Tagged: Youth

HSC Pause 4 Paws Study days at Bowral Library

October 2, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Angus the therapy dog poses outside for camera

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Library Services team are inviting students preparing for their year 12 exams to join them for a study option with a difference. The program will allow HSC students to access the Henrietta Rose Room for studying purposes between 9am and 5pm from Tuesday 8 to Thursday 10 October 2019. Council’s Coordinator of...

NSW Youth Week returns for 2019

April 5, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Teenage girls laughing

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting the youth of the Southern Highlands to come together and celebrate NSW Youth Week from Wednesday 10 April to Thursday 18 April 2019. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams explained the importance of the week for our Shire’s young residents. “It provides a chance for our youth to get involved...

Council supports learner driver education

February 8, 2019Posted in: Community, Events, Roads and Assets

Learner Drivers in front of car

Wingecarribee Shire Council is once again offering free road safety workshops designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s Road Safety Officer, Melanie Lausz, explained that parents and supervisors play a vital role in providing young drivers with the experience and support they need to be safe on our roads. “Navigating rules, regulations, technology...

Refurbished Mittagong Pool reopens to public

January 14, 2019Posted in: Community, Events, Roads and Assets

View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to celebrate the official re-opening of the Mittagong Swimming Pool with a free open day this Saturday 19 January 2019. The popular pool was closed following the East Coast Low Storm event which lashed the Shire in June 2016 and resulted in major structural damage to both the Learn...

Council to host Wingecarribee Youth Forum

October 26, 2018Posted in: Community, Events

Candidate Information Seminars

Issues affecting the Shire’s youth will take centre stage at this year’s Wingecarribee Youth Forum to be held on Thursday 1 November at the Mittagong RSL Club. Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams explained the concept of the forum. “As adults it’s easy to get caught up in our everyday lives and dismiss...