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Mornington Kaufland Development Rejected

Mornington Kaufland Development Rejected

The proposed Kaufland Development cited below, has been rejected by the Victorian Government. Mr Richard Wynne, the Victorian Planning Minister, announced this in August 2019 Link for Media Release Proposed Kaufland Development at Bata Site Mornington. Please See P.12 of the Mornington News newspaper ! 

New Committee 2019

New Committee 2019

At the Annual General Meeting on 3 October 2019, the following people were elected. President Margaret Howden Vice President Ann Robb Secretary Jill McIver Treasurer Martin Lenard Contact details for the Secretary … Telephone number – 0414 916 689 – email – morningtonea@gmail.com

For Tanti Creek and other Creek Volunteers

For Tanti Creek and other Creek Volunteers

Wastewater Management Officer
The Mornington Peninsula Shire has a Management Officer to deal with issues of Waste Water which can end up in creeks such as Tanti Creek.
Wastewater Management Officer : Telephone number – 5950 1000.

( This message is repeated on the Tanti Creek Friend’s page under Friends
Groups via the navigation bar above. )

Marty Lenard : Article on Creek Predator

Marty Lenard : Article on Creek Predator

Please click on link below … Creek Predator

Fish Survey Report : Tanti Creek.  From Marty Lenard.

Fish Survey Report : Tanti Creek. From Marty Lenard.

Hi Everyone, Please find attached a fish survey report from Streamline Research. The survey was kindly funded by Australian Unity Healthcare Property Trust (owner of the Beleura Private Hospital – refer attached press release for background). My take on the key outcomes are as follows: 

Pictures from Working Bees

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Above: Pictures from Mills Beach Working Bee Sunday 24 June

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Above: Picture from Tanti Creek Working Bee Tuesday 26 June

Beach Patrol 3931 – Volunteers Needed

Mornington Environment Association (MEA) is looking to expand our activities to include BeachPatrol3931. We are asking for volunteers to join us ONCE A MONTH for approximately 1-2 hours to help keep our beaches clean. Postcode 3931 includes Fisherman’s Beach, Mother’s Beach, Shire Hall Beach and 

Ban The Bag – Send an Email to Your Local MP

Ban The Bag – Send an Email to Your Local MP

Following the Meeting of Environment Ministers on 28th July 2017, we failed to see a national-scale announcement of a ban on lightweight bags, as NSW blocked any advance. But we are still moving forwards. There was some state progress and we know that Victoria and 

MPSC Website – Planning Changes

Below is a link to Mornington Peninsula Shire website outlining the Planning Changes and requirements for sending an email to the Planning Minister, Richard Wynne.

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Peninsula Speaks: Website and Newsletter

Peninsula Speaks is dedicated to preserving the Mornington Peninsula. The following link leads to the Peninsula Speaks website which, in turn, gives a link to the current Newsletter. Link to website