Tagged: Heritage

Heritage & Urban Design Awards now open

November 29, 2019Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on nominations for the 2020 Wingecarribee Heritage & Urban Design Awards. Council’s Strategic Land Use Planner (Heritage), Sarah Farnese explained the significance of the recently expanded awards. “The Southern Highlands contains some of the most beautiful and significant heritage places in the state and our community is rightly proud of...

Wingecarribee Heritage Grants now open

August 28, 2019Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on owners of heritage properties to apply for funding as part of this year’s Wingecarribee Heritage Assistance Grants Scheme. Council’s Heritage Strategic Land Use Planner Sarah Farnese said the grants scheme aimed to preserve and protect our Shire’s significant historical places. “The Southern Highlands contain some of the most beautiful...

Wingecarribee Heritage Award winners announced

May 24, 2018Posted in: Environment, Events

Restoration and conservation projects which preserve and protect our Shire’s heritage and history were celebrated at the recent 2018 Wingecarribee Heritage Awards. A total of 10 projects were recognised across eight categories at the evening ceremony held in the Henrietta Rose Room in the Old Bowral Town Hall on Monday 21 May. Council’s Strategic Land...

Nominations now open for Wingecarribee Heritage Awards

April 9, 2018Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on nominations for the 2018 Wingecarribee Heritage Awards. Council’s Strategic Land Use Planner Heritage, Fiona Mann explained the significance of the awards. “The Southern Highlands contains some of the most beautiful and significant heritage buildings and heritage items in the state,” she said. “Preserving our unique history can however be...

Wingecarribee Heritage Grants now open

October 26, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on owners of heritage properties to apply for funding as part of this year’s Wingecarribee Heritage Assistance Grants Scheme. Council’s Heritage Strategic Land Use Planner explained the motivation behind the scheme. “The Southern Highlands contain some of the most beautiful and interesting heritage buildings in the State,” said Sarah Farnese....