News

Councillor portfolios

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Borough of Queenscliffe Councillors have been allocated their portfolio areas for this four-year Council term. They are:

  • Cr Helene Cameron – Community Wellbeing and Amenity
  • Cr Graham Christie – Local Economy
  • ...

Direct to the Minister’s door

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Cr Helene Cameron, has been appointed to the 2013 Ministerial–Mayors Advisory Panel (MMAP).

The purpose of the Panel is to provide the Minister for Local Government, Jeanette Powell MP, with high level...

Fort tourism opportunities rebuffed

Monday, 18 March 2013

An opportunity to undertake a thorough planning process for the future of Fort Queenscliff has been stalled following lack of support from the Commonwealth Government.

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council is keen to develop a Master Plan...

Capturing a moment in time

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

The Borough community is invited to submit items of importance for possible inclusion in the 150th Anniversary Time Capsule.

The Time Capsule will be buried at the end of April 2013. It will be unveiled during the 150th Anniversary...

Community Concert line up announced

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

The line up has been announced for the 150th Anniversary Community Concert on Saturday 4 May.

The evening will commence at 5pm with entertainment by Alister Turrill, a 20 year old solo artist from Queenscliff who will also be performing...

Final call for Art Awards entries

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Entries are closing soon for the Borough of Queenscliffe 150th Anniversary Art Awards and Exhibition in May 2013. Artists have until 4pm Wednesday 13 March to submit their entry by post or in person to the Borough of Queenscliffe.

Entry...

Final call for Time Capsule items

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Mark your place in time by submitting an item in the Borough's 150th Anniversary Time Capsule.

Leave something for future generations to remember you by and to provide them with an understanding of how life was in the Borough of...

Is your organisation celebrating the Borough’s 150th anniversary?

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Plans are well underway for the official Borough of Queenscliffe 150th anniversary weekend celebrations on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 May. This will involve a range of events and activities that the community can be involved with, including the...

Save the date for the 150th Community Concert

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

You don't want to miss the 150th Anniversary Community Concert on Saturday 4 May.

The community concert is a pure celebration of the Borough of Queenscliffe's 150 years. No formalities. No entry fee. Just loads of entertainment and fun...

Development plans for the Lighthouse Reserves

Friday, 15 February 2013

Borough of Queenscliffe Council has been afforded a unique opportunity to reinvigorate the two iconic lighthouse reserves and significantly boost the tourism appeal of the area and the local economy.

The Council has recently been...

Future direction for the Queenscliff Ferry Terminal

Thursday, 31 January 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has shown its support for the Queenscliff Ferry Terminal by supporting an extension to its car parking facilities. The Council, at its Ordinary Meeting on 30 January, voted in support of all but one of the...

Unprecedented vandalism across the Borough

Tuesday, 22 January 2013

Vandals have caused extensive damage to buildings at Toc H (Point Lonsdale Lighthouse Reserve) and across the Borough on the weekend of 19 and 20 January.

The damage at Toc H is estimated at $50,000. It includes:

  • Smashing...

Don’t mind the beetles

Thursday, 03 January 2013

You may have noticed some new visitors have arrived with swarms of flying insects in and around the Borough.
They are believed to be soldier beetles. Please don't be alarmed, as the beetles are harmless; however, as a precaution, keep...