Tagged: Youth

Free workshops to help youth foster skills

June 23, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is offering a series of free workshops to support the development of skills in young people aged 12 to 24 years. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams said the workshops were designed to upskill young people and provide them with greater opportunities for employment, particularly in the entertainment industry. “Here in the...

Construction recommences on Bundanoon Skate Park

March 4, 2020Posted in: Other

Construction on the long-awaited Bundanoon Skate Park has recommenced following the disruption caused by the summer bush fires and record rains. Located in the Bundanoon Oval precinct, Council staff and contractors have begun preliminary forming and concreting works. Council’s Group Manager of Capital Projects Ned Tripkovic is confident the finished project will be warmly welcomed...

Plugged at the Pool returns to Bowral

January 22, 2020Posted in: Events

Bowral pool

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging music lovers to attend the upcoming ‘Plugged at the Pool’ summer outdoor concert this Friday 24 January. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer, Michelle Williams said the event was an opportunity for locals to witness some of our Shire’s brightest rising stars. “On show will be a number of great young acts...

Construction begins on Bundanoon Skate Park

December 4, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Bundanoon Skate Park concept design

Works have started on the construction of the long-awaited Bundanoon Skate Park on Erith Street in Bundanoon. Located in the Bundanoon Oval precinct, Council staff and contractors have commenced site preparation and demolition works. Council’s Group Manager of Capital Projects Ned Tripkovic was confident the finished project would be warmly welcomed by the village’s youth....

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...