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Mittagong Pool to reopen to public

December 11, 2019Posted in: Other

View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

Mittagong Swimming Centre is back in action with the pool set to reopen this Saturday 14 December. The popular pool was closed in late-October following a plant failure in the balance tank of the facility. Council’s Manager of Open Space, Recreation and Building Maintenance, Greg Bray thanked swimmers for their patience. “Mittagong Swimming Pool is...

Draft Pool Barrier Policy on exhibition

May 31, 2019Posted in: Development

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after Councillors voted to place Council’s draft Swimming Pool Barrier Policy and Guidelines on public exhibition. Council’s Group Manager of Planning, Development and Regulatory Services, Nick Wilton explained the importance of the document. “The essence of this policy is to raise awareness of the importance of pool...

Fencing requirements for portable pools

November 9, 2018Posted in: Development, Other

With summer just around the corner, Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging potential customers of portable pools to think twice before making an impulse purchase. Council’s General Manager Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping explained that many portable pools required the same security fencing as built-in or above ground pools. “Many portable pool owners are...

Council Christmas trading hours

December 22, 2017Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Civic Centre will close for the Christmas holiday period from 4.30pm Friday 22 December 2017. The Civic Centre, including the Customer Service Counter, will re-open on Tuesday 2 January 2018. Council will however maintain essential services and normal emergency call-out arrangements throughout the Christmas closure. ...

Council reminds residents to play it safe in the water

December 15, 2017Posted in: Community

With the warmer weather now upon us Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents to play it safe in the water. Residents and visitors to the Southern Highlands are spoiled for choice when it comes to places to cool off with local swimming pools, rivers and swimming holes among the most popular places to escape the...