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
Learn more about Mornington Peninsula waterways, water projects, stormwater, groundwater, wastewater / sewage, septic tanks and drainage.
The Mornington Peninsula Shire has been preparing for the potential impacts of climate change for over a decade.
The Mornington Peninsula is home to a rich diversity of flora and fauna including species of regional, state and national significance.
How do I make my home more sustainable and comfortable without spending a fortune? Where do I start to make the greatest impact on my family’s comfort and the environment?
There are many ways to get involved in the community from taking part in a Food Swap to joining a Sustainability Street group or community garden.
Why travel to Melbourne for your school excursions when you can access an environmental education facility right here on the Mornington Peninsula?
The Western Port Ramsar wetlands near Hastings is part of the United Nations (UNESCO) declared special biosphere reserve of the Western Port catchment.
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