News

Murray Road consultation results

Thursday, 13 June 2019

Murray Road is the only part of the Bellarine Rail Trail where cyclists have to ride on the road. Not only is this dangerous for families wanting to ride along the Rail Trail, it causes headaches for local residents trying to travel along the...

Hesse Street Revitalisation update

Friday, 17 May 2019

To preserve and improve Hesse Street, The Borough of Queenscliffe is designing a plan for the street’s future.We’ve completed a first round of consultation. This will inform the draft plan being developed. Why are we revitalising Hesse...

Nominations are now open for the Victorian Senior of the Year Awards

Monday, 13 May 2019

Do you know an older Victorian who makes a difference in their community? This could be a leader who inspires others, a behind-the-scenes organiser, or a person who does the hands-on work to deliver services. Perhaps you know an organisation that...

Have your say on the 2019 Queenscliffe Heritage Review

Wednesday, 01 May 2019

The Borough of Queenscliffe held two heritage workshops on 22 May 2019 in the Queenscliff Town Hall. Presented by Lovell Chen, the workshops were an opportunity for residents to learn more about how heritage planning has occurred in the past, and...

Draft Implementation Plan 2019/20, Draft Budget 2019/20 (including Strategic Resource Plan), Draft Rating Strategy and Draft Long Term Financial Plan available for review

Friday, 26 April 2019

At the Ordinary Meeting of Council on Wednesday 24 April,  Council prepared a draft Implementation Plan 2019/20, draft Budget 2019/20 (including Strategic Resource Plan), draft Rating Strategy and draft Long Term Financial Plan (LTFP)....

Information on sulphur smell in Borough of Queenscliffe

Friday, 26 April 2019

Council has received a number of enquiries regarding offensive smells in areas of Point Lonsdale. The City of Greater Geelong advises that the smell is a result of Lake Victoria drying out and gases being released as the organic matter at the...

Emergency markers pinpoint your location

Thursday, 18 April 2019

This Easter, Victoria’s triple zero service is reminding people to familiarise themselves with green emergency markers when out in areas with no set addresses, such as beaches, parks and trails, in case they’re involved in an emergency. Each...

Council presents draft financial documents for 2019/20

Friday, 12 April 2019

Council will present draft documents prepared for the 2019/20 financial year at a public information session in the Queenscliff Town Hall on Wednesday 24 April 2019 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, and everyone in the community is invited. The following...

Community Grants applications to go online

Friday, 12 April 2019

Council is inviting local community groups to submit online applications for the annual Borough of Queenscliffe Community Grants program. The online application form will be available from the Community Grants page of Council's website,...

2019 Anzac Day Services - We Will Remember Them

Thursday, 11 April 2019

The Borough’s Anzac Day Services are held to honour and remember all Australians who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations. This year three Anzac Day services will be held in the Borough of Queenscliffe on Thursday...

G21 Councils collaborate on funding application for Rural Councils Transformation Program

Friday, 29 March 2019

Following a successful Expression of Interest submitted to the State Government in October 2018 by G21 Councils, Council resolved to move forward with the Rural Councils Transformation Program (RCTP) Business Case Submission at its ordinary...

Inaugural Sustainable Living Show leads the way in sustainable living solutions

Friday, 29 March 2019

More than 500 people attended the inaugural Transition Towns Queenscliffe Sustainable Living Show on Saturday 23 March 2019. Residents from across the Bellarine and visitors from Melbourne and intestate came together in an effort to learn more...

Hesse Street to be enhanced through artwork

Wednesday, 27 March 2019

On 28 February 2019 at its ordinary meeting, the Borough of Queenscliffe resolved to allocate $10,200 to provide and install artwork to enhance the amenity and appeal of 20-26 Hesse Street, Queenscliff, a commercial precinct located at the...

New online process for QEDAC Expressions of Interest

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Council invites members of the community to submit expressions of interest for two new industry and/or skills-based members to join the Queenscliffe Economic Development Advisory Committee (QEDAC). Expressions of interest can be submitted via an...

Cubs lead the way with Borough clean up event

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Members of the 1st Queenscliff Sea Scouts Cub Scouts recently organised and participated in a litter collection event to contribute to Clean Up Australia. On Tuesday 26 February 2019, 11 Sea Scout Cubs, plus leaders and parents spent the evening...