Household problem waste, made less problematic

January 19, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs, Environment, News

Mobile recycling trailer parked in carpark

Your household problem waste will soon be less problematic, thanks to the roll-out of our new, purpose-designed, Community Recycling Collection trailer. A first for Wingecarribee Shire, this mobile service will collect from each of our villages, at least one day per week. “We surveyed residents widely about recycling, and one of the main barriers to...

RRC Christmas hours and holiday bin collections

December 8, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

Aerial shot of the RRC in Moss Vale

To help residents dispose of excess Christmas waste, Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre will remain open over the holiday period only closing for the public holidays. The Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) will close on Saturday 24 December at 12 noon and remain closed for the Christmas and Boxing Day public holidays on...

Bulky waste collection dates announced

November 21, 2022Posted in: Environment, Listening

WSC waste

The second annual bulky waste collection service will return to the Wingecarribee Shire from Monday 30 January 2023, with specified zones and dates for the Shire-wide collection. The service provides residents with a hassle-free way to dispose of larger, unwanted household items by placing them on the kerbside for collection. There is no need to...

Bulky waste collection service to return in 2023

July 21, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Listening, Other

WSC waste

Residents across the Wingecarribee Shire will be able to take advantage of a second free bulky waste service in 2023 following the overnight endorsement by Council. Council’s Administrator Viv May PSM adopted a recommendation at the Ordinary Meeting of Wednesday 20 July that will see the service return in 2023 following this year’s introductory service....

Caffeine in Wingecarribee goes green

March 7, 2022Posted in: Community

White coffee cup icon on pastel green background

Wingecarribee Shire Council has partnered with Green Caffeen to bring an eco-friendly coffee cup solution to the Southern Highlands. Local cafes are encouraged to get involved in a free swap and go reusable cup program, helping to reduce single-use coffee cup waste. Council’s Waste Education and Policy Officer, Phoebe Ward, said the program is set...