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  • Civic Reserve Recreation Centre Community Open Day

    Civic Reserve Recreation Centre Community Open Day

    Explore the new Civic Reserve Recreation Centre with a fun-filled Community Open Day on Saturday 14th March. Free activities on offer for the whole family to enjoy.

    Civic Reserve Recreation Centre Community Open Day

    Explore the new Civic Reserve Recreation Centre with a fun-filled Community Open Day on Saturday 14th March. Free activities on offer for the whole family to enjoy.

  • Rosebud Kite Festival

    Rosebud Kite Festival

    Make a kite and learn how to fly it or simply enjoy the amazing spectacle in the sky #Rosebud Kite Fest 7-8 March http://rosebudkitefestival.com.au

    Rosebud Kite Festival

    Make a kite and learn how to fly it or simply enjoy the amazing spectacle in the sky #Rosebud Kite Fest 7-8 March http://rosebudkitefestival.com.au

  • 2016 Kindergarten Central Registration Open!

    2016 Kindergarten Central Registration Open!

    2016 Kindergarten Central Registration (KCR) opens today and closes on Sunday 12th July 2015.

    2016 Kindergarten Central Registration Open!

    2016 Kindergarten Central Registration (KCR) opens today and closes on Sunday 12th July 2015.

  • #Make It Happen

    International Women's Day Event

    Join Mornington Peninsula Shire as we explore the many benefits of women's active participation within the economic sphere. Friday 6 March 10am to 1.30pm.

    International Women's Day Event

    Join Mornington Peninsula Shire as we explore the many benefits of women's active participation within the economic sphere. Friday 6 March 10am to 1.30pm.

  • Volunteering – Have Your say!

    The Shire wants to hear from volunteers, people looking for volunteer roles, and organisations and community groups involved with volunteers to get a better picture of how volunteering contributes to our community and how the Shire supports volunteering.

    Volunteering – Have Your say!

    The Shire wants to hear from volunteers, people looking for volunteer roles, and organisations and community groups involved with volunteers to get a better picture of how volunteering contributes to our community and how the Shire supports volunteering.

  • New Community Placemaking Grants

    Community Placemaking Grants close 10 March

    New funding opportunities are available from Mornington Peninsula Shire for Community Placemaking projects that require a ‘kick start’. Grants of up to $5,000 are being offered for projects from a total pool of $110,000.

    Community Placemaking Grants close 10 March

    New funding opportunities are available from Mornington Peninsula Shire for Community Placemaking projects that require a ‘kick start’. Grants of up to $5,000 are being offered for projects from a total pool of $110,000.

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  • Need another recycling bin?

    Need another recycling bin?

    Fearing overflowing recycling bins this holiday season? Mornington Peninsula Shire offers the option to purchase an additional recycling bin for a once-off fee of $60.

    Need another recycling bin?

    Fearing overflowing recycling bins this holiday season? Mornington Peninsula Shire offers the option to purchase an additional recycling bin for a once-off fee of $60.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Opening Hours Labour Day Public Holiday, Monday 9 March.

Mornington Peninsula Shire supports the delivery of kindergarten services for families by providing community infrastructure and Kindergarten Central Registration (KCR) opens on Wednesday 4th March.

Civic Reserve Rec Centre

Mornington Peninsula Shire invites the local community to explore the new Civic Reserve Recreation Centre with a fun-filled Community Open Day on Saturday 14th March.

School Holiday Programs cater for primary school children during the school holidays. Bookings available now.

Volunteering

Learn about becoming a volunteer at the Volunteer Information Workshop on Thursday 5th March in Mornington.

News

Two historic cottages located at Police Point Shire Park are currently being trialled for use as respite accommodation for people with a disability and their families following the signing of an agreement late last year between Sorrento Rotary and Mornington Peninsula Shire.

Pacific Pearl

Mornington Peninsula Shire Mayor Councillor Bev Colomb welcomed the arrival of the P&O Pacific Pearl cruise and its passengers to Mornington yesterday.

News

Rye has a new business group with the creation of the Rye Beach Business Association. The Association was formed on Tuesday 17th February and will see local businesses working together to provide a collective voice for ideas, activities and issues that will enhance the town.

Nepean Ward News on various projects in the ward.

News

Mornington Peninsula Shire invites the community to attend a special event to celebrate International Women’s Day, on the 6 March 2015.

Thursday 5 March, 2015

Join us for an evening of networking and honest conversation about our business highs and lows. Our inspiring guest speaker will share her story plus the valuable business lessons they learnt along the way.

Friday 6 March, 2015

Make it Happen - Works Empowers Women

Sky
Saturday 7 March, 2015

Family festival displaying many types of kites flown by international and interstate professional kite flyers. Make a kite and learn how to fly it or simply enjoy the amazing spectacle in the sky. Interactive kids activities and fun, family entertainment throughout the day.

Sunday 8 March, 2015

Treasure hunting is fun! Browse and buy from a wide variety of vintage, retro, modern and hard to find collectables, memorabilia and nostalgia of every description

Food Wine
Sunday 8 March, 2015

Wine tasting with 20-25 Mornington Peninsula Wineries, with food and live music. More information to come.

Festivals
Monday 9 March, 2015

There are lots of exciting things to see and do at the Somerville Family Day 2015. Its a community event and everyone is invited to enjoy the family friendly fun.

Thursday 12 March, 2015

Join us at The Briars Visitors Centre for a light supper and an educational evening, to learn about estuarine fish and what they can tell us about the health of the Estuary.

Food Wine
Friday 13 March, 2015

Join The Baths for a four course lunch on the Sorrento Foreshore matched with local wines from Mornington Peninsula. This event is part of Melbourne Food & Wine Festival. The Sorrento Long Lunch has raised over $60,000 for local charities including the Sorrento Primary School.

Saturday 14 March, 2015

The paddle offers two course options: a family friendly 4km course or more challenging 6km course for those more experienced paddlers.

Saturday 14 March, 2015

Be a part of the fun and join the first ever Wild One adventure race! Action-packed with 50+ obstacles across 8km, this Australian made not-for-profit muddy adventure is sure to kick start your 2015!

The amendment proposes changes to various provisions to correct mapping anomalies and delete redundant controls to land in Merricks Beach, Bittern, Somerville, Rosebud West (Tootgarook Wetlands), Mornington, Flinders and Balnarring.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council has received a copy of an application to the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) to increase the number of electronic gaming machines (Pokies) at the Mornington on Tanti Hotel, 917 Nepean Highway, Mornington, by 17 (from 23 to 40).

Mornington Peninsula Shire wants to hear from volunteers, people looking for volunteer roles, and organisations and community groups involved with volunteers to get a better picture of how volunteering contributes to our community and how the Shire supports volunteering.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

The community is invited to have its say on the Mornington Peninsula Shire’s Draft 2015-2018 Domestic Wastewater Management Plan.

council meetings

View our Minutes & Agendas section.

march 2015 council and committee meetings

Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - Council's Rosebud Office, Besgrove Street, Rosebud
7.00pm Council Meeting

Monday, 16 March 2015 - Council's Mornington Office, Queen Street, Mornington
4.00pm Mornington Peninsula Cemetery Trust Meeting

Monday, 23 March 2015 - Mount Martha Life Saving Club, Esplanade, Mount Martha
5.00pm Optional Public Briefings
6.00pm Dinner with the Community (RSVP required to 5950 1137)
7.00pm Council Meeting