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Receive your rates notice by email and save time

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Council has upgraded to a new and improved eNotices system to provide Borough of Queenscliffe ratepayers with a more convenient way to receive rates notices.

The new eNotices system delivers easy sign up, login and account management...

Transition to LED street lighting underway

Monday, 22 January 2018

The transition to light-emitting diode (LED) street lighting throughout the Borough of Queenscliffe is well underway, with Powercor commencing the installation of new street lights in Point Lonsdale in December 2017. It is...

Council confirms Australia Day celebrations for 2018

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has confirmed it will operate its Australia Day 26 January celebrations in accordance with its existing Australia Day policy.

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor Susan Salter confirmed that no consideration...

Unauthorised misuse of Council Logo

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council logo has been deceptively misused on two flyers distributed in the local community over the weekend.

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor Susan Salter responded swiftly to convey Council’s concern.

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Summer heat health alert - Thursday 18 January 2018

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

The Chief Health Officer has issued a heat health alert to notify Victorians of forecast extreme heat conditions at or above heat health temperature thresholds, based on the

Community Listening Posts kick off in 2018

Tuesday, 09 January 2018

Following its 2017 review of community engagement guidelines and opportunities, Council’s first three Community Listening Post events for 2018 have been scheduled at locations in Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff.

The dates and...

Summer heat health alert - Saturday 6 January 2018

Friday, 05 January 2018

The Chief Health Officer has issued a heat health alert to notify Victorians of forecast extreme heat conditions at or above heat health temperature thresholds, based on the

Construction commences at Queenscliff Sport precinct

Friday, 22 December 2017

The State Government funded $3.15 million Council upgrade of the Queenscliff Sport and Recreation precinct is on track for completion in April 2018 with civil works contractor, John Monahan Pty Ltd, formally taking possession of the site on...

Council endorses Economic Development Strategy

Thursday, 21 December 2017

At its Ordinary Meeting on 14 December 2017, Council unanimously endorsed the Economic Development Strategy for the Borough of Queenscliffe.

“The Economic Development Strategy is designed to foster a more diverse, vibrant and...

Council rolls out the red carpet for weddings in 2018

Friday, 15 December 2017

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council is rolling out the red carpet for weddings, weddings and more weddings to be held in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale in 2018.

Last night Council resolved to waive permit fees for weddings in public...

Iconic Film Festival comes to Queenscliff

Friday, 15 December 2017

In an exciting coup for the Borough, the Peninsula Film Festival is coming to Queenscliff this February.

The free, family-friendly event will be staged in the Queenscliff Town Hall on Saturday 10 February 2018 from 7.00pm to...

Dogs on beaches restrictions in force for summer

Friday, 15 December 2017

Residents and visitors to Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale are reminded that summer timeshare restrictions for dogs on beaches are now in force. Bright orange time restriction signs have been installed on pathways and at the entrances to all main...

Beach cleaning program at Queenscliff to commence

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Council’s Beach Cleaning Program is set to commence next week.

This initiative was sparked by community ideas looking at ways of clearing debris swept in by the tide.

Council has set aside $40,000 in the 2017-18 budget to...

Funding boost for Queenscliff Winter Weekends

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Queenscliffe is set to host the Queenscliff Winter Weekends thanks to a $30,000 grant from the State Government that will complement the $59,000 allocated in Council’s 2017-18 budget.

Lisa Neville MP made the announcement on...

Fire restrictions introduced in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale

Friday, 08 December 2017

The Fire Danger Period will commence for the Borough of Queenscliffe from 1am on 4 December 2017.

The Fire Danger Period is when CFA restricts the use of fire in the community. This is to help prevent...