Tagged: Mayor

Eridge Park Netball Court repairs to be fast-tracked

November 26, 2020Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

The Eridge Park Netball Courts are set to be refurbished following joint grant submissions by the Southern Highlands Netball Association (SHNA) and Council. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair said the refurbishment would be funded via a combination of Australian Government and State Government monies. “Council had already allocated funding to carry out repairs to the...

Church Road soccer fields score new amenities building

November 2, 2020Posted in: Community

Construction has commenced on a new amenities building at the Church Road Playing Fields following a successful grant bid from Wingecarribee Shire Council. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair said Council would upgrade the existing amenities building at Moss Vale in two consecutive stages following the injection of Australian Government funds. “The Church Road Playing Fields...

Council secures Australian Government funding for Bowral Memorial Hall

October 30, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council has secured $2.8 million in Australian Government funding to renovate Bowral Memorial Hall. Council’s Acting General Manager Barry Paull said the funds had been secured as part of the latest round of the Australian Government’s Building Better Regions Fund. “The funds are warmly welcomed and will now allow Council to start initial...

Council begins refurbishment of Mittagong SES Centre

October 29, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to refurbish the Mittagong SES Volunteer Centre following grant funding secured from the Australian Federal Government. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair said the repairs to the Bessemer Street building would see much improved facilities for our Shire’s State Emergency Service volunteers. “Our SES volunteers give up an incredible amount of...

Wattle Street Car Park open for business

October 16, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Motorists and shoppers in Bowral have more car parking options following the opening of Council’s newly expanded Wattle Street Car Park. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair said the refurbished and expanded car park was ideally situated in the town’s central business district. “This car park will provide multiple benefits for Bowral,” the Mayor explained.  “Not...