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Library launches new look website

September 28, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Library Services has strengthened its online presence with the launch of a new and improved website. Council’s Information Services Librarian Rebecca Finlaison said it took 11 months to plan and develop... Read More

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Changed traffic conditions – Bundanoon Road, Exeter

October 5, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that road works scheduled for Bundanoon Road in Exeter have been rescheduled to...

Browley Street footpath works

September 25, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that footpath renewal works are scheduled to commence on Browley Street in Moss...

Notice of Mayoral Election

September 20, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Shire’s biennial Mayoral election will be held on Wednesday 26 September...

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Dog attacks spark reminder to owners

16 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents that all dogs are required to be on a lead in public places, unless in...

Bowral Pool

Bowral Pool to open for summer swimming season

12 October, 2018

Bowral Pool will be the first public pool to open this weekend as Wingecarribee Shire Council prepares for the upcoming swimming...

NSW Police at Triple Zero Cricket Challenge

Triple Zero Challenge set to return this spring

11 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support the annual Triple Zero Cricket Challenge at Bradman Oval on Sunday 21 October. Council’s...

Thomas-Andrew Baxter welcomes participants to the 2016 expo

Community Services Expo returns for 2018

28 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host the annual Wingecarribee Community Services Expo on Thursday 11 October from 10 am until...

Shire secures State funding for community projects

11 September, 2018

The Southern Highlands has secured over $1.75 million in funding as part of Round 2 of the NSW State Government’s Stronger...

Charity Dumping, Mittagong

Local charities plea for donations that count, not cost

11 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is working with local charities to tackle illegal dumping at stores and donation bins across the Shire. Council’s...

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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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Council calls on residents to help make every bird count

15 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support Birdlife Australia’s national Aussie Backyard Bird Count in a bid to count more than...

Council Bushcare team transform local waterway

18 September, 2018

Following twelve months of Council-led rehabilitation works, native bushland is again flourishing on the banks of three of the Shire’s most...

Council welcomes koala conversation funding

4 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has welcomed the announcement from the Member for Goulburn pledging $450,000 to address koala conservation in the Southern...

Bush Fire Danger Period starts early

3 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents to remain vigilant to the threat of fire as the NSW Rural...

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Draft Neighbourhood Noise Policy on exhibition

31 August, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors endorsed the public exhibition of a draft Neighbourhood Noise Policy at...

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Magpie season swoops in

27 August, 2018

Springtime may herald new blooms and blossoms but for much of our native birdlife it also signals the start of nesting...

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Council calls on residents to help make every bird count

15 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support Birdlife Australia’s national Aussie Backyard Bird Count in a bid to count more than...

NSW Police at Triple Zero Cricket Challenge

Triple Zero Challenge set to return this spring

11 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support the annual Triple Zero Cricket Challenge at Bradman Oval on Sunday 21 October. Council’s...

Thomas-Andrew Baxter welcomes participants to the 2016 expo

Community Services Expo returns for 2018

28 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host the annual Wingecarribee Community Services Expo on Thursday 11 October from 10 am until...

Learner Driver

Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

27 September, 2018

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

Australia Day nominations now being called

12 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on residents to nominate their fellow citizens for next year’s Australia Day Awards. Nominations are open...

Bike Week

Hitting the pedals for Bike Week

10 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging bike riders to don their helmets and join the ninth annual BBT Family Fun Ride on...

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Library launches new look website

28 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Library Services has strengthened its online presence with the launch of a new and improved website. Council’s Information...

Councillor Gair returned as Mayor

26 September, 2018

Councillor Duncan Gair was tonight returned as Mayor of Wingecarribee Shire by his fellow councillors. “I’m extremely grateful to have once...

Shire secures State funding for community projects

11 September, 2018

The Southern Highlands has secured over $1.75 million in funding as part of Round 2 of the NSW State Government’s Stronger...

Charity Dumping, Mittagong

Local charities plea for donations that count, not cost

11 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is working with local charities to tackle illegal dumping at stores and donation bins across the Shire. Council’s...

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Construction company fined for pollution breach

7 September, 2018

Zauner Constructions have been ordered to pay $10,000 by Moss Vale Local Court following prosecution by Wingecarribee Shire Council. Local Court...

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Council prosecutes illegal ‘Junk Yard’ operator

22 August, 2018

A Welby man has been ordered to pay $15,000 by Moss Vale Local Court following a successful prosecution by Wingecarribee Shire...

Bowral Pool

Bowral Pool to open for summer swimming season

12 October, 2018

Bowral Pool will be the first public pool to open this weekend as Wingecarribee Shire Council prepares for the upcoming swimming...

Learner Driver

Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

27 September, 2018

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

Bike Week

Hitting the pedals for Bike Week

10 September, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging bike riders to don their helmets and join the ninth annual BBT Family Fun Ride on...

Council welcomes State Government funding for libraries

29 August, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has welcomed the announcement by the NSW State Government pledging $60 million in investments across the State’s public...

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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...

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...

Tulip Time 2016

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...

Tulip Time 2016

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...