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Published on 22 January 2021
Mornington Peninsula Shire Mayor Councillor Despi O’Connor and Councillors today joined Minister for Local Government Shaun Leane and Member for Nepean Chris Brayne at the project site for the highly anticipated Flinders Community Hub.
When was the last time you experienced or explored our local wetlands? Peninsula residents are lucky to live near ground water dependent Tootgarook Wetland in Boneo and Capel Sound and coastal wetlands at Warringine Park in Bittern. These precious areas are home to many bird and animal species.
Published on 20 January 2021
Mornington Peninsula Shire will soon be completing the third and final stage of the Bentons Road upgrade in Moorooduc – one of the Peninsula’s significant east-west road corridors.
Published on 19 January 2021
A lot of Australians are now seeking energy independence and have made the switch to solar. Maximising the efficiency of your solar system is the logical next step. A better system not only allows you to build in energy security, but also has a significant impact on our energy savings.
Mornington Peninsula Shire is pleased to announce we recently securing funding of $23,000 from the Victorian Government through Volunteering Victoria to strengthen volunteer connections on the Peninsula.
Published on 18 January 2021
Mornington Peninsula Shire is working with local businesses to create an entertaining atmosphere in Main Street, Mornington on Tuesday 26 January 2021, where our community can reflect, respect and celebrate Australia Day..
The people of the Peninsula have voted for a mascot to represent our Gardens for Wildlife program and the Blue-Banded Bee buzzed its way to the top spot in our recent poll.
Published on 14 January 2021
Beach matting has been rolled out at Mount Martha this summer as part of Mornington Peninsula Shire’s Disability Inclusion Plan, thanks to our partnership with Mount Martha Life Saving Club.
The Mornington Peninsula Shire sends our sincerest condolences to all involved in the tragic events in our beaches recently. We want to thank our emergency services who responded quickly and our Lifesavers who went over and above to help our community.Sadly, these tragedies are a timely reminder that we need to encourage everyone to stay safe around water.
Are you over 50 and feeling undervalued? Mornington Peninsula Shire together with Silver and Wise are hosting three free online workshops for mature aged people who need a bit of motivation to plan their next move.
Mornington Peninsula Shire is providing free mental health first aid training to anyone working, volunteering with or caring for young people on the Mornington Peninsula.
Published on 08 January 2021
To celebrate Australia Day 2021, we’re asking you our Peninsula community to send us your favourite Australian song.
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
Open from 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).
Rosebud Office90 Besgrove Street, 3939
Mornington Office2 Queen Street, 3931
Hastings Office21 Marine Parade, 3915
Somerville Office1085 Frankston-Flinders Road, within Somerville Library, 3912
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