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What design features do you prefer for the Southern Peninsula Aquatic Centre? Mornington Peninsula Shire would like to invite you to assist us in choosing the best design features for the new Southern Peninsula Aquatic centre.

Mornington Peninsula Shire has commenced work to create a small, community park and garden at the site of the former ‘Purple House’ at 3 Lyons Street in Rye.

Mornington Peninsula Shire is excited to introduce a new mobile outreach service for young people on the peninsula.

The Cleanaway green waste collection vehicles used to provide this service are currently off the road. Please be advised to leave your green bins out over the weekend if not collected prior.

Voters in Red Hill Ward have until 6pm Friday to return their completed ballot paper and avoid a fine. Votes that do not reach the Returning Officer by this time cannot be counted. Ballot material can also be delivered in person at the election office at Shop 13, 143 Point Nepean Road, Dromana.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

As part of its commitment to continual improvement, Mornington Peninsula Shire Council completed its annual Chief Executive Officer Performance Review for 2013/14 at the Special Purposes Committee Meeting of August 11.

Libraries open Sundays (September – November) Mornington Peninsula Shire is pleased to announce that its libraries will - for the first time – be open on Sundays from 1pm-5pm this spring (September 14 to November 30).

Saturday 23 August, 2014

A fun, vibrant and interesting Musial put on by the students of Mornington Secondary College.

Sunday 24 August, 2014

Loved It Market is a women's pre-loved fashion shopping event. Over 60 indoor stalls of pre-loved fashion and accessories.

Film Festival
Thursday 28 August, 2014

Hastings Preschool Presents- project Wild thing- a touching and funny documentary about a UK fathers' efforts to get his children off technologhy and connecting with nature.

Saturday 30 August, 2014

Karl Trepka is running this Seed Saving and Plant Breeding Workshop at the Rosebud Community Garden.

Sunday 31 August, 2014

Wine show presentation and public tasting in the barn at the Briars.

Sunday 31 August, 2014

Variety Concert featuring Australian Welsh Male Choir, Liane Keegan, Tiriki Onus Taylor Kras & Adam Bryce.

Friday 5 September, 2014

Oak Hill Gallery @ Hastings invites you to flex your artistic muscles. It is intended to be fun, and also an opportunity to explore creating within unique design of a Pizza Box. Let’s make interesting art and entertain Hastings.

Council endorsed the Draft Unmade Carpark Construction Strategy to go on public exhibition at the Council meeting on 14 July 2014.

In response to concerns raised by members of the community about private works on nature strips causing difficulties with pedestrian access and being out of character with the dominant streetscape. Council invites submissions on the draft policy.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

At any one time, a number of planning applications, planning scheme amendments, management plans and other projects are available for comment.

Have your say: Community led creation of the new "Wallaroo Reserve" revitalization project. Help renew West Park, Hastings. Join in the conversation and input your thoughts.

For information regarding the Playspace Strategy please contact Lisa Marris on 5971 9318.

council meetings

View our Minutes & Agendas section.

AUGUST council and committee meetings 2014

Monday, 4 August 2014 - Council's Rosebud Office, Besgrove Street, Rosebud
4.00pm Mornington Peninsula Cemetery Trust Meeting

Monday, 11 August 2014 - Council's Rosebud Office, Besgrove Street, Rosebud
5.00pm 'Special' Special Purposes Committee Meeting
7.00pm Council Meeting

Monday, 18 August 2014 - Council's Mornington Office, Queen Street, Mornington
4.00pm Mornington Peninsula Cemetery Trust Meeting
5.00pm Special Purposes Committee Meeting

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 - Council's Mornington Office, Queen Street, Mornington
7.00pm Development Assessments Committee Meeting - CANCELLED - NO ITEMS LISTED

Monday, 25 August 2014 - Rye Civic Hall, 12 Napier Street, Rye
5.20pm Public Briefing: Point Nepean Quarantine Station
6:00pm Dinner with the Community - RSVP required
7.00pm Council Meeting (Community)