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Outdoor advertising and signage criteria

June 11, 2019 - Changes to outdoor advertising rules have led Wingecarribee Shire Council to remind ratepayers of enforceable regulations relating to the placement of public signs. The reminder comes following recently introduced changes by the NSW Government... Read More

Draft Pool Barrier Policy on exhibition

May 31, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after Councillors voted to place Council’s draft Swimming Pool Barrier Policy and Guidelines on public exhibition. Council’s Group Manager of Planning, Development and Regulatory Services, Nick... Read More

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Belmore Falls causeway works

June 6, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that road works are scheduled to commence on the Belmore Falls Road causeway,...

Argyle Street sewer works

June 4, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that sewer main replacement works are scheduled to commence on Argyle Street in...

Water main installation Bowral Road, Mittagong

May 17, 2019 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that water main relocation works are scheduled to commence on Bowral Road, Mittagong...

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Council’s Road Safety Officer, Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman and Senior Constable Scott Waples from the Southern Highlands Highway Patrol take the Fatality Free Friday pledge.

Take the pledge for Fatality Free Friday

24 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging residents to steer their thinking towards Fatality Free Friday on 31 May 2019. Fatality Free Friday...

Chemical CleanOut at Moss Vale Depot

Household Chemical CleanOut at Council Depot

20 May, 2019

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) in conjunction with Wingecarribee Shire Council will be accepting unwanted chemicals as part of its...

Arts Studio Trail

Expressions of Interest called for 2019 Art Studio Trail

14 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists wishing to participate in the 2019 Southern Highlands...

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Operational Plan exhibition period closing soon

13 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents to have their say on Council’s draft Operational Plan and Budget before the close of...

Council’s Road Safety Officer with Principal Graham and concerned parents at the Bendooley Street traffic signals

Road safety reminder as school heads back

7 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding motorists to slow down and travel safely around schools, with school zones coming back into effect...

Council’s future plans on public exhibition

26 April, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after councillors endorsed the public exhibition of the draft Operational Plan and...

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Council undertakes review of engineering specifications

13 June, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reviewing its entire suite of engineering specifications in a bid to provide the local design and construction...

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Outdoor advertising and signage criteria

11 June, 2019

Changes to outdoor advertising rules have led Wingecarribee Shire Council to remind ratepayers of enforceable regulations relating to the placement of...

Draft Pool Barrier Policy on exhibition

31 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after Councillors voted to place Council’s draft Swimming Pool Barrier Policy and Guidelines...

Draft Chelsea Gardens Development Control Plan on exhibition

22 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking feedback from the community after Councillors endorsed a draft Amendment to the Moss Vale Town Plan...

Robertson revegetation tour

Draft Rural Tourism Policy on exhibition

17 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from interested parties after councillors endorsed the public exhibition of a draft Rural Tourism Policy...

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Gibraltar Park development given green light

14 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair has today confirmed that the Gibraltar Park complex has been issued with the necessary approvals allowing...

Chemical CleanOut at Moss Vale Depot

Household Chemical CleanOut at Council Depot

20 May, 2019

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) in conjunction with Wingecarribee Shire Council will be accepting unwanted chemicals as part of its...

Wood fire smoke

Tips to reduce wood smoke pollution

15 May, 2019

With the chill of winter in the air, Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents to check their wood heaters before they...

Join the big Glossy Weekender!

9 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting bird enthusiasts from across the Shire to join them this weekend and hear of the plight...

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A new chapter for Mittagong Library

11 April, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to embark on a green makeover of Mittagong Branch Library that will improve the energy efficiency...

Koala project keen to work with landholders

8 April, 2019

The Southern Highlands Koala Conservation Project is excited to work together with private landholders from across the Wingecarribee Shire to help...

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Backyard burning do’s and don’ts

27 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council, NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) and Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) are reminding residents of the need...

Council’s Road Safety Officer, Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman and Senior Constable Scott Waples from the Southern Highlands Highway Patrol take the Fatality Free Friday pledge.

Take the pledge for Fatality Free Friday

24 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging residents to steer their thinking towards Fatality Free Friday on 31 May 2019. Fatality Free Friday...

Chemical CleanOut at Moss Vale Depot

Household Chemical CleanOut at Council Depot

20 May, 2019

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) in conjunction with Wingecarribee Shire Council will be accepting unwanted chemicals as part of its...

Arts Studio Trail

Expressions of Interest called for 2019 Art Studio Trail

14 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists wishing to participate in the 2019 Southern Highlands...

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ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands

15 April, 2019

In the lead up to this year’s ANZAC Day services Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair is urging Southern Highlanders to...

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NSW Youth Week returns for 2019

5 April, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting the youth of the Southern Highlands to come together and celebrate NSW Youth Week from Wednesday...

Solar world records on the line for Earth Hour

26 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is gearing up to tackle two unique records as it prepares to celebrate Earth Hour on Saturday 30...

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Draft Codes of Conduct and Meeting Practice on exhibition

16 April, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after Councillors endorsed the public exhibition of the draft Code of Conduct...

Local charities plea for donations that count, not cost

2 April, 2019

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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Backyard burning do’s and don’ts

27 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council, NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) and Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) are reminding residents of the need...

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Mayor Gair thanks Friends of Bowral

6 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today praised the members of the Friends of Bowral following this week’s public gathering...

Council sets a new direction for Economic Development in the Shire

6 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today announced that the corporate portfolio of Economic Development will be merged with the existing Tourism portfolio....

Carpentry Tools on work site

Council calls for minor works and services tenders

22 January, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking tenders from appropriately qualified and experienced contractors for the provision of a range of services including...

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Council undertakes review of engineering specifications

13 June, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reviewing its entire suite of engineering specifications in a bid to provide the local design and construction...

Council to carry out Shire-wide street audit

6 June, 2019

Camera equipped inspection vehicles will be hitting the Shire’s streets from early June in a bid to capture the condition of...

Council’s Road Safety Officer, Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman and Senior Constable Scott Waples from the Southern Highlands Highway Patrol take the Fatality Free Friday pledge.

Take the pledge for Fatality Free Friday

24 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging residents to steer their thinking towards Fatality Free Friday on 31 May 2019. Fatality Free Friday...

Council’s Road Safety Officer with Principal Graham and concerned parents at the Bendooley Street traffic signals

Road safety reminder as school heads back

7 May, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding motorists to slow down and travel safely around schools, with school zones coming back into effect...

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Council warns of bridge load breaches

12 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on heavy vehicle road users to observe local bridge load limitations following a spate of recent...

Mayor Gair calls on Minister to fast track Station Street Upgrade Project

22 February, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today called on the NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure to intervene and expedite...

Council sets a new direction for Economic Development in the Shire

6 March, 2019

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today announced that the corporate portfolio of Economic Development will be merged with the existing Tourism portfolio....

Lightning strikes twice for award winning Mittagong Caravan Park

20 November, 2018

Mittagong Caravan Park has been awarded Best Inland Caravan Park for a second successive year by the Caravan & Camping Industry...

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...