Wollondilly welcomes bushfire funding for local projects to support recovery

Wollondilly welcomes bushfire funding for local projects to support recovery

Wollondilly Mayor Matt Gould has welcomed funding from the Australian Government’s Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants program for a range of local projects to support the ongoing recovery of the Shire’s fire impacted communities.The program will give backing to projects that have been specifically identified by the affected communities to assist with recovery, improve infrastructure and boost small business.Mayor Gould said, “It will take a long time for all the residents and businesses in Wollondilly to recover from the 2019-20 bushfires, and it is great to see that we haven’t been forgotten.”“Thank you to Federal Member Angus Taylor and the National Bushfire Recovery Fund for making this money available to help address some of the residual issues in our Shire and help us on our continuing recovery journey.”Mr Taylor announced the full list of projects which would be funded earlier this week.The projects include a dangerous tree removal grants program which will provide 50 community grants of up to $10,000 each to help residents remove trees that pose a threat to property and human life.
Wollondilly Shire Council
16 Feb 2022
Read more
Outdoor gym equipment a boost for the health of Wollondilly residents

Outdoor gym equipment a boost for the health of Wollondilly residents

Funding from the Western Parkland City Liveability Program as part of the Western Sydney City Deal has made it possible for eight Wollondilly towns to have their own outdoor gym equipment, increasing …
Wollondilly Shire Council
11 Feb 2022
Read more
Thirlmere Festival of Steam makes a welcome return this March

Thirlmere Festival of Steam makes a welcome return this March

The village of Thirlmere will come alive with the welcome return of the much loved Thirlmere Festival of Steam this March.Building on 30 years of proud history, the new look festival will take place o…
Wollondilly Shire Council
9 Feb 2022
Read more
Wollondilly’s Australia Day Winners Announced at scaled down ceremony

Wollondilly’s Australia Day Winners Announced at scaled down ceremony

Wollondilly’s Australia Day Award winners were announced at a Covid-safe ceremony in the Picton Botanical Gardens yesterday, live streamed to the whole community.This year’s Wollondilly Citizen of the…
Wollondilly Shire Council
27 Jan 2022
Read more
Wollondilly Council welcomes funding from the Federal Government to deliver even more for the commun…

Wollondilly Council welcomes funding from the Federal Government to deliver even more for the commun…

Wollondilly Shire Council has welcomed $1,745,000 in funding from the Federal Government’s Local Roads and Community Infrastructure Program (LRCIP) to deliver a number of high priority projects across…
Wollondilly Shire Council
19 Jan 2022
Read more
Deputy Mayor elected at first meeting of newly formed Wollondilly Council

Deputy Mayor elected at first meeting of newly formed Wollondilly Council

Cr Matthew Deeth was voted in as Wollondilly’s new Deputy Mayor at Tuesday night’s Council meeting and will support the Shire’s first popularly elected Mayor Matt Gould in leading the Council for the …
Wollondilly Shire Council
19 Jan 2022
Read more
Wollondilly Council welcomes funding from the NSW Government to deliver even more for the community

Wollondilly Council welcomes funding from the NSW Government to deliver even more for the community

Wollondilly Shire Council has welcomed $1,745,000 in funding from the NSW Government’s Local Roads and Community Infrastructure Program (LRCIP) to deliver a number of high priority projects across Wol…
Wollondilly Shire Council
19 Jan 2022
Read more
Wollondilly’s Australia Day looks a little different this year…

Wollondilly’s Australia Day looks a little different this year…

Wollondilly’s official Australia Day celebrations will be held at the Picton Botanic Gardens from 8.30am-12pm on Wednesday 26 January 2022.However, this year’s celebrations will be a little different …
Wollondilly Shire Council
18 Jan 2022
Read more