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Date set for next industry forum on Economic Development Strategy

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Council will hold a second industry forum on its Economic Development Strategy at the Town Hall, 50 Learmonth Street, Queenscliff on Tuesday 18 July from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

At the forum, Council will seek further ideas and views...

Outdoor exhibition gives a head start to youth art

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Selected images from the 2016 Head Start Youth Art annual exhibition are on temporary outdoor display near the new playground at the Point Lonsdale foreshore and at the Queenscliff Harbour, to highlight the work of our young artists and...

Bright lights a win for Coutas

Monday, 19 June 2017

New AFL-standard lights have been installed at the Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct to create safer, better training conditions for the Queenscliff Coutas.

On Tuesday 13 June, Member for Bellarine, The Honourable Lisa Neville,...

Take the Plastic Free Challenge in July

Monday, 19 June 2017

The Plastic Free July Challenge is coming to the Borough.

During July, residents in the Borough of Queenscliffe can choose to refuse single-use plastics such as plastic bags, straws and takeaway coffee cups.

‘Plastic Free...

Festival of learning for Borough businesses this August

Monday, 19 June 2017

The Victorian Small Business Festival is coming to Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale in August 2017, with three key events set to highlight the Borough business calendar.

United We Succeed – Getting Collaboration Right

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Tobacco Act changes affect local food businesses

Monday, 19 June 2017

Under changes to the Tobacco Act 1987 that will come into effect on 1 August 2017, smoking will be banned in outdoor dining areas in Victoria.

This includes outdoor dining areas at hospitality venues, food fairs, and within 10 metres of...

Governance and Finance Reference Group

Thursday, 08 June 2017

Members of the Borough community were invited to submit expressions of interest for Council’s Governance and Finance Reference Group until 4.00pm on Thursday 22 June 2017. Please note that the submission period for expressions of...

Avenue of Honour Community Reference Group

Thursday, 08 June 2017

Council invited expressions of interest from community members who would like to be a part of Council’s new Avenue of Honour Community Reference Group until 4.00pm on Thursday 22 June 2017. Please note that the submission period for...

Community contributions acknowledged

Wednesday, 07 June 2017

Council has approved two applications for the placement of memorial plaques to acknowledge members of the Borough community.

A plaque will be placed on a public seat near Royal Park to acknowledge Leanne McDonald, and a second plaque is...

Refugee Week film screening

Tuesday, 06 June 2017

Join Queenscliff Rural Australians for Refugees, the Uniting Church Queenscliff, Trinity Aid for Refugees and the Borough of Queenscliffe to celebrate Refugee Week 2017 with a screening of the new Australian documentary film, Constance on the...

New green waste collection calendars are on the way

Tuesday, 06 June 2017

The Borough of Queenscliffe has prepared a new green waste collection calendar for 2017–18.

The new calendar will be distributed in July with a handy A–Z recycling guide.

Residents are advised to hold on to the blue...

Updated Council policy supports local businesses

Tuesday, 06 June 2017

Council has updated its Procurement Policy to place greater emphasis on purchasing goods and services from local providers, where possible, to generate business and support providers in the Borough community.

‘Local providers that...

Community Planting Day 2017

Tuesday, 06 June 2017

The Borough of Queenscliffe’s Community Planting Day is on again this year.

The Bellarine Catchment Network, the Swan Bay Environment Association and the Borough of Queenscliffe invite volunteers to join in with planting and...

Draft Budget 2017–18 and draft Implementation Plan 2017–18 available for review

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

At the Ordinary Meeting of Council on Thursday 25 May 2017, Council prepared a draft Budget and draft Implementation Plan for the 2017–18 financial year.

To download a copy of the draft Budget 2017–18 from Council’s...

Community feedback invited on Discussion Paper

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Council has released the Discussion Paper on its Economic Development Strategy for community review and comment.

‘This is our economic development strategy – it belongs to our community – so our ideas and suggestions...