Tagged: Bowral

Celebrating NAIDOC Week across the Shire

July 5, 2018Posted in: Community, Events

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Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community are inviting residents to join them as they celebrate this year’s NAIDOC Week activities. Celebrations will start with the raising of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags at Council’s Moss Vale Civic Centre at 10am on Monday 9 July. Following the flag...

Bowral Library to host HSC English talk

June 15, 2018Posted in: Events

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Wingecarribee Public Libraries are set to help another group of enthusiastic year 12 students prepare for this year’s fast-approaching Higher School Certificate (HSC) by hosting an English study talk. The free talk will be held on Monday 9 July and cover the English Area of Study – Discovery. The talk will be presented by Larry...

Council to install flood depth markers in Bowral

June 4, 2018Posted in: Roads and Assets

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to install a series of flood depth markers and warning signs at flooding hotspots in a bid to provide improved warning during high rainfall incidents. Council’s Group Manager Infrastructure Services Dominic Lucas said the first of the new signs would be erected in June starting in Bowral. “Our Shire has...

Slow down – ducks about!

May 9, 2018Posted in: Environment

Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging motorists to take extra care when behind the wheel and be mindful of wildlife on local roads. The call comes following concerns raised by residents regarding the number of recent vehicle strikes with native wildlife. Council’s Coordinator of Natural Resource Projects, Ian Perkins said the problem was often exacerbated around...

Stephens Park amenities buildings ready for 2018 season

May 7, 2018Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead has given the new Stephens Park amenities facilities in Bowral his tick of approval following an onsite visit. The project includes a new canteen and storeroom and refurbishment of the old amenities building which now includes change rooms, a referees room, accessible toilet and baby change room facilities. Also...