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Council horrified over police closure

Thursday, 29 May 2014

The Mayor of Queenscliffe has expressed shock and disappointment over the imminent closure of the Queenscliff Police Station.

Cr Helene Cameron said the state government decision to slash local police operations to only two hours a week...

Mayor’s Column – The Echo – 29 May 2014

Thursday, 29 May 2014

Community Environment Alliance Launch

I recently had the privilege of officially launching an important new initiative called the Community Environment Alliance.

I was delighted to see so many people turn out for the occasion...

Mayor’s Column – Bellarine Times – 29 May 2014

Thursday, 29 May 2014

Community Environment Alliance Launch

I recently had the privilege and pleasure of officially launching an important new local organisation called the Community Environment Alliance.

I was delighted that so many people turned...

150 trees mark a special anniversary

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Queenscliffe council has completed a mass tree planting project to mark the Borough’s 150th anniversary.

A total of 150 trees, one for each year, were planted following a suggestion from the Queenscliff Community Association.

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Mayor’s Column – Bellarine Times – 15 May 2014

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Celebrating our Volunteers

On Thursday evening, the Borough of Queenscliffe hosted a special Volunteer Celebration as part of National Volunteer Week. National Volunteer Week is a formal opportunity to recognise the...

Mayor’s Column – The Echo – 15 May 2014

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Celebrating Mother’s Day

I hope everyone who had the opportunity to do something nice for Mother’s Day enjoyed time with friends, family and loved ones last Sunday. I was very fortunate to take a moment away from my...

Celebrating our Volunteers

Thursday, 15 May 2014

The Borough of Queenscliffe hosted a special Volunteer Celebration on Thursday 8 May, as part of National Volunteer Week.

The Borough’s celebration was attended by 140 volunteers, representing all the community groups within the...

Mayor's Column - The Echo - 29 April 2014

Monday, 05 May 2014

This year I had the pleasure of attending all three Anzac Day services in the Borough of Queenscliffe. The crisp Autumn morning did not deter people from attending the dawn service at the Ocean View car park.

After a moving service...

Mayor's Column - Bellarine Times - 1 May 2014

Thursday, 01 May 2014

This year I had the pleasure of attending all three Anzac Day services in the Borough of Queenscliffe. The crisp Autumn morning did not deter people from attending the dawn service at the Ocean View car park.

After a moving service I...

Point Lonsdale Foreshore upgrade

Thursday, 01 May 2014

Stage Two of the Point Lonsdale Foreshore Master Plan has been completed.

The project involved a series of improvements to the beachfront promenade between Albert and Loch Streets about 300 metres north of the main shopping centre.

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Draft Council Budget 2014/15

Thursday, 01 May 2014

The Borough of Queenscliffe draft Budget 2014/15 has been prepared and is now on public exhibition.

The draft Budget aims to meet the needs and aspirations of the Borough community and invests in vital Council services and programs. It...

Council continues to seek community views

Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Council continues to seek your feedback on the various options presented for future use of the Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff Lighthouse Reserves.   Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Cr Helene Cameron said providing the community with the...

Borough supports Extreme Arts Walk

Thursday, 24 April 2014

The Borough of Queenscliffe will provide two rest locations for the upcoming M-M Extreme Arts Walk.   The event, correctly known as the Mountain to Mouth 2014, will take participants from Big Rock in the You Yangs to the mouth of the...

Sea of Words – an ocean of ideas

Thursday, 24 April 2014

This year’s Sea of Words festival promises to deliver an ocean of inspirational ideas.

The annual event is a community celebration of words, the building blocks of civilisation, in a myriad of spoken, read, written and performance...

Mayor’s Column – The Echo – 17 April 2014

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Local company wins innovation grant

Congratulations to chairman, Dr Ian Knuckey and his team at Australian Seafood Co-products Fertilisers Pty Ltd who recently won a major research and development grant. The grant,...