summer deals open to ‘stay and play’ in port phillip

Summer deals open to ‘Stay and Play’ in Port Phillip

With holidays to far-flung destinations off the agenda for the foreseeable future, why not try a ‘staycation’ in Port Phillip and rediscover the City with the reputation of being Melbourne’s seaside playground. Port Phillip Council,...
‘spotto’ port phillip icons to enter live love local competition

‘Spotto’ Port Phillip icons to enter Live Love Local competition

Port Phillip Council is taking the retro Spotto game out of cars and into its distinctive streets and neighbourhoods in a competition to help activate public spaces and support traders. A keen eye and a...
working for victoria supports covid-safe summer in port phillip

Working for Victoria supports COVID-safe summer in Port Phillip

An additional 50 people will boost Port Phillip’s efforts to deliver a COVID-safe summer and assist with recovery efforts under the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria initiative. The initiative, which matches people who lost their...
‘play it safe’ in port phillip over summer

‘Play It Safe’ in Port Phillip over Summer

Port Phillip Council is reminding beach and park-goers to “Play It Safe” ahead of busy public holidays including Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve/Day. Port Phillip’s scenic outdoor spaces, including 11 km of foreshore and...
entries open for 2021 st kilda film festival

Entries open for 2021 St Kilda Film Festival

The show will go on in 2021 with entries opening today for the 38th St Kilda Film Festival (SKFF). Australia's largest and longest-running short film festival will encompass the best of both worlds next year,...
recycling reset to turnaround bin contamination

Recycling Reset to turnaround bin contamination

Port Phillip Council has launched a Recycling Reset campaign to help residents combat growing bin contamination linked to people staying at home more during to the COVID-19 pandemic. An audit revealed the contamination rate of...
collaboration and covid-19 recovery key priorities for new port phillip mayor

Collaboration and COVID-19 recovery key priorities for new Port Phillip Mayor

Former Deputy Mayor Louise Crawford is Port Phillip’s new Mayor Cr Crawford said she is looking forward to getting to know all her fellow Councillors as they build the foundation of the new 2020-24 Council. “While we...
j l murphy reserve upgrades ready and waiting for first bounce

J L Murphy Reserve upgrades ready and waiting for first bounce

The $4.7 million redevelopment of J L Murphy Reserve, Port Melbourne was celebrated virtually today, after the official opening in March was delayed by COVID-19. The extensive upgrades were driven by the increased participation of...
design & development awards 2020 announced digitally

Design & Development Awards 2020 announced digitally

The best of urban design and innovation in Port Phillip was recognised last night as winners of Council’s Design & Development Awards 2020 were announced via a digital ceremony, after the March presentation was...
arts grants deliver rapid support to port phillip creatives

Arts grants deliver rapid support to Port Phillip creatives

Local artists, cultural organisations and creative groups have shared in almost $132,000 of small quick response grants, as part of Port Phillip Council’s Arts Response Grants program. The program was developed to reduce the impact...