Civic Centre from 6pm. Council’s Road Safety Officer, Melanie Lausz, said parents and supervisors...

Council supports NSW Motorcycle Awareness Month

October 13, 2017Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is supporting Motorcycle Awareness Month and urging both drivers and riders to look out for each other on the road as we work together to bring our road toll Towards Zero. “As the name suggests Motorcycle Awareness Month is a road safety initiative designed to promote awareness of motorcyclists on our roads,”...

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)...