Mayor's Column - The Echo - 11 July 2013

Thursday, 11 July 2013

Call for Community Reference Group members

Council seeks to harness the community's passion for the upcoming project 'Planning for the future of the Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale Lighthouse Reserves'. Expressions of...

Mayor's Column - Queenscliffe Herald - July 2013

Tuesday, 02 July 2013

It's an Honour

Congratulations to Colonel Andrew Gallaway who has received Member honour (AM) in the military division of the Order of Australia.

Colonel Gallaway is very dear to the Borough of Queenscliffe for...

Fantastic community satisfaction results

Friday, 28 June 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe has scored exceptional results in this years Local Government Community Satisfaction Survey.

The overall performance score of 68 is not only higher than last year but is significantly higher than the...

A new vision for Council

Friday, 28 June 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has set a new vision in its Council Plan for the four year period 2013 – 2017:

'A vibrant, safe and welcoming community that draws inspiration and life from
our heritage, unique environment and...

Council's new rating system

Friday, 28 June 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has introduced several really practical initiatives as part of its new rating system.

The new Rating Strategy adopted by Council on 26 June includes a number of changes to Council's existing approach...

A busy year ahead - 2013-2014 Budget

Friday, 28 June 2013

Borough of Queenscliffe Council has a busy year ahead implementing the new initiatives outlined in the 2013/14 Budget, whilst ensuring continuation of existing services and infrastructure renewal.

The 2013/14 Budget was adopted by...

Mayor's Column - The Echo, 27 June 2013

Friday, 28 June 2013

Changes to Maternal and Child Health Services

Bellarine Community Health will cease providing Maternal and Child Health  Services in the Borough of Queenscliffe due to upcoming renovations at their facility,...

Tackling coastal weeds

Friday, 21 June 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council is tackling coastal weeds head on.

A number of initiatives have been set up to remove weeds in key targeted areas throughout the Borough and the community is encouraged to get involved.


E-waste day a success

Monday, 17 June 2013

An estimated 8,400kg of electronic and electrical items was collected during Council’s e-waste drop-off day on 25 May.

Planning for the future of the Lighthouse Reserves

Tuesday, 28 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council is seeking a consultant to produce a plan for the future use of the Queenscliff Lighthouse Reserve and the Point Lonsdale Lighthouse Reserve.

The consultant will investigate all opportunities to...

The 'people' have voted

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe's 150th Anniversary Art Awards Exhibition has closed with the final award winner announced on Sunday 19 May.

Deborah Fisher won the coveted People's Choice Award for her piece title Jed of the...

A boost for Point Lonsdale

Friday, 17 May 2013

The revitalisation of Point Lonsdale village and foreshore has been given a boost with $500,000 funding announced today by the Honourable Catherine King, Minister for Regional Services, Local Communities and Territories.

The funding is...

Thank you Volunteers!

Friday, 17 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe hosted a special Volunteer Celebration on Tuesday 14 May, as part of National Volunteer Week.

The Borough's celebration was attended by120 volunteers, representing all the
community groups within the...

Art Awards Winners

Friday, 10 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe's 150th Anniversary Art Awards Exhibition was launched in spectacular style as artists and art lovers gathered to hear the announcement of the winners on Saturday 4 May.

And the winners...

Queenscliff railway station precinct upgrade a reality

Friday, 10 May 2013

The Queenscliff Railway Station will be restored to its original 1920s condition with the support of $500,000 in Victorian Coalition Government funding, Member for Western Victoria David Koch announced on Saturday 4 May as part of the Borough...