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The latest status on Wingecarribee Council services

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A number of Wingecarribee Council services will be interrupted due to the Corona Virus Pandemic.

Below is a list and status update of key Council functions as of today.

  • Water and Wastewater services
    Currently unaffected
  • Domestic rubbish
    Currently unaffected
  • Library services
    Both Mittagong and Bowral Libraries closed to the public as of Tuesday 24 March. This includes
    the Home Library Service and ROADS mobile library.
  • Council Pools
    Mittagong, Bowral and Bundanoon Swimming Pools closed for the swim season.
  • Moss Vale War Memorial Aquatic Centre
    Pool and gym closed until further notice as per the Federal Government directive.
  • Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLX)
    Facility and weekly auction limited to persons directly involved with purchase and sale of cattle.
  • Bushcare and Rivercare
    All programs and events temporarily suspended.
  • Children’s Services
    Before and After School Care at Mittagong Public School will continue until further notice.
    Vacation Care will be closed until further notice.
    Family Day Care will continue until further notice or as individual Educators decide to temporarily
    discontinue their individual family day care operations.
  • Resource Recovery Centre
    Services will continue as per normal until further notice.
  • Moss Vale Civic Centre
    The Civic Centre is currently open between 8.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. However
    where possible, face-to-face business of Council should be minimised and limited to essential
    business only. We’re taking extra measures to ensure the safety of staff and members of the
    public by minimising non-essential face-to-face contact. Additional safe hygiene practices
    including hand-sanitisers have been installed. Our online Customer Service Centre is available
    24/7 at wsc.nsw.gov.au.
  • Wingecarribee Animal Shelter
    Services will continue as per normal until further notice.
  • Community facilities
    All Council halls and Community Centres are closed to all activities until further notice.
  • Sporting facilities
    All sports clubhouses such as club rooms, canteens and change rooms are closed to all
    activities until further notice.
  • Council events and activities
    All public Council events up until 31 July 2020 have been called off.