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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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2015 State Redistribution Announced

The NSW Electoral Commission has announced the final determinations of the NSW redistribution. The new boundaries will take effect for state elections from the March 2015 election. Changes to the Southern Highlands electorates of Goulburn and Wollondilly are largely in … Continue reading

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Moss Vale Aquatic Centre Fees on Exhibition

Wingecarribee Shire Council has placed proposed fees and charges on public exhibition until October 14. Council adopted the schedule of charges at their 11 September meeting, and has been careful to point out that they are broadly in line with … Continue reading

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Proposed Redistribution Splits Wingecarribee

The NSW electoral redistribution process has entered its endgame phase with the release of proposed names and boundaries due to take effect at the 2015 election. The major change in the local region is the boundary between the electorates of … Continue reading

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NBN Rollout Misses Wingecarribee

I’ll put it upfront: I’m really keen for the NBN. I think it is a great investment and it will help Australia stay competitive for the rest of this century. And Tony Abbott’s plan to stop the whole thing will … Continue reading

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A Three-Cornered Contest to Find a Schultz Successor?

LONG-SERVING Hume MP Alby Schultz announced recently he would not contest the next election. The news was not really surprising, given his ill-health in recent times. He has often found himself at odds with the party and has regularly had … Continue reading

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