Section 355 Management Committees

Exterior view of Wingello Mechanics Institute

Under Section 355 of the Local Government Act 1993, Wingecarribee Shire Council has delegated authority for volunteer committees to manage a number of its halls and sporting fields.

Council has an ongoing commitment to ensuring that community facilities and resources are available to meet the broad needs of the local community. Council has undertaken to involve the community in the planning, development and management of these facilities and to also encourage individuals, each with their own level of skills and experience, to participate in activities and promote the inclusion of the community.  

2023 Annual General Meetings for 355 Management Committees

Members of the Public are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Council’s 355 Management Committees.

Nominations for the election of Executive Officers will be called from the members of the Management Committee at this year’s Annual General Meetings in line with Council’s Procedure Manual for 355 Management Committees.

 Name of Committee Date Time Venue
 Exeter Hall Management Committee  Monday, 11 September 2023    Exeter Hal
 Wingello Mechanics Institute Hall Management Committee  Monday, 11 September 2023    Wingello Mechanics Institute Hall
 Jurd Park Management Committee  Tuesday, 12 September 2023    Jurd Park
 Canyonleigh Community Hall Management Committee  Wednesday, 13 September 2023    Canyonleigh Community Hall
 Penrose Hall Management Committee  Wednesday, 13 September 2023    Penrose Hall
Mittagong Memorial Hall Tuesday 19 September 2023 3.00pm Mittagong Memorial Hall
Yerrinbool Hall Management
Tuesday 19 September 2023 6.30pm Yerrinbool Hall
Burrawang Park Management
Cancelled new date to be advised   Burrawang Hotel
Hill Top Community Centre
Management Committee
Thursday 21 September 2023 7.00pm Hill Top Community Centre
Moss Vale Community Centre
Management Committee
Monday 25 September 2023 11.00am Moss Vale Community Centre
East Bowral Community Centre
Management Committee
Tuesday 26 September 2023 4.30pm East Bowral Community Centre
Tourist Rd Oval Management
Wednesday 27 September 2023 7.00pm Tourist Rd Oval
Bong Bong Common
Management Committee

Tuesday 10 October 2023

10.30am Moss Vale Council Chambers
Elizabeth Street Moss Vale
 Bundanoon Parks & Ferndale Reserve Management Committee  To be confirmed    
 Hampden Park Management Committee  To be confirmed    

Further information on the Annual General Meetings of particular Management Committees may be obtained by contacting Council Tel. (02) 4868 0704.

Become a 355 Management Committee volunteer

You can apply to become a volunteer by completing our application form:

355 Manual and Appendices

Procedures Manual for Council 355 Management Committees(PDF, 770KB)

Appendices(PDF, 5MB)

2022 Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review

Council endorsed the Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review at its meeting on 8 December 2021. 

Council resolved the following at the 8 December meeting:


  1. The recommendations contained in the Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review be endorsed for community consultation.
  2. The Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review be placed on Public Exhibition from 10 December to 28 February 2022.
  3. Staff further engage with stakeholders and seek feedback on the recommendations of the Review.
  4. A further report be prepared at the conclusion of the exhibition period, considering the feedback received and proposing a forward plan for implementation.

Consultation on the Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review ended on 28 February 2022.  

WSC Committee Review Final Report(PDF, 638KB)