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Government funding secured to develop a business plan for the future of Fort Queenscliff

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

The Hon Jaala Pulford, MP, Minister for Regional Development recently advised Council its application for assistance under the Regional Tourism Infrastructure Fund towards the Development of Fort Queenscliff Business Case Project has been...

Borough of Queenscliffe residents among the healthiest in Victoria

Friday, 11 November 2016

A recent study conducted by VicHealth, focused on the health and wellbeing of Victorians has seen the Borough of Queenscliffe achieve results significantly above the state average in numerous areas.

Borough of Queenscliffe residents...

Cr Tony Francis elected as Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor

Friday, 11 November 2016

Cr Tony Francis was elected for his first term as Mayor of Borough of Queenscliffe at the Special Meeting of Council on Wednesday 9 November 2016.

In his acceptance speech Cr Francis said he was humbled by the electoral support of the...

Borough of Queenscliffe Municipal Election results officially declared

Friday, 04 November 2016

On Wednesday 3 November, the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) officially declared the result of the Borough of Queenscliffe Municipal Election. The successful candidates were Tony Francis, Helene Cameron, Boyce Pizzey, Susan Salter and Ross...

Works commence on new boardwalk in Queenscliff

Thursday, 03 November 2016

On Wednesday 2 November, works commenced on the boardwalk from Tobin Drive car park to Queenscliff front beach. The construction period is expected to be three weeks and work will conclude in advance of the Queenscliff Music Festival.

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Round Two of the community solar initiative given green light from Borough residents

Thursday, 03 November 2016

Following continued demand from the Borough community for a solar buying program, the Borough of Queenscliffe is pleased to confirm that Round Two of the community solar initiative will go ahead.

The initiative, which is delivered by...

Vacancy within the Borough of Queenscliffe

Wednesday, 02 November 2016

An extraordinary vacancy has occurred within the Borough of Queenscliffe, after the resignation of councillor-elect Hélène Marea Cameron.

The vacancy will be filled through a countback of votes from the October 2016...

Maintenance works commence along the Avenue of Honour

Monday, 24 October 2016

High winds and wet weather conditions, together with limb failures has prompted the commencement of maintenance works along the Avenue of Honour. It is recognised that Council together with the local community are very passionate about the...

Draft Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct Concept Plan

Sunday, 23 October 2016

The draft Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct Concept Plan was considered at a Special Meeting of Council held on Thursday 15 September 2016.

Council identified the Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct Upgrade project as a...

Beat the bite this Mosquito Season

Monday, 17 October 2016

Due to recent environmental conditions such as higher rainfall, flooding and warm weather, we are likely to see an increase in the numbers of mosquitoes on the Bellarine Peninsula.

A mosquito control program coordinated by the City of...

Nominations now open for Australia Day awards

Monday, 03 October 2016

Do you know someone who should be recognised for service to the community? Borough of Queenscliffe Council is inviting nominations from the community for the Australia Day Awards 2017.

The award categories are:
• Citizen of...

Tree removals in Queenscliff Recreation Reserve and Victoria Park

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

Council has received a number of enquiries and questions in relation to the removal of trees in the Queenscliff Recreation Reserve and Victoria Park. Council inspections have also noted the presence of Rosellas nesting.

Why are the...

Local community gets the chance to share in decorating Government House Christmas tree

Monday, 19 September 2016

Borough of Queenscliffe community members are invited to design a decorative ornament that best represents our local area for the chance to have their decoration chosen to be featured on the Government House Christmas tree this year.

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Point Lonsdale Foreshore rejuvenated with a fresh new look

Monday, 19 September 2016

On Friday 16 September, Sarah Henderson, Member for Corangamite officially opened the three stage Master Plan for the Point Lonsdale Foreshore Revitalisation project. This event was also attended by Minister for Police and Minister for Water,...

Progress at Point Lonsdale Beach

Friday, 16 September 2016

Council continues to work closely with the State Government’s Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) on matters relating to the Point Lonsdale front beach.

Council and DELWP recognise the importance of the...