News

Council wins Gold!

Monday, 16 July 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has received a Gold Award for its 2016-17 Annual Report at the 2018 Australasian Reporting Awards.

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor Susan Salter was delighted with the news.

“The annual...

100th Anniversary of Avenue of Honour tree plantings commemorative event

Friday, 13 July 2018

2018 marks the 100th Anniversary of the end of World War 1. In addition, 24 July 2018 marks the 100th Anniversary of the first plantings of the 1918 Avenue of Honour Trees in the Narrows.

Council, with input from the Avenue of Honour...

Celebrate Community Planting Day

Thursday, 12 July 2018

When the Borough of Queenscliffe’s 2018 Community Planting Day takes place on Sunday 29 July, the occasion will mark 10 consecutive years of community planting in the Borough.

“Ten years of community involvement in the care...

Cancer Council Victoria encourages a preventative approach

Thursday, 12 July 2018

The latest data from Cancer Council Victoria indicates that one third of cancers can be prevented. Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Councillor Susan Salter, is on a mission to raise awareness of Cancer Council Victoria’s findings.

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Be connected with free eSafety seminars in July

Tuesday, 03 July 2018

From Tuesday 10 July 2018 to Friday 20 July 2018, the Office of the eSafety Commissioner will be hosting free webinar presentations to help older Australians stay safe online. For further information regarding the webinars please read on by...

Nominate your Senior of the Year for 2018

Celebrate older Victorians who make a valuable difference to your community by nominating them for the 2018 Victorian Senior of the Year Awards. Visit www.seniorsonline.vic.gov.au/festivalsandawards for nomination forms and further details. The nomination period  will close on Friday 20 July 2018. Award categories include:...

Take the Plastic Free Challenge in July

Friday, 29 June 2018

The Plastic Free July Challenge is coming to the Borough again in 2018.

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Strong results for Council

Friday, 22 June 2018

The 2018 Local Government Victoria Community Satisfaction Survey results are in, and Council continues to achieve a strong performance, maintaining its level better than the State average and above other rural Councils.

Borough of...

Funding confirmed for Netball Game Day Facility

Friday, 22 June 2018

Council is thrilled to confirm that local member for Bellarine, the Honourable Lisa Neville MP, Minister for Water and Minister for Police, has been successful in securing funding for the netball game day facility at the Queenscliff Sport and...

Department of Health and Community Services calls for community input

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) wants to find out what people want and need from...

Community Safety Network Announcement

Monday, 18 June 2018

Geelong Police want to hear your safety issues

Police in Geelong will be undertaking three weeks of community engagement activities to gather insight and information about safety issues affecting the Geelong community.

Commencing from today, Monday 18 June, the activities will be...

Local support organisations present special Refugee Week film screening

Friday, 08 June 2018

Queenscliff Rural Australians for Refugees, the Uniting Church Queenscliff, Trinity Aid for Refugees and the Borough of Queenscliffe will present a screening of Human Flow, a film by celebrated director Ai Weiwei, at the Queenscliff Town Hall...

Community Environment Alliance grants recipients plan for a sustainable community

Thursday, 07 June 2018

Council has approved grant funding for three local organisations that applied for support through the Borough of Queenscliffe Community Environment Association (CEA) grants program.

Grant funding of $6,800 in total will be provided to...

Council’s e-waste drop-off day continues to build

Thursday, 07 June 2018

Council’s annual e-waste drop-off day continues to build year on year, with Borough ratepayers bringing 9,758 kilograms of old, broken and unwanted electronic waste items to the 2018 event.

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Cr Susan...

Destination Queenscliff – Have Your Say

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Draft concept plans for Council’s Destination Queenscliff project have been released and demonstrate how the project will ensure that the precinct made up of Shortland’s Bluff, Fort Queenscliff and Ocean View is recognised as...