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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Mornington Peninsula Shire Mayor Antonella Celi has described a proposal to build an eight kilometre-long pier at Bay West near Geelong as an alternative to the Port of Hastings as "fundamentally flawed" with the potential to cause long-lasting environmental damage to Port Phillip beaches.

You are invited to attend The First Shot Commemoration at Point Nepean National Park, Portsea, on the 100th anniversary the first shot in the British Empire was fired. Tuesday 5 August 2014, 11am - 1pm at Point Nepean National Park, end of Point Nepean Road, Portsea.

Mornington Peninsula Shire Briars Ward councillors are pleased to invite the community to attend a Briars Ward Meeting, Wednesday 6 August from 6.30pm at Mount Martha House.

The community is invited to view Beatriz’s War, the first feature film from East Timor. This unique story is an astonishing film from East Timor and was made ‘guerrilla style’ by the very men and women who fought in the resistance. Tuesday 5 August at 7.30pm.

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery will host a fun-filled community day on Sunday 3rd August in conjunction with an exhibition of works by Lynley Dodd, creator of Hairy Maclary and Slinky Malinki.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Interested residents, ratepayers and businesses to attend a public meeting to learn about the programs of the South East Councils Climate Change Alliance and local initiatives on Tuesday 12 August at 6pm.

Saturday 2 August, 2014

A gathering of quilters with guest speakers, traders and a display of quilts.

Sunday 3 August, 2014

Sorrento/Rye Anglican Parish presents Phantom of the Opera's, Richard Thomas in Concert who will perform at a Fund Raising Event for the Parish Centre Building Appeal at St John's Church Sorrento on 3rd August at 2pm. Program will conclude with Afternoon Tea.

Tuesday 5 August, 2014

The first shot in the the British Empire was fired from Coastal Artillery Gun Emplacement No.6 at Fort Nepean, Portsea, Victoria on 5 August 1914.To acknowledge the significance of this historic occasion, a special commemoration open to all Australians.

Tuesday 5 August, 2014

You are invited to attend The First Shot Commemoration at Point Nepean National Park, Portsea, on the 100th anniversary the first shot in the British Empire was fired. Tuesday 5 August 2014, 11am - 1pm at Point Nepean National Park, end of Point Nepean Road, Portsea.

Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Tripple A Housing Committee and Peninsula Housing Network invites you to a Sleep Out Event

Tuesday 5 August, 2014

A fundraising film event by Mornington Peninsula Friends of Lospalos, Amnesty International MornPen Group; supported by Mornington Peninsula Human Rights Group

Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Pelican Theatre Company is putting on another show and we're looking for young performers aged 10 - 17 to be in it.

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.

Mornington Peninsula Shire

South East Melbourne (SEM) Council’s Alliance on alcohol management strategies and alcohol density research project. As part of this project an online survey has been prepared to obtain information on packaged liquor purchases and drinking patterns in our communities.

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.

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

council meetings

View our Minutes & Agendas section.

JULY council and committee meetings 2014

Monday, 2 July 2014 - Council's Mornington Office, QueenStreet, Mornington
4.30pm Audit Committee Meeting

Monday, 7 July 2014
No Scheduled Meetings (2nd week of the school holidays)

Monday, 14 July 2014 - Council's Rosebud Office, Besgrove Street, Rosebud
7.00pm Council Meeting

Monday, 21 July 2014 - Council's Mornington Office, Queen Street, Mornington
5.00pm Special Purposes Committee Meeting
7.30pm Development Assessments Committee Meeting - CANCELLED - NO ITEMS LISTED

Monday, 28 July 2014 - Flinders Civic Hall, 54-56 Cook Street, Flinders
4.00pm Forward Planning Committee Meeting
6:00pm Dinner with the Community - RSVP required
7.00pm Council Meeting (Community)

Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - Council's Rosebud Office, Besgrove Street, Rosebud
5.00pm Mornington Peninsula Regional Waste Management Group Meeting (Final Meeting)

Briars Ward Event.
Cr Anne Shaw, Cr Bev Colomb and Cr Andrew Dixon are pleased to be hosting an event in August.

Wednesday 6 August 2014 at 6.30pm
Mount Martha House
Cnr Dominion Rd & Esplanade, Mount Martha

All are welcome to come along and hear about what’s happening in Mount Martha and around Briars, share some supper with like-minded community members, hear from selected guest speakers about meaningful projects and have your say about Briars Ward.