News

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 Queenscliffe...

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 warnings during a public health emergency, such as a thunderstorm asthma event or heatwave, and how to help people protect themselves when these...

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 delivered as...

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 on...

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 the...

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 Salter,...

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 one...

High level of community interest welcomed by Council

Thursday, 17 May 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe commissioned a Caravan Park Master Plan with the aim of increasing access to, occupancy of and revenue from Council-managed caravan parks. This will be achieved by modernising and improving facilities to offer a mix of...

Get ready for Council’s 2018 e-waste drop-off day

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe’s annual e-waste drop-off day will be held this Saturday 19 May 2018 from 9.00am to 2.00pm at the Ocean View Car Park in Queenscliff. Borough ratepayers are invited to gather up old, broken or unwanted e-waste...

Roofing collapse in Queenscliff

Friday, 11 May 2018

An incident occurred today where part of the rear of the building located at 66 Hesse Street, Queenscliff collapsed resulting in the roof of the adjoining extension collapsing. It has been confirmed that no one was hurt in the incident. The...

Destination Queenscliff Community Open House Sessions

Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Council invites members of the community to attend open house sessions for Council’s Destination Queenscliff project. Destination Queenscliff will conserve and enhance Shortland’s Bluff and Fort Queenscliff to ensure this precinct is...

Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct update

Friday, 27 April 2018

At the Ordinary Meeting held on Thursday 26 April, Council considered a report on the positive progress, revised scheduling and challenges associated with the implementation of the Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct Project upgrade....

Council’s Community Development Grants program opens 1 May

Friday, 20 April 2018

Local community groups are invited to submit applications for Council’s annual Community Development Grants program from Tuesday 1 May 2018 until 4.00pm on Friday 8 June 2018. The Community Development Grants program aims to encourage and...

Have your say on Caravan Parks Master Plan

Friday, 20 April 2018

Members of the community are invited to review the 2018 Queenscliffe Council Managed Caravan Parks Master Plan Report and provide feedback to Council on the proposed options for each of the Council-managed caravan parks in the Borough of...