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
The Shire provides a variety of Youth programs for young people across the peninsula.
A four-week program supporting Year 6 students as they transition to secondary school.
A program that funds music events coordinated by young people.
A program to help learners get their 120 hours on road driving experience.
A program for young people who identify as Gay, Lesbian, Bi, Trans, and Intersex as well as young people who support them.
A state-funded program that brings schools and agencies together to support young people to remain connected to education.
A program that facilitates and promotes the healthy development of children and young people on the Mornington Peninsula.
Each school holidays we run excursions, as well as plenty of activities at each of our 3 youth centres.
Our Drop In programs operate out of each of our Youth Centres, as well as various community locations around the Shire. This page provides information about our community Drop In locations. For more information about our centre based Drop In programs, please visit the relevant centre page.
Mental health first aid training can assist in supporting young peoplewithin our community. The Shire is providing free mental healthfirst aid training to anyone working, volunteering with or caring for young people 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 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