Current Projects

What is Council currently working on?

Council is working on a number of projects that are of special interest to the community.

Progress on these projects will be communicated through media releases and these dedicated project pages on the website.

If there is another project you would like featured here or if you have specific questions about any of these projects, please contact Customer Service.

Destination Queenscliff - Shortland's Bluff, the Fort and Ocean View

What is the ‘Destination Queenscliff’ project? The Destination Queenscliff project will conserve and enhance Shortland’s Bluff and Fort Queenscliff to ensure this precinct is recognised as one of the most magnificent coastal locations in Victoria. The project presents a rare opportunity to place Shortland’s Bluff at the...

Council Plan 2017–2021, Implementation Plan 2017–18 and Budget 2017–18

At its Special Meeting on Thursday 10 August 2017, the Council of the Borough of Queenscliffe resolved to adopt its Budget and Implementation Plan for the 2017–18 financial year and Council Plan for 2017–2021. Copies of the 2017–18 Budget and Implementation Plan and 2017–2021 Council Plan are available for inspection at...

Avenue of Honour Tree Management and Replacement Plan

Council invited expressions of interest from community members who would like to be a part of Council’s new Avenue of Honour Reference Group until 4.00pm on Thursday 22 June. Please note that the expression of interest process has now closed. This important project has multiple focus points, including public safety and sustainability....

Economic Development Strategy

The short video below provides an outline of Council's Economic Development Strategy project. Council held the second forum on its Economic Development Strategy on Tuesday 18 July from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at the Town Hall, 50 Learmonth Street, Queenscliff . At the forum, Council sought further ideas and views regarding the propositions that...

Borough of Queenscliffe 2017–18 Rate Increase

Community Bulletin and Feedback Form

At its April 2017 Ordinary Meeting, Council confirmed its intention to apply to the Essential Services Commission (ESC) for a rate cap of 4.5% in the 2017–18 rating year. Council’s recommendation on the higher rate cap included a request that the Chief Executive Officer prepare a Community Bulletin and Feedback Form to gather...

G21 Region Road Transport Plan 2017–2027

The G21 Region Road Transport Plan 2017–2027 is now available for review. The G21 Region Road Transport Plan analyses current and future use of the G21 region’s road network, including the Borough of Queenscliffe, and prioritises projects to ensure the road network continues to fit the needs of the region's population. The...

Priority Street Signs Replacement Program

Following an audit of all street signs within the Borough, works will be undertaken to upgrade 130 street signs.  A large number of street signs were identified as being varied in colour and text, unreadable or missing.  The replacement of signs will result in uniform street signage across the Borough.

Upgrade of path from The Narrows to Point Lonsdale Primary School

Works will be undertaken during May 2017 to lay asphalt along the pedestrian/bike path adjacent to the Bellarine Highway from Murray Road to Lawrence Road, past the Point Lonsdale Primary School. The path will run for approximately 1.3km and will complement the work previously undertaken along the Bellarine Rail Trail. To view a map of this...