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Causeway at Douglas Park Drive CLOSED

Please be advised that the Causeway at Douglas Park Drive, Douglas Park is closed due to flooding. Read more

Sportsground Update

All Council Sportsgrounds are now CLOSED.   Council staff have been unable to attend to the grass cutting at Council fields due to the very wet ground... Read more

UPDATE: Notice of Temporary Road Closure Douglas Park Drive

Wollondilly Shire Council will undertake maintenance work at Douglas Park Dr between Blades Bridge and the Nepean River Causeway.  Due to the recent w... Read more

Animal Shelter - Parvovirus outbreak for cats

In response to an outbreak of the highly contagious feline panleukopenia virus (cat parvovirus) in the Greater Western Sydney area, Wollondilly Shire ... Read more

Community News

Welcome to the first edition of Council's newsletter, "Community News". Our aim is to provide you with an easy-to-read quarterly update to help keep you connected...
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Broughton Pass – Walk and Information Session

Council is inviting residents affected by the Broughton Pass closure to attend an information session at the site.
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Wollondilly Shire Council Ordinary Council Meetings will now be live streamed

Residents will soon be able to view Wollondilly’s Ordinary Council Meetings from their home as it is streamed live from Council’s chambers.
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Applications are now open for Stall Holders at illuminARTe

Wollondilly Shire Council are calling for Expressions of Interest from a range of stall holders for the 2017 illuminARTe Wollondilly Festival, to be held in...
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The Wollondilly Summer Beach Bus is back

Looking for something to do during the holidays? Then jump on board the Summer Beach Bus and head to North Wollongong Beach any Friday during January.
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Local school students scatter snowflakes around Picton main street

The Picton business community invites all to come and experience a special Christmas late night Shopping Event being held in Picton on Wednesday 14th December from...
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Visit Wollondilly because you want to, not because you have to!

Councillors formally rejected the proposal for a Correctional Precinct in Wollondilly during last night’s Extraordinary Meeting of Wollondilly Shire Council.
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Wollondilly Council Extraordinary Meeting to discuss gaol proposal

An Extraordinary meeting of Wollondilly Council is to be held on Monday 5th December at 7:30 pm to discuss a proposal for a major gaol...
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Fire Permits Suspended

Wollondilly Shire Council wishes to inform residents that all Fire Permits issued by the Southern Highlands Rural Fire Service have now been cancelled due to...
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NOvember is National Asbestos Awareness Month

NOvember is National Asbestos Awareness Month, which aims to educate Australians about the dangers of working with asbestos during home renovations and maintenance and educate...
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Australia Day 2017 Awards – Nominations are now open

Wollondilly Shire Council is accepting nominations for the upcoming 2017 Australia Day Awards.
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Macarthur Youth Week Grants Program

To help our local communities celebrate National Youth Week 2017, Wollondilly Shire Council, Campbelltown City Council and Camden Council, with the support of the NSW...
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“RevitaLIVE” - Live and Local in Wollondilly

Wollondilly Shire Council is proud to announce its success in obtaining funding for a new project “RevitaLIVE” from the Live Music Office and Arts NSW...
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Important Notice - General Approval to Burn and Other Pile Burning Approvals

Wollondilly Shire residents are reminded that the Bush Fire Danger Period commences on 1 October 2016 and will remain in force until 31 March 2017...
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New Mayor and Deputy Mayor

The election of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor took place at the first meeting of the newly elected Council on 26 September 2016. 
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Broughton Pass Update September 2016

Council has substantially completed the Technical Investigation Stage of the Broughton Pass Project and since the road closure has spent almost $170,000 towards repairing the bridge.
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General Manager Welcomes Newly Elected Council

It is with great pleasure that I welcome the newly elected Councillors for Wollondilly Shire Council.
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Macarthur Nature Photography Competition 2016

People who live in Macarthur are part of the lucky few who have access to Mother Nature’s beautiful nature reserves, waterways and landscapes.
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Wollondilly Vacation Care – Spring Program

If you are working during the September/October school holiday period, why not consider booking your child into Wollondilly Vacation Care.  The Spring Program offers heaps...
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Draft Wollondilly Social Planning Strategy Public Exhibition

The Draft Wollondilly Social Planning Strategy is currently on public exhibition from 24th of August - 16th of September 2016.
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Proposed Integrated Development - 105 Myrtle Creek Avenue, 100 River Road, River Road and Cross Street, Tahmoor

Closing in 17 hours

A Development Application has been received by Wollondilly Shire Council for the use of the following land: Read More

Proposed Modification of Development Consent - 115 Fergusson Road, Lakesland

Closing in 17 hours

An application has been made for the consent of Council to the use of the following land:- Read More

Development Proposal - 78 Appin Road, Appin

Closing in 17 hours

An application has been made for the consent of Council to the use of the following land: Read More

Draft Planning Proposal – No. 2471 Silverdale Road, Silverdale

Closing in 13 days

Council has received and is considering a Draft Planning Proposal which relates to land at No. 2471 Silverdale Road, Silverdale. The Draft Planning Proposal seeks to change the land use zone on the site from... Read More

Proposed Integrated Development - 20 Bronzewing Street West, Tahmoor

Closing in 22 days

A Development Application has been received by Wollondilly Shire Council for the use of the following land: Read More

Proposed Modification of Development Consent - 275 Bargo Road, Bargo

Closing in 27 days

An application has been made for the consent of Council to the use of the following land:-  Read More

Proposed Integrated Development - 289 Brooks Point Road, Appin

Closing in 27 days

A Development Application has been received by Wollondilly Shire Council for the use of the following land: Read More

Proposed Nominated Integrated Development - 50 Strathmore Road, The Oaks

Closing in 27 days

A Development Application has been received by Wollondilly Shire Council to use the following land: Read More

Proposed Nominated Integrated Development - 401 Thirlmere Way, Thirlmere and 405 Thirlmere Way, Thirlmere

Closing in 27 days

A Development Application has been received by Wollondilly Shire Council to use the following land:  Read More

Development Consent - 115 Fergusson Road, Lakesland

Closing in 1 month

An application has been made for the consent of Council to the use of the following land:- Read More

Activate Wollondilly Workshops

Wollondilly Shire Council has received funding from The Office of Emergency Management to conduct four (4) Community Forums that will focus on disaster recovery and resilience to prepare Wollondilly Shire for future natural disasters that may occur.
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Help us develop our Disability Inclusion Action Plan 2017-2021

It is a legal requirement of all NSW Councils to develop a Disability Inclusion Action Plan by 1 July 2017 under the NSW Disability Inclusion Act 2014.
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Create Wollondilly 2033

Wollondilly is set to experience growth in the coming years.
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Draft Wollondilly Social Planning Strategy Exhibition

A Draft Wollondilly Social Planning Strategy has been prepared by GHD Consultants and developed on behalf of the Wollondilly Health Alliance and Wollondilly Shire Council.
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Douglas Park Sportsground Master Plan

Wollondilly Shire Council has developed a Master Plan for Douglas Park Sportsground.
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Wilton Recreation Reserve Master Plan

Wollondilly Shire Council has developed a Master Plan for Wilton Recreation Reserve.
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Poultry Farming in Wollondilly

At Council's April 2016 meeting is was resolved to suspend compliance action on poultry farms.Council wanted to wait until after consultation occured with key stakeholders to better understand the concerns surrounding the poultry industry.
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Draft Operational Plan

Public Exhibition The Draft Operational Plan was on public exhibition from Wednesday 20th April to Tuesday 17th May 2016.
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Economic Development Strategy Exhibition

Wollondilly Shire Council's recently exhibited it's Economic Development Strategy.Council was welcoming feedback on the Strategy.What is the Economic Development Strategy? The Strategy explores the local economy, future growth trends, economic opportunities and challenges for Wollondilly.
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Draft Social Media Policy Exhibition

Council was seeking community feedback on our Draft Social Media Policy.The Policy outlined how Council intends on using social media as a resource; and provides direction for how we as an organisation use social media.
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