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Green light given for Welby hockey field expansion

July 31, 2019Posted in: Roads and Assets

A second synthetic hockey field is set to be constructed at the Welby Hockey Centre following support by Wingecarribee Shire Councillors. The green light was given by Councillors earlier in the year and will result in the construction of a second all-weather synthetic field at the Welby Hockey Centre. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair...

Council carries out water and sewerage upgrades

June 6, 2017Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to embark on a comprehensive water and sewerage improvement program that will target multiple towns and villages across the Shire. The twelve month replacement program will begin in June and involve the upgrade and replacement of water mains, water meters, sewer mains and manholes in Moss Vale, Bowral, Mittagong, Bundanoon,...

Council donates Tulip Time bulbs to Welby Garden Centre

October 21, 2016Posted in: Events

Tulip Time 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Welby Garden Centre are offering residents the chance to take home a piece of this year’s Tulip Time celebrations by purchasing bulbs from the floral festival. Manager of Tourism and Events, Steve Rosa said Council’s garden team had been busy digging up the bulbs since the conclusion of the festival....

Council and State Government to fund Challenge House

September 10, 2015Posted in: Community, Development

Accommodation choices for residents with a disability living in the Shire are set to be boosted following the announcement of grant funding from the NSW State Government and Wingecarribee Shire Council. As part of the NSW Restart Illawarra Infrastructure Fund, the State Government has pledged $900,000 towards the construction of assisted accommodation for people living...

Ice Pigging moves to New Berrima, Welby, Colo Vale and Hill Top

August 17, 2015Posted in: Roads and Assets

Residents of New Berrima, Berrima, Welby, Colo Vale and Hill Top can expect even cleaner water as Council brings its clever pipe cleaning program to the townships over the next three months. Called ‘Ice Pigging’, the procedure is part of Council’s ongoing program designed to maintain and improve the Shire’s underground network of water pipes....