News

Council to apply for rate variation for 2017/18

Friday, 28 April 2017

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has confirmed its intention to apply for a higher rate cap of 4.5% in the 2017/18 rating year.

This comes after the Minister for Local Government determined that the rate cap to apply to Victorian...

Council Community Development Grants open 1 May

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Does your community group have a great idea they would like to see happen in the Borough? Council’s Community Development Grants can help.

The Grants Program aims to encourage and assist community organisations to take an active...

Barwon Water service disruption in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale

Thursday, 06 April 2017

Residents in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale will experience a...

Council appoints new reference group

Thursday, 06 April 2017

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has appointed a new reference group to provide information and feedback to Council on the detailed...

2018 Commonwealth Games Baton Relay announced

Monday, 27 March 2017

Local legends are being called on to carry the Queen’s Baton in Queenscliff as it prepares to host the Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR).

The Borough of...

Global and local exposure for community art

Friday, 24 March 2017

Sculptures created by participants from the ‘Participate Karingal’ and Borough of Queenscliffe 2017 Artist in Residence...

Queenscliff Cultural Hub a hot topic for G21 delegation

Friday, 24 March 2017

The proposed Queenscliff Cultural Hub was a key discussion point during the G21 – Geelong Region Alliance delegation to Canberra...

Fire at Point Lonsdale Lighthouse Reserve

Thursday, 16 March 2017

An abandoned former TocH building at the Point Lonsdale...

Young water polo star scores her chance to shine

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Local Queenscliff resident and water polo prodigy Alexandra Scorgie now has a chance to shine among a group of 94 aspiring young athletes who will soon start training with the Barwon Sports Academy. 

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Hard rubbish collection for Borough residents

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Residents living in the Borough of Queenscliffe are urged to start sorting and cleaning up around their homes in the lead-up to Council’s annual hard rubbish collection commencing on Saturday 1 April 2017. Please don’t place items...

Making art more accessible

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Supporting artists with disabilities, promoting their work and encouraging their inclusion is the key to the Borough of Queenscliffe’s partnership...

Local lifesavers prevent summer tragedies

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Sharp eyes, high level training and regular patrols by dedicated local lifesavers have helped to ensure a safe summer holiday season for residents and visitors at...

Drivers urged to take care at school crossings

Friday, 03 February 2017

Drivers are urged to take extra care near all school crossings and other pedestrian crossings in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale, as the new school year gets into full...

Solar power deals a drawcard for local residents

Friday, 03 February 2017

Property owners in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale who are keen to turn to solar power are urged to consider community solar Read more