Offload your electronic waste for free at RRC

July 21, 2023Posted in: Waste

recycle bin with ewaste

In a ground-breaking move towards a greener future, the Resource Recovery Centre has introduced free electronic waste drop-off services. Starting now, residents and local businesses can dispose of their electronic devices in a responsible manner, at no cost, right here in the heart of our community. This initiative aims to tackle growing concerns about electronic...

Wingecarribee’s Community Recycling Centre has been nominated as a stand-out collection facility

July 7, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs, News

Farmer carrying a tray with some drums on the ground in front of him

Sustainability matters to our community and the team at Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Community Recycling Centre (CRC) strive to reflect those values by actively engaging residents with recycling. In recognition of their efforts, the CRC has been selected as a finalist in this year’s National Agsafe Stewardship Awards. Agriculture is integral to the Southern Highlands community...

2000 more households stand to benefit from extending bin collections

February 21, 2023Posted in: Listening, Other

WSC waste

Community focus groups will inform decisions around expanding waste collection services across our shire, to include an extra 2,000 homes in outlying villages. Valued input from residents is sought by Wingecarribee Shire Council in preparation for the 2024 waste collection tender process. Current contractor JR Richards has been emptying bins for more than 20,000 local...

RRC Christmas hours and holiday bin collections

December 16, 2021Posted in: Roads and Assets

WSC waste

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre will remain open over the holiday period only closing for the public holidays. The Resource Recovery Centre’s (RRC) Christmas operating days will be as follows: Friday 24 December – 8.00am to 11.45am Saturday 25 December (Christmas Day) – Closed Sunday 26 December...

Council approves construction of new Animal Shelter

September 9, 2021Posted in: Roads and Assets

Aerial shot of the RRC in Moss Vale

Wingecarribee Shire’s new purpose-built Animal Shelter will be co-located adjacent to a new State Emergency Service (SES) building that will house the Moss Vale branch. The two facilities will be co-located on Council-owned property at 2 Bowman Road in Moss Vale. Council’s Interim Administrator Mr Viv May made the announcement at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Meeting...