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Investing in region

Mornington Shire Council’s new Service Station is officially open for business. A big thank you to the Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning for the massive investment into our region, and to all that put in the hard work. It’s great to have…

Progressive Council’s collaborate

Today we bid farewell to one of our team members.

Patrick was on secondment from Hobson Bay City Council for the last 12 months.
As our special project manager, he was responsible for major projects such as the Fuel Station Upgrade, Pound and new Airport Terminal. We would like to say a big thank you for all your hard work and being such a pleasure to work with over the last year!

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A decade between “cheers”

Mornington Island residents enjoyed a great evening at Lelka Murrin Tavern while listening to Warren H Williams for most, this was the first cold, alcoholic beverage in a decade. Mayor Wilson says, “as Mayor of Mornington Shire, it brings me such pride to see local…

Remote upgrade underway

Keen eyes would have spotted the new building installed at the Mornington Island Aerodrome last Saturday!

This will be the new airport waiting room while the old terminal is demolished and the new one built.

Once we’re ready to open it up, this will be where Rex tickets are collected from.

Stay tuned for further details!

Council makes waves in Canberra

Our Mornington Shire Council leaders are boarding the plane back from Parliament House, Canberra to Mornington Island following several high level meetings regarding topics such as Service Delivery Reforms, Direct Funding and Social Housing

Mayor Bradley Wilson says “the meetings with the ministers were extremely positive and we are committed to working together to provide better outcomes for the residents of #Gununa”.

“Our community need to be the voice that determines what is delivered on the ground and to have ministers support our vision is a great achievement for our region” Mayor Wilson adds

“As Mayor of the Mornington Shire, I can certainly say our meetings this week with Minister Scullion, Senator Dodson, Senator Hanson’s advisors and Senator Fifield’s advisors have strengthened our voice and our cause.”

“Together, we will steer our vision in the right direction for our community”

“We are working hard with all tiers of government to ensure our voices are heard”