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Damage to beach access ramp

Thursday, 27 September 2018

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

Because the sea wall and associated...

Council welcomes funding announcement

Thursday, 27 September 2018

Council welcomes the recent announcement confirming the State Government’s funding commitment to the Queenscliff Cultural Hub project, and the Hon. Lisa Neville’s offer to chair the Project Control Group (PCG).

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Honouring Ron Tandberg

Friday, 21 September 2018

On Sunday 21 October 2018, Council will host a public launch of an Artist Board to honour the work and celebrate the life of cartoonist and illustrator Ron Tandberg.

The launch will be held on the Ferry to Pier boardwalk, between the...

Victorian Seniors Festival 2018

Friday, 21 September 2018

The 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival is coming up again in October. This year’s theme is ‘Get Social’, and Council has a range of local events scheduled, including a bus trip and luncheon to a National Trust property, the...

Walk To School 2018

Friday, 21 September 2018

Council is proudly supporting our local primary school students to get active during Walk to School month in 2018.

The VicHealth initiative encourages kids to build healthy habits for life by walking, riding or scooting to school during...

Skilled volunteers invited to help out at Queenscliff Repair Cafe

Friday, 21 September 2018

Transition Towns Borough of Queenscliffe, in association with the Queenscliff and District Men's Shed, will hold its first Repair Café event at the Queenscliffe Neighbourhood House on Saturday 6 October 2018 from 10:00am until 12:00...

Council disappointed by Minister Neville’s announcement

Friday, 31 August 2018

Council is very disappointed with media reports of a statement made by Minister Lisa Neville yesterday regarding the State Government Regional Tourism Infrastructure Fund project.

“Council was encouraged to apply for this funding...

Bravehearts welcomes the Borough’s support of White Balloon Day

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Bravehearts, Australia’s leaders in child protection for 22 years, welcomes the Borough of Queenscliffe Council’s support of White Balloon Day on Friday 7 September 2018 and National Child Protection Week, which runs from 2 to 7...

Volunteers turn out for 10 years of community planting

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Despite overnight rain and a cold and windy morning, a loyal band of community members rugged up to volunteer their services at the 10th annual Community Planting Day in The Narrows car park, held on Sunday 29 July 2018.

The 40...

Community Development Grants support community involvement

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Council has awarded a total of $19,091 to 11 local organisations to support community, art and cultural projects and activities that enhance the wellbeing and quality of life of people living in the Borough of Queenscliffe.

The...

School kids lead the way in water savings

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Minister for Water Lisa Neville has congratulated Queenscliff Primary School for its registration in becoming the 1,100th school registered for the Schools Water Efficiency Program (SWEP), a program which has helped teachers and students lead...

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...

Queenscliffe Neighbourhood House needs you!

Thursday, 02 August 2018

The Queenscliffe Neighbourhood House is holding its first Boomerang Bags workshop on Friday 3 August from 9:00am to 12:00 noon.

Boomerang Bags aims to reduce the use of plastic bags in the community by providing reusable fabric bags...

Avenue of Honour mulching trial

Thursday, 02 August 2018

Council, following input from the Avenue of Honour Community Reference Group, has initiated a mulching trial with the aim of maintaining the health of selected Avenue trees.

The trees are located at the bottom of the former Queenscliff...

2018 Small Business Festival events offer great value for local operators

Friday, 27 July 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe has partnered with the Business Hub at Queenscliff Marina to present two key events within the 2018 Geelong Small Business Festival.

 

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