Learn how we bring together the many different aspects of the water cycle - demand, harvesting, reuse, conservation and treatment to holistically manage this important resource.
What you can do to save water in your home, property or business.
All you need to know about stormwater, water sensitive urban design, soak pits and drainage.
Within the Mornington Peninsula Shire groundwater is found in the Port Phillip and Western Port groundwater basins. This groundwater is used for irrigation, stock watering and garden watering.
Domestic wastewater disposal is an important environmental issue on the Mornington Peninsula with many properties across the Peninsula relying on septic tank systems to dispose of their wastewater.
Drainage & Flood Mapping The Shire has committed to manage the impact of more frequent and intense storm events through drainage improvements and flood prone mapping.
Mornington Peninsula waterways, including creeks, wetlands and groundwater, together with our beaches and bays, play a vital role in our natural environment and are also important socially, economically and culturally.
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
Open from 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).
Rosebud Office90 Besgrove Street, 3939
Mornington Office2 Queen Street, 3931
Hastings Office21 Marine Parade, 3915
Somerville Office1085 Frankston-Flinders Road, within Somerville Library, 3912
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