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Council secures additional State funding for Bowral Memorial Hall

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

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Council launches Christmas Giving Tree

December 1, 2022Posted in: Community
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Wingecarribee Shire Council Administrator Viv May has today launched Council’s annual Christmas Giving Tree Appeal. “With the countdown to the festive season underway, we’re asking residents to share in the spirit of Christmas and donate to the less fortunate,” he said. Speaking from the Civic Centre launch Mr May said non-perishable food items and gifts…

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Expressions of Interest for SRLX now open

November 30, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets
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SRLX

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on Expressions of Interest (EOI) from interested parties to lease and operate the Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLX). Located on Berrima Road in Moss Vale the SRLX is currently undergoing a $5.2 million upgrade and boasts an output of approximately 56,000 head of cattle per year. The Expression of Interest…

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Council calls for Plant and Equipment Hire Tenders

November 29, 2022Posted in: Community, Other
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Two road graders working on sealed road

Local contractors are encouraged to apply for Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Plant and Equipment Hire Tender (Tender No. T-2022-23) via the NSW Government’s e-tendering website. Council’s Director Corporate Strategy and Resourcing, Ms Carmel Foster, explained the purpose of the contract. “We’re looking to establish a panel of contractors with access to a range of high-quality plant…

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Council commits to historic renewable energy power plan

November 25, 2022Posted in: Environment
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All large Wingecarribee Shire Council facilities and assets will soon be powered by renewable electricity following the signing of a major long-term Power Purchase Agreement. The Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) will see Wingecarribee Shire Council join Albury City, Bega Valley Shire, Camden, Penrith City, Queanbeyan-Palerang and Wollongong City Councils in one of the State’s largest…

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