Tagged: Bowral

Gibraltar Park development given green light

December 14, 2018Posted in: Development

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair has today confirmed that the Gibraltar Park complex has been issued with the necessary approvals allowing residents to move in to the newly constructed seniors living complex. A Section 68 Approval for temporary sewerage work was issued under the Local Government Act 1993 and a Building Information Certificate under the...

Council wages war on Elm Leaf Beetle

December 4, 2018Posted in: Environment

Wingecarribee Shire Council is embarking on a unique pest management program in an effort to reduce the spread of the invasive Elm Leaf Beetle. Tree and Vegetation Officers from Council have begun a program of injecting elm trees found to contain the destructive insect with a pesticide in a bid to control the introduced beetle....

Mayor to light community Christmas tree in Corbett Plaza

November 29, 2018Posted in: Community, Events

Community Christmas Tree in Bowral's Corbett Plaza

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to light up the Shire’s largest Christmas tree this Saturday 1 December in Bowral’s Corbett Plaza in the lead up to the festive season. “With just weeks to go until Christmas Day we thought we’d get into the spirit of the festive season with a giant Christmas tree in the...

Southern Highlands Arts Festival launches in Bowral

October 17, 2018Posted in: Events

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....

Bowral Pool to open for summer swimming season

October 12, 2018Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Bowral Pool

Bowral Pool will be the first public pool to open this weekend as Wingecarribee Shire Council prepares for the upcoming swimming season. The pool officially opens on Saturday 13 October 2018. Council’s Supervisor Pools and Facilities, Laura Hill, said that Bowral Swimming Centre was the perfect place to enjoy the warmer months. “We have two...