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Sportsground Update

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Council urges locals and tourists to take caution when visiting natural waterways in Wollondilly

Wollondilly is full of natural attractions including many rivers, waterholes, creeks and lakes such as Potholes, Thirlmere Lakes, the Nepean River and Mermaids Pool.
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Community News

Community News

Welcome to the Spring 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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Save Our Koalas

Save Our Koalas

Wollondilly Shire Council is supporting a community petition to save our koalas.
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Department of Planning’s Exhibition of Wilton Proposals is Premature

Wollondilly Council is disappointed that the NSW Department of Planning and Environment has proceeded with the exhibition of two key matters relating to the proposed...
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The largest pedestrian bridge ever constructed in the Shire has opened in Picton!

For the past several months, anyone taking a leisurely stroll along the cycleway in Picton will have observed energetic work happening adjacent to Racecourse Creek.
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Community News

Welcome to the Winter 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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Wilton New Town…a GREAT New Town or NO Town at all

Mayor Judith Hannan of Wollondilly Shire Council has formally launched the ‘Wilton New Town Advocacy Paper’ today and has begun to advocate for “Wilton New...
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Media Release from NSW Government: Fire and Emergency Services Levy to be reviewed to ensure fairness

On Tuesday 30 May, the NSW Government announced that they will defer the decision to collect the Fire and Emergency Services Levy via Council Rate...
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Smart Shire Summit

The Australian Government recently announced a $50 million Smart Cities and Suburbs Program to accelerate digital transformation across Australia.
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Public Exhibition of Draft Corporate Planning Documents

Council has undertaken an extensive program of community engagement in late 2016 and early 2017.
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Community Grants Program 2017

Wollondilly Shire Council provides grants to community organisations, community groups and not for profit organisations.
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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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North Silverdale Commercial, Residential and Environmental Lands

Closing in 17 hours

Council invites your comments on a planning proposal to rezone rural land at Silverdale. The proposal is on public exhibition for 28 days from Wednesday 30th August 2017. Read More

DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL - 325 Scroggies Road, Lakesland

Closing in 3 days

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

PROPOSED NOMINATED INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT - 95 Great Southern Road Bargo

Closing in 6 days

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

95 Great Southern Road Bargo

Closing in 7 days

Council is seeking comment on a Planning Proposal to rezone land at No. 95 Great Southern Road, Bargo. The Planning Proposal will be on public exhibition from Thursday, 31 August 2017 to Tuesday, 3 October 2017. Read More

Proposed Road Closing - Mount Hunter

Closing in 8 days

Under Section 35 of the Roads Act 1993, notice is given that the Minister for Lands and Forestry will consider the closing of a road in connection with a road closing application proposed by Wollondilly... Read More

PROPOSED INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT - 38 Appin Road, Appin

Closing in 10 days

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

Proposed Naming of Roads, Tahmoor

Closing in 14 days

Notice is hereby given that Wollondilly Shire Council, in pursuance of Clauses 7 & 8 of the above regulation proposes to name the following road/s: Read More

Draft Amendments to Wollondilly Development Control Plan 2016

Closing in 22 days

Council is currently reviewing its Development Control Plan. The Development Control Plan sets planning controls for a variety of development types across the Shire. Read More

Alcohol Free Zones in Wollondilly

The aim of an Alcohol Free Zone is to improve public safety by preventing disorderly behaviour caused by the consumption of alcohol in public areas.
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Draft Planning Proposal Policy

Council was seeking feedback on the Draft Planning Proposal Policy which sets out how Council will progress ‘Planning Proposals’ to amend the Wollondilly Local Environmental Plan 2011.
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Industrial Land Needs in Wollondilly

Wollondilly Shire Council has undertaken an assessment to understand if Wollondilly has adequate industrial land to meet the current and future needs of businesses.
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Wollondilly's Smart Shire Strategy

The Australian Government recently announced a $50 million Smart Cities and Suburbs Program to accelerate digital transformation across Australia.
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Draft Corporate Planning Documents on Public Exhibition

Council’s Draft Corporate Planning documents (Integrated Planning and Reporting) were on Public Exhibition and have now been adopted by Council.
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Public Exhibition of Disability Inclusion Action Plan 2017-2021

Council's Disability Inclusion Action Plan was adopted by Council on the 19th June 2017.
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Activate Wollondilly Workshops

Wollondilly Shire Council received funding from The Office of Emergency Management to conduct four (4) Community Forums that focused on disaster recovery and resilience to prepare Wollondilly Shire for any future natural disasters that may occur.
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Create Wollondilly 2033

Council was reviewing its long term strategic plan to ensure that it made the most of the opportunities that growth brings; as well as retain and expand the opportunities that rural living in Wollondilly provides.
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Draft Wollondilly Social Planning Strategy Exhibition

Wollondilly Shire Council, the Wollondilly Health Alliance and GHD consultants developed a Wollondilly Social Planning Staregy that was adopted by Council in 2016.
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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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