Volunteers named Wingecarribee Shire’s top citizens

January 27, 2017Posted in: Events
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Tireless Southern Highland volunteer Dr Allan Beavis (OAM) has been named Wingecarribee Shire’s 2017 Australia Day Citizen of the Year. The former Headmaster and now Musical Director of St Jude’s Anglican Church and the Bowral Autumn Musical Festival is also a Board Member of the Southern Highlands Symphony Orchestra. In 2013 Dr Beavis received an...

EPA infringement notice for RRC fire

January 17, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council has accepted the penalty handed down by the NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) following a fire at its Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) in July 2016. The fire took place in the early hours of Monday 25 July 2016 within the green-waste stockpile located at the Moss Vale facility. The fire was initially...

Deadline for Australia Day nominations extended

January 13, 2017Posted in: Community, Events

Residents are being encouraged to nominate now for the Wingecarribee Shire’s 2017 Australia Day Awards, with the deadline being extended until close of business on Friday 20 January. The Australia Day Awards are one of the most prestigious honours which can be bestowed upon a hardworking member of our local community. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor, Councillor...