Tagged: Youth

Council launches youth music competition

November 4, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

young girl with guitar jumping with joy

Wingecarribee Shire Council is helping local artists take their career to the next level with the Create and Celebrate youth music competition. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams said the competition provides young people with an opportunity to gain experience and learn more about the music industry. “We’re seeking performers, bands, acoustic, solo and instrumental...

Free workshops to help youth foster skills

June 23, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is offering a series of free workshops to support the development of skills in young people aged 12 to 24 years. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer Michelle Williams said the workshops were designed to upskill young people and provide them with greater opportunities for employment, particularly in the entertainment industry. “Here in the...

Construction recommences on Bundanoon Skate Park

March 4, 2020Posted in: Other

Construction on the long-awaited Bundanoon Skate Park has recommenced following the disruption caused by the summer bush fires and record rains. Located in the Bundanoon Oval precinct, Council staff and contractors have begun preliminary forming and concreting works. Council’s Group Manager of Capital Projects Ned Tripkovic is confident the finished project will be warmly welcomed...

Plugged at the Pool returns to Bowral

January 22, 2020Posted in: Events

Bowral pool

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging music lovers to attend the upcoming ‘Plugged at the Pool’ summer outdoor concert this Friday 24 January. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer, Michelle Williams said the event was an opportunity for locals to witness some of our Shire’s brightest rising stars. “On show will be a number of great young acts...

Construction begins on Bundanoon Skate Park

December 4, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Bundanoon Skate Park concept design

Works have started on the construction of the long-awaited Bundanoon Skate Park on Erith Street in Bundanoon. Located in the Bundanoon Oval precinct, Council staff and contractors have commenced site preparation and demolition works. Council’s Group Manager of Capital Projects Ned Tripkovic was confident the finished project would be warmly welcomed by the village’s youth....