Council commits to continued Christmas funding

May 10, 2022Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council will continue to fund Christmas celebrations as part of the 2022/23 budget following endorsement by Council. Council’s Interim Administrator Mr Viv May PSM adopted the resolution following a report to Council detailing the 2021 trial festivities during this month’s Extraordinary Meeting. “Feedback from the community and businesses was overwhelming supportive of the...

Council Christmas trading hours

December 23, 2021Posted in: Roads and Assets

Civic Centre Community Christmas Tree

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Civic Centre will close for the Christmas holiday period from 11.45 am on Friday 24 December 2021. The Civic Centre, including the Customer Service Counter, will re-open on Tuesday 4 January 2022. Council will however maintain essential services and normal emergency call-out arrangements throughout the...

Christmas comes to the Highlands

November 23, 2021Posted in: Community, Events

Illustrated poster with waratah Christmas tree

Wingecarribee Shire Council is gearing up to ring in the festive season with an expanded program of Shire-wide merriments. Council’s General Manager, Ms Lisa Miscamble, unveiled the Shire’s promotional campaign for Christmas. “The campaign artwork features the iconic waratah and encourages people to have a merry and magical Highlands Christmas.” Starting next week three Community...

Council launches Christmas Giving Tree

November 17, 2021Posted in: Community

Council's General Manager poses with present and giving tree inside Civic Centre

Gifts are stacking up under Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Christmas Giving Tree as part of the annual donation drive to support local families in need. General Manager, Ms Lisa Miscamble, said that Council is proud to once again support this initiative. “For a lot of people Christmas can be an especially tough time of the year,”...

Council brings back Christmas cheer

September 9, 2021Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to ring in the festive season following the overnight adoption of several yuletide recommendations. Central to the Shire-wide Christmas celebrations will be the support by Council of numerous ‘twilight’ trading initiatives including extended operating hours. Permits will also be waived to encourage shop owners to festoon the exterior of their...