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Council cuts parking fines

December 14, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council will reduce parking fines across the Shire following a majority vote by Councillors. The decision was made at Council’s final Ordinary Meeting of the year and follows a similar reduction administered... Read More

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Mayor Gair responds to Station Street petition

December 4, 2018 - “It’s with interest I note that the Station Street petition originally organised by Highlands Matters and later distributed by...

Change of Council Meeting time

December 3, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the next Ordinary Meeting of Council has been scheduled to commence from...

Mittagong Memorial Park refurbishment

November 1, 2018 - Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that refurbishment works are set to commence on the Mittagong Memorial Park from...

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Council cuts parking fines

14 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council will reduce parking fines across the Shire following a majority vote by Councillors. The decision was made at...

Representatives from Yamanda Aboriginal Association at the inaugural Elders Art of Road Safety workshop.

Council supports Aboriginal Elders road safety message

11 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council coordinates a number of road safety programs each year that are available to different road users throughout our...

Volunteers Hans Radowitz and Bob Clark with Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair and representatives from Bikes 4 Life

Bikes bound for Myanmar depart Council’s RRC

11 December, 2018

Disadvantaged school children in Myanmar are set to benefit from the generosity of Southern Highlands residents with the imminent arrival of...

Council's Road Safety Officer displays Little Blue Dinosaur signage in Leighton Gardens, Moss Vale

Little Blue Dinosaur campaign returns for summer holidays

6 December, 2018

For the second year in a row, Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation are joining forces to raise...

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Draft Water Extraction Policy on exhibition

5 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents on its proposed draft Water Extraction Policy following endorsement from Councillors. Council’s Manager...

Community Christmas Tree in Bowral's Corbett Plaza

Mayor to light community Christmas tree in Corbett Plaza

29 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to light up the Shire’s largest Christmas tree this Saturday 1 December in Bowral’s Corbett Plaza...

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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...

Fencing requirements for portable pools

9 November, 2018

With summer just around the corner, Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging potential customers of portable pools to think twice before making...

Council secures State-wide support for Local Government concerns

2 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Councillors have used this year’s NSW Local Government Conference to draw attention to a number of issues they believe...

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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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Watch out for dodgy tree contractors

13 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is warning residents to be on the lookout for con men claiming to be contractors offering to undertake...

Volunteers Hans Radowitz and Bob Clark with Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair and representatives from Bikes 4 Life

Bikes bound for Myanmar depart Council’s RRC

11 December, 2018

Disadvantaged school children in Myanmar are set to benefit from the generosity of Southern Highlands residents with the imminent arrival of...

Council wages war on Elm Leaf Beetle

4 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is embarking on a unique pest management program in an effort to reduce the spread of the invasive...

Council shines at National Climate Awards

21 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Lighting the Way – Southern Highlands Street Lighting Upgrade project was recently recognised as a finalist at the...

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Asbestos detected at Highlands Golf Club

9 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has confirmed an unexpected find of non-friable bonded asbestos at the Highlands Golf Club located on the Old...

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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...

Representatives from Yamanda Aboriginal Association at the inaugural Elders Art of Road Safety workshop.

Council supports Aboriginal Elders road safety message

11 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council coordinates a number of road safety programs each year that are available to different road users throughout our...

Community Christmas Tree in Bowral's Corbett Plaza

Mayor to light community Christmas tree in Corbett Plaza

29 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to light up the Shire’s largest Christmas tree this Saturday 1 December in Bowral’s Corbett Plaza...

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...

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Special Olympics Swim Meet at Moss Vale Aquatic Centre

16 November, 2018

As part of their Disability and Inclusion program, the Moss Vale War Memorial Aquatic Centre has teamed up with the Special...

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Council calls for 2019 Tulip Time charity partner

29 October, 2018

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

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Council to host Wingecarribee Youth Forum

26 October, 2018

Issues affecting the Shire’s youth will take centre stage at this year’s Wingecarribee Youth Forum to be held on Thursday 1...

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Council cuts parking fines

14 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council will reduce parking fines across the Shire following a majority vote by Councillors. The decision was made at...

Volunteers Hans Radowitz and Bob Clark with Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair and representatives from Bikes 4 Life

Bikes bound for Myanmar depart Council’s RRC

11 December, 2018

Disadvantaged school children in Myanmar are set to benefit from the generosity of Southern Highlands residents with the imminent arrival of...

Fencing requirements for portable pools

9 November, 2018

With summer just around the corner, Wingecarribee Shire Council is urging potential customers of portable pools to think twice before making...

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Revised ethical behaviour policies on exhibition

5 November, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has placed on public exhibition a number of revised policies relating to ethical behaviour after endorsement at its...

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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...

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Garbage bin collections over Christmas period

12 December, 2018

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

Representatives from Yamanda Aboriginal Association at the inaugural Elders Art of Road Safety workshop.

Council supports Aboriginal Elders road safety message

11 December, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council coordinates a number of road safety programs each year that are available to different road users throughout our...

Council's Road Safety Officer displays Little Blue Dinosaur signage in Leighton Gardens, Moss Vale

Little Blue Dinosaur campaign returns for summer holidays

6 December, 2018

For the second year in a row, Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation are joining forces to raise...

Council delivers $17 million in Capital Works during 2017/18

26 October, 2018

Wingecarribee Shire Council has completed 119 Capital Works Projects totaling more than $17 million during the last financial year. Councillors were...

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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...

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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...

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...

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...