Tagged: business

Draft Development Control Plan on exhibition

March 31, 2017Posted in: Development

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors recently endorsed the draft Development Control Plan Provisions with particular regard to signage and outdoor advertising. Council’s Deputy General Manager, Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping explained the purpose of the draft development control plan endorsed by councillors at the Council Meeting of 22...

Council to host Shire’s first Investment Summit

October 23, 2015Posted in: Events

The Shire’s inaugural Investment Summit is set to take place next Thursday 29 October at Peppers Craigeburn Hotel in Bowral. This Investment Summit is a direct follow up to the Economic Summit where representatives from across the Shire were invited to come up with a list of projects to help promote growth in innovative and...

Mayor congratulates Business Award winners

October 22, 2015Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Larry Whipper has today congratulated the recipients of the Southern Highlands Local Business Awards. Announced last night the awards recognise outstanding businesses across the Shire and the role they play in promoting the Highlands community. “The evening was a tremendous success with businesses of all sizes from across our Shire represented,”...

Council to host Shire’s first Economic Summit

June 11, 2015Posted in: Community, Events

The Shire’s inaugural Economic Summit is set to take place next Tuesday 16 June at Chevalier College. The free summit is being organised and facilitated by Council in an effort to establish a list of viable business and community projects that will form the basis of a broader Economic Development Strategy. Council’s Economic Development Manager...

Council set to become small business friendly

October 29, 2014Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to become more ‘small business friendly’ after signing up to take part in a ground-breaking initiative called the Small Business Friendly Councils (SBFC) Program. Launched by the Minister for Local Government The Hon. Paul Toole MP earlier this month, the SBFC Program is the first of its kind in Australia...