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Council brings back Christmas cheer

September 9, 2021Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to ring in the festive season following the overnight adoption of several yuletide recommendations. Central to the Shire-wide Christmas celebrations will be the support by Council of numerous ‘twilight’ trading initiatives including extended operating hours. Permits will also be waived to encourage shop owners to festoon the exterior of their...

Council launches virtual Community Christmas Concert

December 17, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Wingecarribee Vocal Muster are set to spread some Christmas cheer with the launch of a virtual Community Christmas Concert on Friday 18 December 2020. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair said the virtual performance had been produced in lieu of this year’s traditional community carols. “COVID-19 has robbed us of many...

Mayor launches Christmas Giving Tree

November 27, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today launched Council’s annual Christmas Giving Tree Appeal. “With the festive season just weeks away, we’re asking residents to share in the spirit of Christmas and donate to the less fortunate,” he said. Speaking from the Civic Centre launch the Mayor said non-perishable food items and gifts for...

Mayor launches Christmas Giving Tree

November 25, 2019Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Duncan Gair has today launched Council’s annual Christmas Giving Tree Appeal. “With the festive season just weeks away, we’re asking residents to share in the spirit of Christmas and donate to the less fortunate,” he said. Speaking from the Civic Centre launch the Mayor said non-perishable food items and gifts for...

Christmas Art Competition open to Shire’s youth

November 4, 2019Posted in: Community

Colouring crayons and child drawing

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Southern Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Industry are encouraging local youth to enter the 2019 Christmas Art Competition. Council’s Group Manager Corporate and Community Danielle Lidgard explained the intention of the competition. “The festive season is almost upon us and we’re keen to learn what’s important to our Shire’s young...