Tagged: Bundanoon

Construction begins on Bundanoon Skate Park

December 4, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Bundanoon Skate Park concept design

Works have started on the construction of the long-awaited Bundanoon Skate Park on Erith Street in Bundanoon. Located in the Bundanoon Oval precinct, Council staff and contractors have commenced site preparation and demolition works. Council’s Group Manager of Capital Projects Ned Tripkovic was confident the finished project would be warmly welcomed by the village’s youth....

Mittagong Pool first to open for summer swim season

October 9, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

Mittagong Swimming Centre will be the first of Council’s public pools to open for the forthcoming swim season. Refurbished at the start of the year following an extensive rebuild, Mittagong Swimming Pool will open for a total of 21 weeks starting Saturday 12 October 2019. Bowral Swimming Centre will follow suit opening on Saturday 9...

Shire secures State funding for community projects

September 11, 2018Posted in: Community, Other

The Southern Highlands has secured over $1.75 million in funding as part of Round 2 of the NSW State Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund (SCCF). Announced by the Deputy Premier John Barilaro, the monies will enable the development of three major community projects across the Wingecarribee Shire. The projects include the Stephens Park playing fields...

ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands

April 17, 2018Posted in: Community, Events

As the Nation prepares to pause and commemorate our servicemen and women, Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents to attend one of this year’s ANZAC Day services. “Next Wednesday marks the 103rd anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops on the shores of Gallipoli in 1915,” he said. “The...

Information wanted on dumping of mulch

April 16, 2018Posted in: Other

mulch

Wingecarribee Shire Council Rangers are seeking information regarding the dumping of mulch following complaints from a number of locations across the Shire. Several tonnes of fresh mulch have recently been dumped in Centennial Reserve in Bowral and Bundanoon’s Ferndale Reserve. Council’s Regional Illegal Dumping Project Officer Sara Rich believes the mulch may have originated from...