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Council’s e-waste drop-off day continues to build

Thursday, 07 June 2018

Council’s annual e-waste drop-off day continues to build year on year, with Borough ratepayers bringing 9,758 kilograms of old, broken and unwanted electronic waste items to the 2018 event. Borough of Queenscliffe Mayor, Cr Susan Salter,...

Destination Queenscliff – Have Your Say

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Draft concept plans for Council’s Destination Queenscliff project have been released and demonstrate how the project will ensure that the precinct made up of Shortland’s Bluff, Fort Queenscliff and Ocean View is recognised as one...

High level of community interest welcomed by Council

Thursday, 17 May 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe commissioned a Caravan Park Master Plan with the aim of increasing access to, occupancy of and revenue from Council-managed caravan parks. This will be achieved by modernising and improving facilities to offer a mix of...

Get ready for Council’s 2018 e-waste drop-off day

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

The Borough of Queenscliffe’s annual e-waste drop-off day will be held this Saturday 19 May 2018 from 9.00am to 2.00pm at the Ocean View Car Park in Queenscliff. Borough ratepayers are invited to gather up old, broken or unwanted e-waste...

Roofing collapse in Queenscliff

Friday, 11 May 2018

An incident occurred today where part of the rear of the building located at 66 Hesse Street, Queenscliff collapsed resulting in the roof of the adjoining extension collapsing. It has been confirmed that no one was hurt in the incident. The...

Destination Queenscliff Community Open House Sessions

Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Council invites members of the community to attend open house sessions for Council’s Destination Queenscliff project. Destination Queenscliff will conserve and enhance Shortland’s Bluff and Fort Queenscliff to ensure this precinct is...

Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct update

Friday, 27 April 2018

At the Ordinary Meeting held on Thursday 26 April, Council considered a report on the positive progress, revised scheduling and challenges associated with the implementation of the Queenscliff Sport and Recreation Precinct Project upgrade....

Council’s Community Development Grants program opens 1 May

Friday, 20 April 2018

Local community groups are invited to submit applications for Council’s annual Community Development Grants program from Tuesday 1 May 2018 until 4.00pm on Friday 8 June 2018. The Community Development Grants program aims to encourage and...

Have your say on Caravan Parks Master Plan

Friday, 20 April 2018

Members of the community are invited to review the 2018 Queenscliffe Council Managed Caravan Parks Master Plan Report and provide feedback to Council on the proposed options for each of the Council-managed caravan parks in the Borough of...

Council announces membership of new Advisory Committee

Thursday, 19 April 2018

The members of Council’s new Queenscliffe Economic Development Advisory Committee were confirmed at Council’s Ordinary Meeting on Thursday 22 March 2018. Hugo T Armstrong, David Beaumont, Lorraine Golightly, Stacey Hunter, Barry...

Anzac Day Services in Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

The Borough’s Anzac Day services are held to honour and remember all Australians who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations. This year three Anzac Day services will be held in the Borough of Queenscliffe....

Temporary closure of searchlight emplacement at Point Lonsdale Lighthouse

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

The concrete searchlight emplacement at the south side of the Point Lonsdale Lighthouse has been temporarily closed to public access following a recent risk assessment of historic defence structures in Point Lonsdale. The searchlight emplacement...

Mountain to Mouth 2018 comes to the Borough

Thursday, 29 March 2018

The 2018 Mountain to Mouth extreme arts walk is coming to the Borough of Queenscliffe on Saturday 5 May, with songline stations located at the Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre and Point Lonsdale Village Green. Mountain to Mouth arrives in...

2018 Mental Health Week Art Competition

Monday, 26 March 2018

Mental Health Foundation Australia is inviting artists to submit original works for the 2018 Mental Health Week Consumer Art Competition. The Consumer Art Competition aims to support community involvement of people living with mental illness....

Students and Cubs lead the way with Borough clean up events

Monday, 26 March 2018

Students from St Aloysius Catholic Primary School and members of the 1st Queenscliff Sea Scouts Cub Scouts have participated in separate litter collection events to contribute to Clean Up Australia. “It is really wonderful to see our...