Community Expo returns for 2022

October 4, 2022Posted in: Community, Events
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Close up of small red felt heart, held by woman

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host the annual Wingecarribee Community Expo on Thursday 13 October at the Bowral Uniting Church Hall. Council’s Coordinator Community Development, Ms Cath Brennan, explained that the Expo provides an opportunity for residents to discover the range of services and support groups that contribute to our Shire. “Over 35 exhibitors...

Council to host HSC Study Sessions with a difference

September 29, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering, Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting Year 12 students preparing for their end of year exams to join them for a different quality study option. Council’s Library Services and Community Development Teams have joined forces to host a series of HSC Study Sessions starting early October. The week-long program will allow Year 12 students to have...

Arts Trail maps now available

September 28, 2022Posted in: Community, Events
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arts trail illustrated map

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging residents to pick up their free map and start planning for this year’s Southern Highlands Arts Trail. Council’s Director Corporate Strategy and Resourcing, Ms Carmel Foster, said this year’s Arts Trail provides an opportunity for artists to showcase their work in their studio and sell direct to the public. “This...

Expressions of interest called for Seniors Festival

September 27, 2022Posted in: Community, Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for expressions of interest from community groups, businesses and organisations interested in hosting an event during the 2023 NSW Seniors Festival. The 2023 festival will run from Wednesday 1 February to Sunday 12 February. Council’s Director Corporate Strategy and Resourcing, Ms Carmel Foster, explained the importance of the festival for...

Council encourages residents to Get Ready for summer

September 13, 2022Posted in: Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging families across the Shire to use the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) Get Ready Weekend to prepare for the upcoming bushfire season. ‘Get Ready Weekend’ involves members of the public participating in RFS led online and in-person disaster preparedness activities prior to the start of the bushfire season. General Manager...