A total fire ban and heat health alert have been issued for Friday 25 January. No fires can be lit or be allowed to remain alight in the open air. Plan ahead to beat the heat and stay healthy. Please note: the Shire Nursery and Wildlife Sanctuary at The Briars will be closed due to the extreme heat. Learn more about being prepared for hot weather plus other emergency information and resources.
Staying healthy in hot weather, fire and emergency information
This section has information about Child Care, Family Day Care, Early Years & Best Start, Kindergarten (Preschool) and Immunisation.
There are 33 Community Halls (venues) for hire within the Mornington Peninsula Shire. Our community halls can cater for a broad range of activities, functions and events.
Our Youth Services team provides support, guidance, and referral to young people and their families to establish strong foundations and to nurture positive futures.
We provide a range of services and activities designed to support older people to stay active and independent and living at home.
View information in this section about the Shire's Road Management Plan, register of public roads, unmade roads construction, VicRoads information and footpath construction.
Support and Information for people with disability to access and be included in the community. View information about disability parking, scooter recharge scheme, respite care, disability directory and accessible recreation.
Discover your local events, parks facilities, projects, councillors, bin dates and more.
In this section view information on community health and wellbeing, including initiatives such as family violence prevention and awareness, Best Bites, housing, public health issues such as Buruli Ulcer and more.
Grants are available to local voluntary non-profit groups across a range of programs. We offer a range of grants to support our community.
Mornington Peninsula Cemetery Trust manages and maintains four cemeteries on the Mornington Peninsula located at Mornington, Dromana, Flinders and Tyabb.
Volunteering can be a rewarding and enjoyable experience that benefits you and your community.
Mornington Peninsula Library Service provides a range of services & programs at our Mornington, Rosebud, Hastings & Somerville libraries, while our Mobile Library visits 16 towns each week.
This Section has information on the services, programs and support offered by the Warringinee Group to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders on the Mornington Peninsula.
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 Boon Wurrung / Bunurong people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters.