Tagged: Bowral

Wattle Street Car Park open for business

October 16, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Motorists and shoppers in Bowral have more car parking options following the opening of Council’s newly expanded Wattle Street Car Park. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair said the refurbished and expanded car park was ideally situated in the town’s central business district. “This car park will provide multiple benefits for Bowral,” the Mayor explained.  “Not...

Playground repairs delayed due to border closure

August 11, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Repairs to the playground at the David Woods Playing Fields in Bowral have been temporary delayed following the State’s border closure with Victoria. Specialist contractors from Victoria were scheduled to replace the soft-fall base covering in August but have been confined to Victoria following the state’s recently enforced COVID-19 border restrictions. Council has been in...

Station Street Upgrade design approved

August 4, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Final concept designs for the upgrade of Station Street in Bowral have been issued following endorsement from Council. Council green lit the plans in March to upgrade a one-kilometre section of the road between Bundaroo and Bowral Streets to improve traffic flow in and around the town centre. Council’s Acting General Manager Barry Paull said...

Bowral Library to ease further restrictions as of 1 July

June 29, 2020Posted in: Other

A further easing of restrictions and conditions will take place at the Bowral Central Library following the successful reopening of the facility in June. Council’s Chief Information Officer John Crawford said as of 1 July restrictions on the number of persons and time spent within the library would be further relaxed. “As of Wednesday 1...

Free workshops to help youth foster skills

June 23, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is offering a series of free workshops to support the development of skills in young people aged 12 to 24 years. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams said the workshops were designed to upskill young people and provide them with greater opportunities for employment, particularly in the entertainment industry. “Here in the...