Mayor’s Columns

Landscape Master Plan adopted for Lighthouse Reserve

Thursday, 14 February 2019

At our Ordinary Meeting on Thursday 24 January 2019, Council unanimously resolved to adopt Landscape Master Plan Option C for the Point Lonsdale Lighthouse Reserve. Council’s resolution took into account advice from the Point Lonsdale...

Australia Day Awards 2019

Thursday, 31 January 2019

Council congratulates the winners of the 2019 Borough of Queenscliffe Australia Day Awards: Citizen of the Year – Graham Christie JP Young Citizen of the Year – Ruby Dalton Community Environment Project of the Year – Kids Teaching...

Stay safe in summer heat

Thursday, 17 January 2019

With heatwaves becoming a regular feature of the Victorian summer and the warmer weather in full swing, it’s important to remember the five simple steps to stay safe when the extreme heat hits. Drink water – even if you don't feel thirsty....

Happy New Year

Thursday, 03 January 2019

Happy new year to all Borough of Queenscliffe residents, ratepayers and visitors. 2019 promises to be another exciting year for all of us, with many projects already underway or scheduled to commence as we move forward into the new year. Our...

Waste collection over Christmas and New Year

Thursday, 20 December 2018

The upcoming Christmas and New Year public holidays will affect waste and recycling collection at properties in Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff where waste and recycling are collected on a Tuesday morning. For properties where waste and recycling...

New Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor

Thursday, 06 December 2018

I would like to thank my fellow Councillors for their endorsement as I begin another term as the Mayor of the Borough of Queenscliffe Council. I also acknowledge and congratulate the outgoing Mayor, Cr Susan Salter, along with all my fellow...

Shrine of Remembrance Medal

Thursday, 22 November 2018

Council congratulates Borough of Queenscliffe resident, Vietnam Veteran and former Councillor, Mr Graham Christie, on receiving the prestigious 2018 Shrine of Remembrance Medal. Since 2008, the Shrine of Remembrance Medal has provided recognition...

Wear a red poppy for Remembrance Day

Thursday, 08 November 2018

Everyone is invited to join the Remembrance Day March and Service this Sunday 11 November, the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended the fighting during the First World War. The March will step off from the Queenscliff Post Office at...

100th Anniversary of Remembrance Day

Thursday, 25 October 2018

Sunday 11 November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended the fighting during the First World War. The Queenscliff / Point Lonsdale RSL Sub-Branch will hold a Remembrance Day March from the Queenscliff Post Office to Fort...

Funding confirmed for Point Lonsdale Tennis Club Improvement program

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Council is very pleased to confirm that local member for Bellarine, the Honourable Lisa Neville MP, Minister for Water and Minister for Police, has been successful in securing funding for the Point Lonsdale Tennis Club Improvement Program....

Point Lonsdale beach access ramp

Thursday, 27 September 2018

People may have noticed that the concrete beach access ramp immediately below the Point Lonsdale shopping strip has been damaged. The damage occurred during a recent large sea swell, which caused sections of the access ramp to crack and break....

Transition Towns Repair Cafe

Thursday, 13 September 2018

Transition Towns Borough of Queenscliffe, in association with the Queenscliff and District Men's Shed, is inviting people with specialist skills such as sewing and mending, jewellery and clock repairs, and information technology, to donate their...

Destination Queenscliff

Thursday, 30 August 2018

Council’s Destination Queenscliff project is designed to place Shortland’s Bluff at the heart of Queenscliff’s special character, conserving the significant military, maritime, indigenous and settlement heritage and the stunning...

Ten years of Community Planting Day

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Council thanks everyone who rugged up to volunteer their services at the 10th annual Community Planting Day in spite of overnight rain and a cold and windy morning. The 10th annual Community Planting Day was hosted in celebration of National Tree...

National Vietnam Veterans Day Commemoration March and Service

Thursday, 02 August 2018

On Saturday 18 August 2018, the Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia and the National Servicemen’s Association invite Veterans from all conflicts and their families and friends to join the National Vietnam Veterans Day Commemoration...