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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 19 netball teams who are...

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 20...

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 grants...

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 training for the community Fun Run –...

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 award recognises the...

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 Development Plan...

Council leads a coordinated approach to health and wellbeing

Friday, 26 July 2013

The draft Health and Wellbeing Plan 2013-2017 prepared by the Borough of Queenscliffe Council calls for a coordinated and supportive approach to health and wellbeing. Council has outlined its commitment to taking the lead planning role in...

Funding support for Ferry Terminal upgrade

Thursday, 25 July 2013

The Queenscliff Ferry Terminal upgrade is being supported by $1.325 million in Coalition Government funding - from the $1 billion Regional Growth Fund, as announced by Member for Western Victoria David Koch today, 25 July 2013. Mr Koch said the...

Support for local businesses

Monday, 22 July 2013

Book now to hear from an impressive line up of business experts at the Small Business Festival, 1-31 August 2013. For businesses within the Borough of Queenscliffe, the festival will commence in style with a business networking dinner at the...

Another award for the Queenscliffe Visitor Information Centre

Friday, 19 July 2013

The Queenscliffe Visitor Information Centre has won the new specialist category for Human Resources at the Geelong Business Excellence Awards, held on 17 July 2013. It was also nominated as a finalist in two other categories: Government and...

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 interest are sought for...

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 his strong leadership at Fort...

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 state-wide average...

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 fromour heritage, unique environment and connection to...