Cost of upgrades to Bowral STP explained

May 19, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs

Bowral Town

It was noted in last week’s extraordinary meeting that the upgrades to the Bowral Sewerage Treatment Plant is considerably more expensive than that of Moss Vale and Mittagong. We have received a number of enquiries from the community about this and would therefore like further clarity as outlined in a previous report. Due to the...

Local netball Association shoots a goal with grant funding

April 20, 2023Posted in: Community, Delivering

5 young women in netball uniforms sitting court side, smiling and giving thumbs up to camera.

A lifetime of competing and coaching with Southern Highlands Netball has taught Kate Bow it’s tough to find backing for girls sports, and costly for families to take part. The Association shot a goal with grant funding of $5,585 through Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Community Assistance Scheme toward taking representative teams to state titles. The funds...

Future sustainability and economic benefits of Bowral STP upgrade

March 16, 2023Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets

Bowral Town

A priority project for the communities of Bowral, East Bowral and Burradoo, extensive upgrades to increase the operating capacity of Bowral Sewage Treatment Plant are anticipated to have far reaching benefits for future sustainability, employment opportunities and economic development. Following a rigorous process of assessment and negotiation, the resolution was made at this week’s ordinary...

Residents invited to review proposed fees for maintaining a better Bowral Memorial Hall that’s accessible to all

March 15, 2023Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets

Artist impression of the stage at Bowral Memorial Hall

In preparation for the unveiling of the newly refurbished Bowral Memorial Hall, Wingecarribee Shire Council invites you to share your thoughts on the balance of fees proposed for use of the concert hall, exhibition and function spaces. The draft schedule of Hire Fees details the range of costs for commercial and not-for-profit organisations to hire...