The Heritage Awards recognise those in our community who have demonstrated excellence in retention, restoration and reuse of heritage places on the Mornington Peninsula. Nominate for a 2016 award.
Mornington Peninsula Shire funds a small grants program each year to assist owners of heritage places to carry out heritage conservation projects.Individual grants usually range from $1,000-$2,500.
The info on this page relates only to places that are protected by Heritage Overlays in the local planning scheme. This means places that are part of the Peninsula’s history since European settlement.
There are currently more than 350 places of individual heritage significance listed on the Heritage Overlay of the Mornington Peninsula local planning scheme.
In recognition of the efforts of heritage place owners, Mornington Peninsula Shire offers a number of forms of financial and practical assistance.
The approved amendment documentation is available for this Heritage study.
A Conservation Management Plan has been developed for Ranelagh Estate in Mount Eliza.
In April 2013, we surveyed more than 450 owners of heritage overlay properties which generated more than 150 responses.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
Please be aware that CCTV cameras are in operation at a number of Shire buildings, including municipal offices, recreation centres and youth centres.
In the spirit of respect, Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges the people and elders of Boon Wurrung/Bunurong, members of the Kulin Nation, who have traditional connections to the land and waters on which council operates.