Stage 3 "Stay at Home" restrictions have been reinstated across metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire from 11:59pm on Wednesday 8 July. This includes the Mornington Peninsula.
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Published on 13 July 2020
Don't miss out on providing your thoughts on Mornington Peninsula Shire's draft Mornington Peninsula Towards Zero Road Safety Strategy for 2020-2025. Consultation closes 30 July 2020!
Each year Mornington Peninsula Shire celebrates the achievements and contributions of local community members through the Australia Day Local Awards.
Published on 09 July 2020
Mornington Peninsula Shire is beginning the Napier Street Plaza redevelopment as part of the Rye Township Plan. The Rye Township Plan sets the strategic vision and direction for the improvement of the foreshore, streetscape and town centre of Rye.
Published on 08 July 2020
In response to the Victorian Premier’s COVID-19 update announced yesterday, Mornington Peninsula Shire Council has expressed concern for the health and well being of its community and the disproportionate impact on local businesses.
Published on 07 July 2020
Tonight, more than 116,000 Australians are experiencing homelessness including approximately 220 young people from across the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula region according to the 2016 Census.
In the coming weeks, Mornington Peninsula Shire will commence works on upgrading the Hastings Boat Ramp. This project is part of the State Government’s commitment to upgrading six priority boat ramps across the state.
Published on 03 July 2020
Mornington Peninsula Mayor Sam Hearn has welcomed the announcement of compensation for local tourism accommodation operators who’ve suffered cancellations due to the lockdown of metropolitan COVID hotspots.
Work has started on a feasibility study investigating the potential for the Peninsula’s hinterland region to be connected to a permanent supply of high-quality alternative water.
Published on 02 July 2020
The Peninsula’s beloved Briars is one of the largest environmental assets of Mornington Peninsula Shire.
Rosebud will be receiving 40km/h speed limits across 24 residential streets as part of Mornington Peninsula Shire’s efforts to improve road and pedestrian safety.
At its Council Meeting on Tuesday 23 June 2020, Mornington Peninsula Shire Council made the decision to re-advertise its Proposed Budget 2020/21 which will now be on public exhibition until 5pm Thursday 30 July 2020.
Mornington Peninsula Shire is urging all residents to have their say on a proposal for a new gas facility and underground pipeline at Crib Point. The Crib Point Gas Import Jetty and Pipeline Project is proposed by AGL and APA Group to increase the supply of natural gas to south-eastern Australia.
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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