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Wingecarribee Avoids Widespread Amalgamations

A map showing a series of proposed council mergers indicates that Wingecarribee and Wollondilly Shires will avoid any moves to amalgamate, despite the state government slashing by 40 the number of councils across NSW. The Premier Mike Baird and Local … Continue reading

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Amalgamations in History

As amalgamation talk continues to bubble away amongst the Highlands’ political watchers, it is worth remembering that the shire’s towns and villages have survived multiple amalgamations before and probably will do again.

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