Council celebrates National Water Week

October 18, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Water Treatment Plant

Wingecarribee Shire Council is proud to support National Water Week (17 – 23 October) this week and help raise awareness about the value of water. The annual event is hosted by Australia’s biggest water network, the Australian Water Association (AWA), which has this year partnered with the Federal Government to elevate the profile of National...

Council to host HSC Study Sessions with a difference

September 29, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting Year 12 students preparing for their end of year exams to join them for a different quality study option. Council’s Library Services and Community Development Teams have joined forces to host a series of HSC Study Sessions starting early October. The week-long program will allow Year 12 students to have...

Creative writing competition open to Highlands residents

April 7, 2022Posted in: Events

Close up of notepad on persons knee in lecture

Wingecarribee Shire Council Public Libraries are calling on budding Highland authors to enter the Living Stories Western Sydney Writing Prize. Council’s Chief Information Officer John Crawford said it was the first time the creative writing competition had expanded beyond Western Sydney. “We’re thrilled WestWords have included our Shire in this year’s competition,” he said. Mr...

Bowral Library re-introduces Click and Collect service

January 5, 2022Posted in: Community

Librarian in face mask standing outside library, ready to hand over books to customer

Wingecarribee Public Libraries will re-introduce a Click and Collect service for residents commencing Thursday 6 January at Bowral Central Library. Council’s Acting Chief Information Officer, Mr Ian Vong, said library services play an important role in community wellbeing. “Click and Collect allows library members to access our collections and materials by placing an order online...

Council Christmas trading hours

December 23, 2021Posted in: Roads and Assets

Civic Centre Community Christmas Tree

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Civic Centre will close for the Christmas holiday period from 11.45 am on Friday 24 December 2021. The Civic Centre, including the Customer Service Counter, will re-open on Tuesday 4 January 2022. Council will however maintain essential services and normal emergency call-out arrangements throughout the...