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Published on 29 May 2020
The Shire has welcomed the State Government’s easing of Coronavirus restrictions - Step 2. The Shire is following State Government guidance and taking a staged approach, which means many of our services will open throughout June – with some necessary modifications applied to keep our community safe and the pandemic curve flat.
Published on 26 May 2020
Each year National Reconciliation Week, held from 27 May – 3 June, celebrates and builds on the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and other Australians.
Mornington Peninsula Shire Mayor, Councillor Sam Hearn announced Cooee Café in Rosebud as the overall winner of 2020 Best Bites People’s Choice Awards.
Mornington Peninsula Shire has welcomed the latest easing of COVID-19 restrictions announced by the Premier on Sunday 24 May.
Published on 22 May 2020
Mornington Peninsula Shire has welcomed the Victorian government’s announcement of a 5 million dollar injection into the development of the Sorrento Searoad Ferry precinct.
Artists and creatives on the Mornington Peninsula now have a new digital place to call home – the Shire’s brand-new arts and culture website. The website gives local artists an opportunity to promote their work and connect with audiences online.
Published on 19 May 2020
In today’s world, gambling is more accessible than ever with smartphones keeping us connected to betting sites and gambling seeming like a good way to spend time with our mates.
Published on 18 May 2020
This National Volunteer Week 2020 (18 – 24 May), Mornington Peninsula Shire would like to acknowledge and share a special thank you to the many dedicated volunteers in our local community.
Published on 15 May 2020
Ten teams of five people who lost their jobs as a result of the pandemic are joining Mornington Peninsula Shire’s cleaning effort to help prevent the virus spreading through contact transmission.
Mornington Peninsula Shire is leading the way in renewable energy with more than 2,440 solar panels installed on Shire buildings so far.
Mornington Peninsula Shire’s golf course at Mount Martha re-opened to its members and the public on Wednesday 13 May as stage three Coronavirus restrictions were eased.
Published on 14 May 2020
Did you know Mornington Peninsula Shire’s Mobile Library was first launched in 1996 as a converted bus?
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 Bunurong / BoonWurrung people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters