News

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...

Draft Rating Strategy

Monday, 06 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has prepared a draft Rating Strategy that includes a set of recommended directions in relation to future rating principles and practices.

Council has endeavoured to balance service levels in...

Invitation to apply for grants

Friday, 03 May 2013

Community groups are invited to apply for funding under the Borough of Queenscliffe's Community Grants program, which is now open.

Grants of up to $2,000 are available for projects to provide vital community services and activities.

...

Draft Council Budget 2013/14

Friday, 03 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe draft Budget 2013/14 has been prepared and is now on
public exhibition.

The draft Budget aims to meet the needs and aspirations of the Borough community for continued investment in vital Council services...

Draft Council Plan 2013 - 2017

Friday, 03 May 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council Plan 2013 – 2017 has been prepared.

The Draft Council Plan 2013 -2017 sets the strategic direction and priorities for Council over the next four years. It is the key strategic document that guides...

The Arts Trail has been extended

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Photographers of significance who have visited the region and captured the local landscape have now been recognised as part of the Borough of Queenscliffe Arts Trail.

The Arts Trail has been extended to 22 boards across Queenscliff and...

Art Awards Finalists Announced

Monday, 22 April 2013

The Borough of Queenscliffe's 150th Anniversary Art Awards will be hotly contested given the calibre of the pieces submitted.

The judging panel deliberated over 200 pieces before selecting a short list of 50 for exhibition. And the...

Fire services levy

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

From 1 July this year Victorian Councils will be required by State law to collect a fire services levy through their annual rates notice and forward this to the State Government.

Currently, insurers are required to contribute to the...

Entries are in for the Art Awards

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Over 200 entries have been received for the Borough of Queenscliffe 150th Anniversary Art Awards and Exhibition in May 2013. The entries have been submitted by 124 individual artists.

The local area is well represented with 20 artists...

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...