To protect our community following the declaration of a State of Emergency in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) we’re postponing, cancelling or modifying non-essential services, programs, events & activities from Tues 17 March until further notice. This includes: Libraries, Leisure centres, MPRG, Tourist Information Centre Dromana, Briars Visitor Information Centre & Shire Nursery
Further information & contact details for coronavirus
Summer is for everyone, check out our essential guide to summer on the Mornington Peninsula.
Download the Guide: Summer Guide 2019/20(PDF, 6MB)
Bushland reserves, libraries, the Briars historic property and wildlife sanctuary, Mount Martha Public Golf Course, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, playgrounds, recreation centres and sporting facilities! Check out the great range of places to go and things to do offered by our facilities across the Peninsula.
With 192km of coastline, two bays plus ocean beaches there are plenty of options to enjoy the beach on the Peninsula. Learn more about our beaches.
Australia Day is an occasion for residents and visitors to our region to come together and a time for us to officially welcome the newest members and families to our communities. From music to markets, fun-runs to fireworks, BBQ's to bowling - from dawn to dusk - the entire family will be entertained by events across the Peninsula.
Markets on the Peninsula offer customers access to quality, freshly harvested produce whilst supporting local farmers and directly putting money back into our communities.
Christmas carols, fairs, concerts and more across the Peninsula.
The Mornington Peninsula is home to various community and Shire events, markets plus our annual Australia Day celebrations and Anzac Day commemorations.
We want to see what summer on the Peninsula means to you, your family and your friends… this year, or in years gone by. Pull out your photo album or pick up your phone and share your photos on social media!
At Farmers' Markets and Farm Gates, customers are guaranteed access to quality, freshly harvested produce whilst supporting local farmers and directly putting money back into our communities.
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
Further Coronavirus community information and support
Learn more about Mornington Peninsula Shire beaches
Further community information and support
Learn more about the Changes to Aged & Disability Services
Learn more about how you can help
Information for parents