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A July 2 Election, and Goodbye From Highlands Votes

With two elections this year – the Federal Election just confirmed for July 2 and Council elections on September 10 – it has become clear that Highlands Votes will be unable to cover them. Highlands Votes was founded four years ago … 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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Council Candidates

This is a complete list of candidates for the 2012 Wingecarribee Shire Council elections. Group A – Coalition for Change 1 Garry Turland Laurie Adams Nicolas Shepherd Randall Laughton Neil Wallis Group B – Coalition for Change 2 David Stranger … Continue reading

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Candidates Online

Given the acclaimed role of the internet in promoting the free flow of information, it is surprising that so few of Wingecarribee’s Councillors or candidates for Council embrace its power. At the 2008 election, social media was still nascent (Twitter … Continue reading

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I Wannabe, Please Look at Me

A couple of firm starters for the fast-nearing Wingecarribee Shire Council elections have announced their intentions. As we predicted some time ago, Greg Franklin is intending to stand following his stoush with Winge Inc over his housing development. In the … Continue reading

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Highlands 2021

Parochialism was the order of the day at Mittagong’s NSW 2021 community discussion, hosted by Goulburn MP Pru Goward and Energy Minister Chris Hartcher. Ms Goward drew strong applause for pointing out in her opening remarks that the Southern Highlands … Continue reading

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