Tagged: community

Council’s community centres and halls set to reopen

June 19, 2020Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Council-managed community centres and halls across the Shire will progressively reopen as of Tuesday 23 June as COVID-19 restrictions are eased throughout the State. The community centres and halls will reopen in-line with the NSW Government’s easing of social restrictions however Council’s Assets Manager Stace Lewer said the reopening came with stringent conditions. “We’ve been...

Wingecarribee Seniors Directory now available

April 15, 2020Posted in: Community

Lady outdoors looking at camera, relaxed

Local service information for the Shire’s senior citizens has become easier to find with the launch of the new-look Wingecarribee Seniors Directory. The new look directory contains a comprehensive list of activities and contacts for seniors living in the Southern Highlands. New to the directory is the inclusion of vital information to assist in navigating...

Council’s 2019 Community Satisfaction Survey results

December 18, 2019Posted in: Community

The results are in from Council’s 2019 Community Satisfaction Survey and while the report contained some positive results, General Manager Ann Prendergast has called for further improvements. “Just over three quarters of all residents surveyed were somewhat satisfied with the overall performance of Council over the last year,” she said. “While this statistic is encouraging...

Mayor to light community Christmas tree in Corbett Plaza

November 21, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Soft focus Christmas lights on tree

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Southern Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Industry are set to light up the Shire’s largest Christmas tree on Friday 6 December in Bowral’s Corbett Plaza. Corbett Plaza will be a hive of activity with face painting, plaster decorating and a crazy hair station kicking off festivities from 6 pm. “This...

Deputy Premier’s roadshow to visit Exeter

November 5, 2019Posted in: Community

person raising hand in community information session

Representatives from the NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro will visit the village of Exeter on Monday 11 November 2019. Staff from the office of the Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional New South Wales will visit Exeter Village Hall to hear from residents and their concerns surrounding digital connectivity. The drop-in community information session will...