About Save The Highlands

Save The Highlands (STH) is an Incorporated Association, No: INC9889053.

We seek to initiate and support meaningful polices which protect the integrity, character and heritage of the Southern Highlands.

STH was established in March 2008 as an information and communication portal for Shire residents and ratepayers, in response to a Wingecarribee Shire Council plan to reclassify and sell Public Parks and Reserves.

STH pursuit of political representation in the 2008 WSC Election and our lead camndidate Geraldine Turner narrowly missing election.

We have a fundamental commitment to accountable and transparent Local Government, and concerted efforts which foster and encourage community interaction, and constructive activities. Click here for Policy information.

Privacy Policy

Save The Highlands Inc. (STH) Privacy Policy is a commitment to protect and safeguard our Members and Supporters privacy.

STH will not sell, trade, give or rent any personally identifiable data and information obtained from you to any third party except as may be required by law and where necessary in the normal course of STH administration.


While every care has been taken in the compilation of the information contained in the documents on this site, the information must not be relied upon as a substitute for formal advice from the originating bodies or Save The Highlands Inc.(STH), and its affiliates.

STH will not be held responsible for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any inaccuracy or error within these pages.

STH provides this site for information and communication purposes only, and does not warrant or represent the accuracy, authenticity or completeness of the information contained on this website.

All persons accessing this site are responsible for conducting independent enquiries to verify the relevance and accuracy of its content. No representation is made, or warranty given, for any information or services which may appear on any linked websites and links to other websites are inserted for convenience only and do not constitute endorsement of information on those websites.

To the extent permitted by law, STH, its Officers, Committees, Member, employees and contractors shall have no liability (including liability by reason of negligence) to any person for any loss, damage, cost or expense incurred or arising as a result of any information, whether by reason of any error, omission or misrepresentation in the information or for any action taken by any person in reliance upon the information.

Terms and Conditions of Use

The following terms and conditions apply to your use of the Save the Highlands Inc. website including without limitation events calendar, forums & petition, community classifieds, community information, e-mail, instant messaging, chat and organiser and any other content that may be offered by STH. By using this website and /or completing the Membership or Donation process, you are stating that you AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE SERVICE ("TOS").

Linked sites are not under the control of STH and STH is not responsible for their contents nor any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites.

STH is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. STH provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by STH nor any association with their operators.

STH is not liable in respect of any loss or damage which may be suffered or incurred by you or which may arise either directly or indirectly or in respect of your use of this website, its contents and links. To the extent permitted by law STH shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the website, with the delay or inability to use the website, the provision of or failure to provide any information, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Service, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if STH has been advised of the possibility of damages. Without limitation, STH will not be liable to you for losses arising directly or indirectly from any:

1. failure by STH to provide the website;
2. for any corruption to or loss of data;
3. errors or interruption to the website;
4. defects, faults or viruses;
5. changes, suspension or discontinuance of the website;
6. failure to make any changes or improvements to the website;
7. use or results of the use of the website or the materials made available as part of the website which are not correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable;
8. threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal content or conduct of any other party or any infringement of another's rights, including intellectual property rights;
9. content sent using and/or included in the website by any third party; or
10. deletion of emails or instant messages; or
11. contractual or other relationship you enter into with any advertiser appearing on the STH website.

STH makes no express representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness and accuracy of the Service for any purpose. The website is provided "as is" and to the extent permitted by law, STH hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to the website, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

STH does not warrant or make any representation regarding your access to, or the results of your access to, the website (including any related or linked websites) or any content in terms of correctness, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, reliability or otherwise.

You agree to indemnify and hold STH Officers, Committees, Member, employees and contractors, harmless from any claims, actions, applications, arbitration, causes of action, complaints, costs, debts due, demands, terminations, enquiries, judgments and verdicts, at law, in equity or arising under any statute or award (including legal costs), by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or conduct on the Service, including without limit:

STH may terminate your access to any part or all of the website and any related service(s) at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, for any reason whatsoever.

Any dealings with any advertiser appearing on the Service or participation in promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the Advertiser or other third party. STH is not responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions.

STH may amend these Terms of Use and/or policies regarding the use of the website from time to time. STH will post any update[s] on this website in this location. By continuing to use the website, you agree to be bound by the amended Terms.

These terms of service are governed by the laws of New South Wales and the parties agree to be bound by the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of New South Wales. In the event that any portion of this Agreement is deemed by a court to be invalid, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.