Highlands News

Station Street project in doubt

A report prepared by Wingecarribee Council's Acting General Manager will go before council on Wednesday, recommending that council not proceed with the Station Street project in Bowral. Some of the reasons include insufficient funding, time constraints and uncertainty regarding the concurrent approval of other agencies. If the recommendation is approved by the...

Berrima shortlisted for top tourism town award

Berrima in the Southern Highlands has been shortlisted for the NSW 2021 Top Tourism Town Awards. The village is one of 26 Finalists in the category of Top Tourism Towns with less than 5,000 residents. People have until this Friday May 14 to register their vote. Head to: https://nswbusinesschamber.syd1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9Z91bfvlhZjJMP4

Mittagong Pool in limbo

The future of Mittagong Pool remains unclear. Last week's heavy rain is believed to have caused more damage to the facility. Wingecarribee Council will provide further comment once a full assessment has been carried out. The pool was also affected by the December floods and the East Coast low in 2016. It was built...