Nominations now open for Australia Day Awards

Monday, 30 September 2013

Borough of Queenscliffe Council is inviting nominations from the community for the Australia Day Awards 2014.

The award categories are:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Community Event of...

Theft of all-abilities swing

Monday, 23 September 2013

All-abilities swing webThe all-abilities (birds nest) swing at Princess Park Playground in Queenscliff has been...

Beware the swooping birds

Monday, 23 September 2013

Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale residents are reminded to keep an eye out for swooping birds in the coming months as the spring breeding season begins for native birds.

Native birds, including Australian Magpies and plovers (Masked...

Coastal vegetation hacked

Sunday, 22 September 2013

Vegetation Vandalism 14Borough of Queenscliffe Council has been rocked by substantial vandalism to a section of...

Mayor's Column - The Echo - 19 September 2013

Thursday, 19 September 2013

Lively crowds

What a fabulous weekend we've just had with scores of people flocking to the coastline for a glimpse of the Tall Ships. Many arrived early to secure the best vantage points before the full influx of day...

Mayor's Column - The Echo - 5 September

Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Queenscliffe is blossoming

The new trees along Hesse Street are starting to blossom; a true sign of good things to come. Visitor numbers are increasing and I'm receiving lots of positive feedback on how lovely the...

Mayor's Column - Queenscliffe Herald - September 2013

Wednesday, 04 September 2013

Community Planting Day

Join the Community Planting Day at the Narrows Dunes, from 10am – 12.30pm on Sunday 8 September. Volunteer your time and effort to help protect our coastal Moonah Woodland by removing weeds...

Have your say on the Avenue of Honour trees

Friday, 30 August 2013

Borough of Queenscliffe residents are invited to help determine the future of the Avenue of Honour trees, along 'The Narrows' - the strip of Bellarine Highway linking Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale.

A survey will be conducted throughout...

Mayor's Column – The Echo - 29 August 2013

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Finals fever

The Queenscliff Coutas Football and Netball teams are leading a great charge in the finals with representation at both the junior and senior levels. Best of luck to the Under 13 (1), Under 15 (1) and Under...

TV murder mystery in Queenscliff

Friday, 23 August 2013

The long awaited Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, series two, is due to hit TV screens on Friday 6 September.

Episode 3, Dead Man's Chest, features Queenscliff and a number of local identities as 'extras'. This will broadcast on Friday...

Funding to reduce carbon emissions in the Borough

Friday, 23 August 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe's 'Lighting the Way' project to reduce carbon emissions in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale have been given the go-ahead thanks to Federal Government funding of $48,977 funding.

The project will see a change of...

Supporting community projects

Friday, 23 August 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has awarded 12 grants in a presentation evening of the 2013/14 Community Grants at the Queenscliff Town Hall on Thursday 22 August.

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Councillor Helene Cameron, said the...

Mayor's Column - Queenscliffe Herald - August 2013

Wednesday, 14 August 2013

150th celebrations continue

Be inspired to get out and about during the cold winter months by participating in the remaining Borough of Queenscliffe's 150th Anniversary festivities.

If you're not already in...

Mayor's Column – The Echo - 25 July 2013

Friday, 02 August 2013

Kudos for local organisations

Point Lonsdale Surf Lifesaving Club's Emergency Response Team has received the major Outstanding Achievement of the Year award at the Annual Life Saving Victoria Awards of Excellence. This...

A new lease of life for Fort Queenscliff

Monday, 29 July 2013

The Federal Government has committed $55,000 in funding for a Fort Queenscliff Tourism Development Plan, following a Borough of Queenscliffe funding application to the Tourism Quality Projects (T-QUAL Grants) program.

The Tourism...