Latest news

Stay informed with the latest news and important announcements from within Glen Eira City Council and around the municipality.

For all media enquiries, email us at media@gleneira.vic.gov.au

15 July 2024

Election or political signs leading up to the 2024 local government elections

Election signs

What to know about election or political signs leading up to the 2024 local government elections.

11 July 2024

Expressions of interest to lease kindergarten space for 5 years at Murrumbeena Family Centre

Glen Eira City Council is seeking expressions of interest from not-for-profit organisations to lease space at Murrumbeena Family Centre, 105 Murrumbeena Road, Murrumbeena VIC 3163. The organisation must be able to demonstrate that it can provide Victorian Government-funded kindergarten programs for three-year-old and four-year-old children which prioritise families who live, work, or study in the Glen Eira community.

27 June 2024

Reviewing Council’s emissions reduction pathway

Solar panels

We’re committed to reducing Council’s carbon emissions and supporting our community to reduce emissions as well.

27 June 2024

Statement from the Mayor on Minister’s LXRP cycling corridor decision

Cyclist riding down the road

The Minister for Transport Infrastructure has decided the Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP) will build a separated, on-road, Copenhagen-style cycling corridor on Queens Avenue, Caulfield. 

26 June 2024

Changes to the Regional Assessment Service

Women speaking with an elderly man and women

As part of the Aged Care Reforms, the Australian Government has changed the way Home Support Assessments will be done from Monday 1 July 2024.

26 June 2024

Council meeting snapshot for 25 June 2025

Glen Eira Town Hall

Council met on 25 June 2025 and considered 11 different reports.

26 June 2024

This year’s Budget will help our City grow and face future challenges

Truck clearing branches

Our 2024–25 Budget was adopted at our June Council meeting. The Budget balances new initiatives, quality service delivery and financially sustainable.

25 June 2024

Striving for a healthy Glen Eira

We aim to support everyone in Glen Eira to live a healthy, inclusive and resilient life.

25 June 2024

Have your say on our Rooming House Policy

Rooming houses offer accommodation for low income and disadvantaged members of our community, particularly those who can’t access, afford, or sustain a tenancy in the private rental market.

21 June 2024

Vale Uncle Greg Muir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that the following page contains the name and image of someone who has died. Image shared with the permission of Uncle Greg's family.

20 June 2024

Keeping Glen Eira safe and inclusive

Bentleigh Hodgson Reserve

We want Glen Eira to feel safe and inclusive to everyone who lives, works and plays here. This is especially the case in our public spaces like our parks and reserves.

19 June 2024

Purchase of Land by Glen Eira City Council

Section 112(3) of the Local Government Act 2020 (Vic) provides that any purchase or compulsory acquisition of land by a Council must be undertaken in accordance with the Council’s Community Engagement Policy.