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Mayor calls for NSW/ACT Award nominations

July 27, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Mayor, Councillor Ken Halstead is calling for local nominations as part of this year’s NSW/ACT Regional Achievement and Community Awards. Mayor Halstead said the awards provided an opportunity for community groups, businesses... Read More

Your pipes feel the cold too!

July 24, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents to protect their water meters from the winter chill. The call to shelter your meter comes as the Shire enters the coldest part of the year. Council’s Water... Read More

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Mayor and General Manager refute media statement

July 20, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Ken Halstead and General Manager Ann Prendergast have today dismissed a statement reported this week on...

Footpath construction works

July 10, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that footpath renewal works are scheduled to commence on the Illawarra Highway, Young...

Sewerage connections, Lamond Lane, Bowral

July 4, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that emergency sewerage connection relocation works are scheduled to commence in Lamond Lane,...

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Proposed planning proposal notification changes go on public exhibition

13 August, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors voted to place on public exhibition a proposal to amend the...

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Mayor calls for NSW/ACT Award nominations

27 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor, Councillor Ken Halstead is calling for local nominations as part of this year’s NSW/ACT Regional Achievement and Community...

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Council app keeps community up-to-date

5 July, 2018

At the touch of a button and the swipe of a screen, keeping the family entertained has just become a whole...

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Celebrating NAIDOC Week across the Shire

5 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community are inviting residents to join them as they celebrate...

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Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

4 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host two free road safety events designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s...

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Council awards funds to 59 community projects

28 June, 2018

Service providers, schools, sports clubs and volunteer organisations are some of the local community groups set to receive crucial funding as...

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Moratorium begins on Water Supply and Sewerage Development charges

29 March, 2018

A six week moratorium on the payment of increased Water Supply and Sewerage Development Servicing Charges will take effect on Friday...

Revised Engineering Standard Drawings now online

14 March, 2018

A suite of revised Engineering Standard Drawings have been made available by Council providing engineering consultants, architects, contractors and developers with...

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Water and Sewerage Development Servicing Plan amendments on exhibition

11 January, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the draft amendments to the Water Supply and Sewerage Development Servicing Charges (DSP) will...

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Moratorium on Water Supply and Sewerage Development charges

18 December, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council will immediately commence a process which is intended to allow a three month moratorium on the payment of...

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Council to raise Chelsea Gardens and Coomungie concerns with Premier

14 November, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council will write to the Premier of NSW, the Hon Gladys Berejiklian expressing concerns about the rezoning of the...

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Bowral Memorial Hall plans on exhibition

28 September, 2017

Detailed plans to transform Bowral Memorial Hall into a modern concert hall for music are now on public exhibition. The plans...

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Changes to tree and vegetation removal requirements

26 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is advising residents of changes to the way in which tree and vegetation permits are now processed. As...

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‘Bag It’ documentary comes to Mittagong

26 July, 2018

In celebration of Plastic Free July Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting a free community screening of the environmental documentary ‘Bag...

Demystifying energy at Moss Vale

13 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage are set to host a joint energy-saving workshop at Moss...

‘Bag It’ documentary comes to Bundanoon and Mittagong

10 July, 2018

In celebration of Plastic Free July Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting a dual screening of the environmental documentary ‘Bag It’....

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Community input wanted for local Flood Studies

29 June, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on residents living near the Nattai Ponds and Whites Creek areas to provide information on past...

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Residents invited to plastic free lunch

25 June, 2018

In celebration of Plastic Free July Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting a plastic free community lunch on Sunday 8 July...

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‘Bag It’ documentary comes to Mittagong

26 July, 2018

In celebration of Plastic Free July Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting a free community screening of the environmental documentary ‘Bag...

Demystifying energy at Moss Vale

13 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage are set to host a joint energy-saving workshop at Moss...

‘Bag It’ documentary comes to Bundanoon and Mittagong

10 July, 2018

In celebration of Plastic Free July Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting a dual screening of the environmental documentary ‘Bag It’....

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Celebrating NAIDOC Week across the Shire

5 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community are inviting residents to join them as they celebrate...

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Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

4 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host two free road safety events designed to help learner drivers become safer drivers. Council’s...

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Residents invited to plastic free lunch

25 June, 2018

In celebration of Plastic Free July Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting a plastic free community lunch on Sunday 8 July...

Draft Operational Plan and Budget on exhibition

27 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after Councillors endorsed the draft Operational Plan and Budget at this week’s...

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Information wanted on dumping of mulch

16 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council Rangers are seeking information regarding the dumping of mulch following complaints from a number of locations across the...

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Draft Urban Tree Policy on exhibition

7 March, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Urban Tree Policy for public exhibition at...

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Libraries welcome new e-book and e-audiobook service

2 February, 2018

Keen readers across the Shire can now access even more great books online with the introduction of Bolinda Digital’s BorrowBox at...

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Garbage bin collections over Christmas period

18 December, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre will remain open over the holiday period only...

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Draft Media Policy on exhibition

15 December, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Media Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday...

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Your pipes feel the cold too!

24 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents to protect their water meters from the winter chill. The call to shelter your meter...

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Council to carry out Shire-wide bridge inspections

19 July, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to undertake a Shire-wide assessment of all Council maintained bridges to help better plan for future...

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Council to install flood depth markers in Bowral

4 June, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to install a series of flood depth markers and warning signs at flooding hotspots in a...

Stephens Park amenities buildings ready for 2018 season

7 May, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead has given the new Stephens Park amenities facilities in Bowral his tick of approval following...

Council responds to Station Street letter

27 April, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead and Council’s General Manager Ann Prendergast have responded to an open letter penned by Mr...

RRC and Bicycles for Change to host free workshops

4 April, 2018

If you don’t know the difference between a gooseneck and crank arm, a new weekly bicycle repair workshop to be hosted...

Council calls for 2018 Tulip Time charity partner

Council calls for 2018 Tulip Time charity partner

3 October, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from charities wishing to become the official charity partner for next year’s Tulip...

Tulip Time 2017 late to bloom but still a success

28 September, 2017

The 57th Southern Highlands Tulip Time Festival has been hailed a success with over 34,000 visitors flocking through the gates of...

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Redkite join Tulip Time

24 February, 2017

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to announce Redkite as this year’s Tulip Time partner. Council’s Manager Tourism and Events, Steve Rosa...

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Council calls for 2017 Tulip Time charity partner

7 October, 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from charities wishing to become the official charity partner for next year’s Tulip...

Expressions of Interest called for 2016 Art Studio Trail

14 April, 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists to participate in the 2016 Southern Highlands Art...

Tulip Time 2015 closes with record numbers

29 September, 2015

The 55th Southern Highlands Tulip Time Festival has been hailed a success, with a record-breaking number of visitors enjoying the bright...