Tagged: Bowral

Council calls for information on vandals

February 23, 2018Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for information from residents who may have witnessed any persons damaging public facilities in Bowral’s Corbett Gardens and Moss Vale’s Leighton Gardens. Council’s Supervisor of Parks and Open Spaces Guy Stearn said incidents of damage had become more commonplace in recent weeks. “The Australia Day long weekend was one recent...

Mayor to light community Christmas tree in Corbett Plaza

November 23, 2017Posted in: Community

To herald the start of the festive season Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to light the Shire’s largest Christmas tree on Saturday 25 November in Bowral’s Corbett Plaza. “With just over a month to go until Christmas Day we thought we’d get into the spirit of the festive season by erecting a giant Christmas tree...

Highland boulder on the move

November 2, 2017Posted in: Environment

An ancient Southern Highlands stone is set to find a new home in the nation’s capital thanks to Council and the efforts of a band of dedicated local volunteers. The stone in question is a giant Bowral Trachyte boulder (Mount Gibraltar Microsyenite) and will be transported to the National Rock Garden in Canberra. The donation...

Bowral Pool to open this weekend

October 3, 2017Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

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)...

Bowral Memorial Hall plans on exhibition

September 28, 2017Posted in: Development

Bowral Memorial Hall Artists Impression

Detailed plans to transform Bowral Memorial Hall into a modern concert hall for music are now on public exhibition. The plans detail the scope of the proposed $3.4 million project including internal re-development and structural upgrades to the existing hall. Council’s Cultural Development Officer Jenny Kena gave a brief overview of the project. “Bowral Memorial...