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Crime prevention efforts pay off in Fitzroy Street

Crimes reported in the Fitzroy Street Precinct dropped 58 per cent following initiatives including a CCTV network, a Port Phillip Council report has revealed. The final evaluation report for the Fitzroy and Little Grey Streets...

What’s on in Port in July

What's on in Port PORTogether - Active Sharing THANK YOU!! Thanks to everyone who came to the PORTogether Active Sharing Exhibition on Tuesday 18th June. Remember the exhibition will...
Mayor Dick Gross

1 July Port Phillip Council Media Release 2019-20 Budget Adopted 2019

Port Phillip Council has adopted its Budget 2019/20 and revised Council Plan 2017-27. A $65 million investment in projects to maintain, grow and improve Council services and assets for Port Phillip’s growing community is at...
Dick Gross Mayor CoPP

Port Phillip customers to experience digital difference

Port Phillip Council’s digital heart is being redesigned and reimagined to make it easier to find and understand information, request services and complete transactions on its websites. Under a ten-year $2.8 million contract awarded to...
Dance card

DANCE CARD 2019

DANCE CARD encourages over 50s to dance like nobody’s watching Over-50s: dig out your dancing shoes and get ready to fill your DANCE CARD as Port Phillip Council, supported by Bendigo Bank, presents four different...

Spencer | New Australian Comedy-Drama

Failure. Family. Forgiveness.  SPENCER Gasworks Arts Park is proud to present Spencer by Katy Warner, the brand new Australian comedy-drama from one of Australia's leading independent theatre companies Lab Kelpie that explores the fate of one gloriously dysfunctional...
Memorial to shine a light on homelessness on the longest night of the year

Memorial to shine a light on homelessness on the longest night of the year

While the winter solstice marks the longest night of the year, every night is long for those experiencing homelessness, particularly in the bitterly cold months. On Thursday 20 June, the winter solstice will again serve...

Port Phillip launches Sustainable Business Network over breakfast

Port Phillip business owners and representatives committed to reducing their environmental impact recently gathered to launch Port Phillip Council’s Sustainable Business Network (SBN). Trading sustainability credentials over croissants, the sell-out event is set to be...

Major outdoor dining fee reductions on the table

Lower outdoor dining fees are on the menu in Port Phillip, including a “revitalisation rate” for areas including the Fitzroy Street precinct. Mayor Dick Gross said the updated footpath trading fee policy, to apply from...
Mayor Dick Gross

Port Phillip Council urges action on mental health

Port Phillip Council is urging the Victorian Government to make changes to mental health services for its community through its submission to the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System. Council has called for the...