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
Through the Disability Action Plan, MetroAccess, and All Abilities Consultative Committee, we are progressively working to improve access, equality and inclusion for people with a disability.
View information on accessible reaction, accessible beach wheelchair hire, beach matting and Liberty Swing locations on the Mornington Peninsula
Learn about the Disabled Persons’ Parking Scheme for people with a disability, learn how individuals and organisations can apply for a permit, permit renewals, cancellations and more.
The Recharge Scheme is an initiative which invites businesses to provide a power point for people to recharge the batteries of their electric wheelchair or scooter.
The Shire is committed to enhancing the safe participation and health and wellbeing of people who use motorised scooters and other motorised mobility devices. Council has developed a range of resources to assist users of these mobility devices to maximise their independence including the Township Mobility Maps.
View information on accessible transport opportunities on the Mornington Peninsula.
Changing Places toilets are designed for people with a disability who have high support needs, including requiring the assistance of a hoist and/or height adjustable table.
The Master Locksmiths Access Key (MLAK) is a system designed to give people with disabilities 24 hour access to a network of public facilities across Australia.
We provide a range of accessible leisure and recreational activities for people with disabilities and older residents across the peninsula.
The Shire provides a range of services designed to support, frail, older people and people with a disability and their carers, including the Police Point Respite Program.
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