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Published on 16 April 2021
The Flinders Community Hub and Flinders Park Public Toilet Amenity projects are reaching an exciting stage in the design process.
Mornington Peninsula Shire and the Peninsula Writers’ Club invite local writers to apply for the Mayor’s Short Story Writing Awards!
The Mornington Peninsula Shire has welcomed a significant funding boost to build an integrated youth services hub in Rosebud.
Published on 15 April 2021
Susan Bissinger has been announced as the new Nepean Ward Councillor for the Mornington Peninsula Shire. She will join Deputy Mayor Cr Sarah Race representing communities in townships including Rye, Tootgarook, Blairgowrie, Sorrento and Portsea.
Published on 13 April 2021
Nominations for Mornington Peninsula Shire’s Delys Sargeant Age-Friendly Awards are opening Monday 19 April 2021.The awards recognise a local initiative, club, business, service or person of any age that contributes to building a stronger local community for older people who live, work or visit the Mornington Peninsula.
Published on 09 April 2021
Write and record your memories and milestones to share with your family and friends in a keepsake book. Seniors are invited to join us at our libraries for free face-to-face workshops to explore and write your personal memories in a keepsake book of stories and images.
Published on 08 April 2021
Did you know volunteers across the Peninsula help maintain and protect our foreshores and bushlands reserves? Our bushland and foreshores need our love and attention. Currently, we have more than 60 groups of volunteers across the Peninsula. These friends groups help look after and maintain our land – they are absolutely vital for our natural environments.
Mornington Peninsula Shire is proudly supporting Anzac Day services at 12 local townships on Sunday 25 April 2021.
Over the last few months, the Yawa Aquatic Centre build has made steady progress and works are nearing completion inside the building. All pools have been filled, as well as the pool surroundings (concourse) and pool tiling completed.
Works have started on rebuilding the rock revetment on the Safety Beach foreshore near the sailing club.The Bay Trail has been diverted around the work site, with a temporary fence maintaining pedestrian access and safety. Heavy machinery will be at the location for the next Grants range from $1,000 – $5,000 and money must be used for activities aligned with the Single-use Plastics Policy.
Published on 07 April 2021
Mornington Peninsula libraries are set to become even easier to access with a major upgrade to our online system. The new system will have many features our customers have requested and includes a new app that will put the library onto your smartphone and will even store your library card.
After receiving feedback last year from the community, Mornington Peninsula Shire has updated the concept plans for the Rye foreshore redevelopment as part of the $6.5 million Rye Township Plan.
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