News

Lonsdale Bight Coastal Processes Open House

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Come along to drop-in sessions on 18 January 2017

The Department of Environment Land Water and Planning (DELWP), the Borough of Queenscliffe and Parks Victoria invite the community to attend an Open House next Wednesday to gain insight into the sand movements at Lonsdale Bight.

The...

Dogs on beaches restrictions in force for summer

Friday, 23 December 2016

Dogs on beaches restrictions in force for summer

Residents and visitors to Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale are reminded that summer timeshare restrictions for dogs on beaches are now in force...

Mayor's focused on serving the communities of Point Lonsdale and Queenscliffe

Thursday, 08 December 2016

I am issuing this statement to ensure facts are reported accurately and to publically declare that my actions reflect those required under the Local Government...

Local Borough landmarks inspire latest Artist in Residence program

Thursday, 24 November 2016

On Thursday 27 October, the ‘Participate Karingal’ photography group visited the Borough of Queenscliffe to gather reference material for the 2016/17 artist in residency program. The group visited the Lighthouse, Queenscliff...

Bob Merriman declared new Councillor in Borough or Queenscliffe election countback

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

On Monday 21 November, the Victorian Electoral Commission conducted the Borough of Queenscliffe Council election count back following the extraordinary vacancy associated with the resignation of Councillor elect, Helene Cameron on 2 November...

Dog Beach Access Track

Thursday, 17 November 2016

Following a bicycle accident on the gravel section of the access track from the Dog Beach Carpark over the dune to the Promenade along the foreshore, a joint letter was received by Council to seal the path. A safety audit was undertaken to...

Economic activity to get a boost in the Borough of Queenscliffe

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

The Hon Jaala Pulford, MP, Minister for Regional Development recently advised Council its application for assistance under the Regional Jobs and Infrastructure Fund towards the Economic Development Strategy has been approved for $40,000.

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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...