All information, text, graphics, photographs, files, audio and video content on this web site is owned or licensed to Wingecarribee Shire Council. The content is protected by Australian and international copyright and trademark laws. You cannot sell, license or use the images for any commercial purpose other than those stated below.

Use of the information and images is unrestricted provided that:

  • the contents are used solely for editorial purposes in a media publication with information about the Wingecarribee Shire Council or Southern Highlands; or
  • as a resource for students and educational institutions.

If in doubt, please contact our Media and Communications team.

Photo credits

When using the images from this site, the photographer (where provided) must be acknowledged next to the photograph. Where possible, acknowledge Wingecarribee Shire Council as the source.

Privacy Statement

Information regarding privacy of information. The Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (“PPIPA”) provides for the protection of personal information and for the protection of the privacy of individuals. Council is required to manage personal information in accordance with the Act.

Personal information held by Council may only be used and disclosed in accordance with Act and other legal requirements.

No attempt will be made to identify individual users or their browsing activities except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may require or exercise a warrant to inspect our records.

In order to improve our web site, we use ‘cookies’ to track your visit.  A ‘cookie’ is a packet of information that allows the server (the computer that houses the website) to identify and interact more effectively with your computer.

While Council uses cookies to track to your visit to the website our web servers automatically log the IP/Internet address of your computer, this information does not identify you personally.

You can set your browser to accept or reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is sent.   Please refer to your computer browser instructions or help screens to learn more about these functions.


This Website package contains information, data, documents, pages and images prepared by Wingecarribee Shire Council for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales (“the Data”).

The Data is protected by copyright. While the Data contained in this Website has been formulated with all due care, the Council does not warrant or represent that the Data is free from errors or omission, or that it is exhaustive. The Council disclaims, to the extent permitted by law, all warranties, representations or endorsements, express or implied, with regard to the Data including but not limited to, all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

The Data is made available on the understanding that the Council and its employees and agents shall have no liability (including but not limited to liability by reason of negligence) to the users of the Website for any loss, damage, cost or expense whether direct, indirect consequential or special, incurred by, or arising by reasons of, any person using or relying on the Data or otherwise.

Users of the Website will be responsible for making their own assessment of the Data and should verify all relevant representations, statements and information with their own professional advisers. Furthermore, whilst the Data is believed by Council to be true and correct at the date of publication, changes in circumstances after the time of publication may impact upon the accuracy of the Data.

The Data may change without notice and the Council is not in any way liable for the accuracy of any information printed and stored by a user. Changes are periodically added to the Data and the Council may make improvements and/or changes in the Data and/or the Website at any time.

The Council takes no responsibility for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of any information included in the Data provided by third parties nor for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of links or references to information sources (including third party Internet sites) outside of the Council.

These external information sources are outside the control of the Council and it is therefore the responsibility of the Internet users to make their own decisions about the accuracy, reliability and correctness of information found on those external Internet links.  If you do decide to access linked third party websites you do so at your own risk and you are encouraged to review the terms of use, privacy policy and other policies of any other linked site as the polices of any linked site may differ from those of this website.

In addition to the Data, the Website provides links to other third party Internet sites. The search engines provided on this website are to assist Internet users to locate resources more quickly.  The links to third party websites are provided solely for your convenience and they are not an endorsement by Council of the contents of such third party websites.  Council takes no responsibility for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of its search facilities, and does not warrant or represent that the search facilities are free from errors or omission, or that they are exhaustive.

Council wishes to state that we do not invite unsolicited emails and implied consent is not granted. We are a NO SPAM site.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed away.