Information about power outages, emergency contacts, latest fire and emergency information, emergency markers and bushfire places of last resort.
The Fire Danger Period commences on December 18th 2017. During this time burning off is prohibited and further restrictions apply on days of total fire ban.
It’s important to plan ahead and consider how you can look after yourself, your loved ones and treasured pets when extreme heat hits.
Further information for property owners who have received a fire prevention notice.Including Fire Management Contractors list and weeds brochure.
We strongly recommend residents prepare and maintain their property in a ‘fire ready condition’, the Shire conducts a Fire Prevention Inspection Program. Learn more...
Are you prepared for an emergency? Your safety is your responsibility. This page can help you prepare for an emergency ahead of time.
The Mornington Peninsula Shire has over 300 Bushland Reserves, for management purposes the peninsula has been separated into 7 catchments based on geographical area.
The economic and social effects of emergencies including loss of life, destruction of property, and dislocation of communities are inevitable.
Learn about bushfire places of last resort, emergency markers, the Shire's Municipal Emergency Management Plan, and the Municipal Fire Management Plan
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the 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.