Bicycles needed for Namibia

August 24, 2017Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council in conjunction with Bicycles for Change is calling on residents of the Southern Highlands to donate their unwanted pushbikes to help the less fortunate. The call comes on the back of a recent decision by Council to assist the Southern Highlands Branch of Bicycles for Change with a one thousand dollar donation...

Council rewards safe cycling

November 7, 2016Posted in: Events

With the weather warming up Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging bike riders to don their helmets and participate in the Cycle for Active Transport – Helmet Hero competition for a chance to win. Residents of all ages are encouraged to collect a helmet reward card from participating outlets and after completing four local trips, present...

Council hosts Cycle for Active Transport workshops

October 31, 2016Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host a series of free cycling workshops just in time for summer. Council’s Road Safety Officer Melanie Lausz said three Cycle for Active Transport workshops would be held throughout the months of November and December. “These workshops are designed to help residents who perhaps haven’t ridden for a while...

Council celebrates Bike Week at Burradoo

September 14, 2015Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging bike riders to don their helmets and join the sixth annual BBT Family Fun Ride on Sunday 20 September to be held along the Bong Bong Shared Pathway. Adults and children of all ages are invited to bring their bikes along to help celebrate NSW Bike Week and enjoy a...

Council secures shared recreational pathway funding

September 8, 2015Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council has secured $155,000 in grant funding from the NSW Roads and Maritime Services Active Transport program for two local community projects. The village of Hill Top will receive $140,000 towards the construction of a shared recreational pathway, pedestrian refuge and kerb ramps. Council will provide an additional $140,000 in funding towards the...

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