12 (Sustainable) Days of Christmas!

November 24, 2023Posted in: Environment

The Christmas traditions we love can sometimes have a less than joyful impact on our environment. To help you usher in a greener holiday season, we’ve come up with tips for 12 Sustainable Days of Christmas. And we hope this way of thinking will catch-on even quicker than the carol we’ve taken inspiration from does...

Celebrating our commitment to sustainability

August 11, 2023Posted in: Environment

Picture of council staff receiving the award

Wingecarribee Shire Council Recognised as Bronze Partner by NSW Sustainability Advantage Program! We are happy to share some exciting news with our community! Our efforts towards sustainability have not only created change but also gained recognition. The Council has been recognised as an official Bronze Partner by the NSW Sustainability Advantage Program, highlighting our dedication...

Expressions of interest called for Sustainability Festival

August 11, 2023Posted in: Events

picture of people at a market

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for expressions of interest from local environmentally sustainable living businesses and community groups to be part of our yearly Sustainability Festival, which will be held in Bowral, located in the Old Town Hall (next to the library) and in the surrounding courtyard on Saturday 30 September 11am – 4pm. The...

Solar made simple

January 19, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs, Environment, News

House roof with solar panels, blue sky

Thinking about solar for your home but don’t know where to start?  We’ve simplified the fact-finding for you with free access to the SunSPOT solar calculator, now at your fingertips.  With the cost of living rising, how much could your household save with solar?   What size solar system would suit your needs? And how can...