Council launches Christmas Giving Tree

December 1, 2022Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council Administrator Viv May has today launched Council’s annual Christmas Giving Tree Appeal. “With the countdown to the festive season underway, 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 Mr May said non-perishable food items and gifts...

Expressions of Interest for SRLX now open

November 30, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

SRLX

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on Expressions of Interest (EOI) from interested parties to lease and operate the Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLX). Located on Berrima Road in Moss Vale the SRLX is currently undergoing a $5.2 million upgrade and boasts an output of approximately 56,000 head of cattle per year. The Expression of Interest...

Celebrating International Day of People with Disability

November 21, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering, Events

IDPwD branding

In recognition of International Day of People with Disability, Wingecarribee Shire Council will be launching an inclusive art exhibition on Friday 2 December 2022. The ‘Creating and Thriving’ exhibition showcases the artwork and skills of local artists and makers with disability. Council’s Coordinator Community Development, Ms Cath Brennan, explained the purpose of the exhibition. “International...

Australia Day Citizen nominations now open

November 7, 2022Posted in: Community, Events

Nominations for Wingecarribee Shire’s 2023 Australia Day Awards are now open. Residents are invited to nominate their fellow citizens for both the Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year awards. Wingecarribee Shire’s Administrator Viv May said the awards were an opportunity to recognise the efforts of residents who contribute to making the Southern Highlands a...

Moss Vale SES facility receives financial boost

October 28, 2022Posted in: Development, Listening

Progress on the new Wingecarribee State Emergency Service (SES) building has taken another step towards fruition with the announcement of a $1.5 million grant from the NSW Government to Wingecarribee Council. Council’s Administrator thanked the State Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman for her advocacy and the Minister for Emergency Services Steph Cooke in support of...