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Important information about Election Caretaker Period

Thursday, 15 September 2016

The Borough of Queenscliffe gives notice that Council will enter the 2016 Election Period from midnight on 20 September until 6:00pm on 22 October 2016.

Please note that the Caretaker Period prohibits some of the general...

Tree failures in Golighty Park prompt tree removals

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Council has implemented urgent remedial action following the failure of 2 Coastal Teatrees in Golightly Park due to natural senescence and structural decay.

ArbEcology has completed a condition assessment of trees in Golightly Park,...

Accessing candidate information for the 2016 Victorian local council elections

Monday, 12 September 2016

Nominations for the 78 Victorian councils undergoing elections this October open on Thursday 15 September. Candidate information will be progressively made available on the VEC website from Thursday—check individual council election pages...

Registrations open for community solar initiative

Friday, 09 September 2016

The Community Environment Alliance invites residents, businesses and community groups interested in installing solar power to register to participate in Round Two of the community solar initiative.

The project will take all the hard...

Sun shines on community planting day

Monday, 29 August 2016

As part of National Tree Day a community planting day was held in the Borough of Queenscliff on Sunday 31 July 2016 along the Narrows Dunes. Volunteers enjoyed a sunny winter’s day whilst planting 300 indigenous trees, shrubs and...

Understanding your property revaluation

Monday, 29 August 2016

As part of the 2016 general revaluation, all properties in the Borough of Queenscliffe have been revalued. Property revaluation occurs every two years at a common date, most recently this was 1 January 2016 and is effective from 1 July 2016 for...

Keep the kids busy this school holidays in Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale

Thursday, 25 August 2016

With September school holidays just around the corner, start planning your activities calendar now.

The Borough has a jam packed schedule of events with everything from talking pirates to wool paintings and heritage train rides.

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Tourism Directional Signage Plan

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Following business and community consultation over the past two months, the Draft Tourism Directional Signage Plan was endorsed for release at the August 25 2016 Ordinary Meeting of Council.

The Tourism Directional Signage project...

Enrol to vote in the 2016 Borough of Queenscliffe election

Monday, 15 August 2016

It’s time for all eligible residents and ratepayers to enrol for the upcoming Borough of Queenscliffe election.

Electoral Commissioner Warwick Gately has issued a call ahead of the enrolment deadline: ‘You must be enrolled...

Council grants support community projects

Thursday, 11 August 2016

The Borough of Queenscliffe Council has awarded 14 grants at the civic celebration for the 2016/17 Community Grants at the Queenscliff Town Hall on Tuesday 9 August.

Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Councillor Helene Cameron, said the...

Council issues public statement

Tuesday, 09 August 2016

At its Special Council Meeting held on 8 August 2016, Council considered a confidential matter pursuant...

Community Satisfaction Survey results released

Thursday, 28 July 2016

The results of the latest Local Government Community Satisfaction Survey, which captures views about Council’s performance over the last 12 months from a sample of 400 residents, have been released.

Each year, Council participates...

Creation of Mountain to Mouth’s Banjo Ray captured on film

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

Earlier in May this year, extreme arts walk Mountain to Mouth (M~M) journeyed into the Borough of Queenscliffe. Council supported the event, hosting two of the 12 resting stations locally.

One of these stations was located adjacent to...

Borough to host the first Our Coast community open house

Friday, 15 July 2016

Following the launch of the ‘Our Coast’ project on 27 June 2016, the Borough of Queenscliffe will host the first of a series of community open houses and workshops on Friday 29 July at the Queenscliff Town Hall between 2.00pm and...

Get involved in the Borough community planting day

Friday, 15 July 2016

As part of National Tree Day a community planting day will be held in the Borough of Queenscliff on Sunday 31 July 2016 along the Narrows Dunes.

In what will be the eighth consecutive year of community revegetation in the Queenscliff...