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Published on 21 January 2019
From Thursday 31 January your household may receive a call asking you to take a Community Satisfaction Survey.
Published on 17 January 2019
Mornington Peninsula Shire will soon commence the construction of a new footpath and road upgrade in Coppin Road, Sorrento. The Coppin Road footpath and road project in Sorrento will link to existing footpaths on Melbourne Road, Kerferd Avenue, Constitution Hill Road and Point Nepean Road.
Published on 16 January 2019
Term 1 is just around the corner and students in Crib Point are being encouraged to keep an eye out for new, active paths to and from school.
After consultation with the community, Mornington Peninsula Shire has developed a draft Mount Martha Coastal Management Plan to protect and enhance the unique natural and cultural heritage of the Mount Martha foreshore reserve for present and future generations to enjoy.
Published on 15 January 2019
We know summer on the Mornington Peninsula means more time spent with family and friends and with that often comes extra recycling.
Community members are invited to have a conversation on a proposed sound shell on the Hastings Foreshore. As part of Council’s commitment to develop facilities in conjunction with community members, the proposed Sound Shell would be a permanent and functional stage to cater for the many events held on the Hastings Foreshore.
Mornington Peninsula Shire has been advised that a fourth mobile phone provider in Australia has been announced, and the telecommunications company is looking to roll out mobile phone facilities across the Mornington Peninsula.
Subject to the formal exhibition period closing on 1 February 2019, Mornington Peninsula Shire invites residents and stakeholders to attend a Community Meeting regarding Council’s submission to the state government’s Kaufland Stores in Victoria Advisory Committee process.
Mornington Peninsula Shire is inviting the community to provide input to the Mornington Peninsula Neighbourhood Character Study and Guidelines. The project will guide future development across all residential areas of the municipality.
With events planned in eight townships around the Peninsula, there will be something for everyone to enjoy on Australia Day - Saturday 26 January.Live music and performances will include Indigenous Hip Hop Projects dance performances and free children’s activities at a number of local events, and feature artist Daryl Braithwaite will perform at Mornington Park.
For the third summer in a row, Mornington Peninsula Shire in conjunction with Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation and Victoria Police, will implement the ‘Holiday Time’ road safety campaign in several high-pedestrian activity areas this summer.
Published on 09 January 2019
Did you know that the Shire’s Web Chat has been running for over a year? With over 22,000 chats having taken place, totalling to 3,200 hours, the Shire has seen an increasing preference for Web Chat. From Monday 14 January until mid-February 2019, we are trialling expanding our service from 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday to offer a 24/7 Web Chat service.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
Visit: 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.
Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges and pays respect to the Boon Wurrung / Bunurong people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters.