Latest news

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

12 September 2019

Have your say on East Village Planning Scheme Amendment

Glen Eira City Council is seeking feedback on its Planning Scheme Amendment for the East Village precinct.

09 September 2019

Join the reuse movement and host a garage sale

Garage Sale Trail

Registrations for the 2019 Garage Sale Trail are now open. It’s estimated around 400,000 Australians will take part this year, rehoming more than four million kilograms of various items and saving them from going to landfill.

05 September 2019

Council working towards keeping Glen Eira moving

People travel by many means, for different reasons and on different occasions. Building a more efficient transport future for Glen Eira challenges us to look more closely at the different ways we get around together.

05 September 2019

Council welcomes feedback on options for a Safe Cycling Corridor

Cycling lane

Residents are invited to provide feedback on Council’s Corridor Assessment Report on Safe Cycling Corridor options for Glen Eira.

05 September 2019

Fair and balanced: a new and innovative approach to parking

car parking

Balancing the needs of car owners and drivers while ensuring public spaces are people-friendly can be challenging.

05 September 2019

Notice of the Preparation of an Amendment to a Planning Scheme

Amendment C155. The land affected by the Amendment is the land described within the East Village Comprehensive Development Plan, December 2018 (the CDP), shown in Map 1 below and known as East Village.

05 September 2019

Appointment of Audit and Risk Committee independent member

Glen Eira City Council is seeking to appoint an experienced and appropriately qualified professional as an independent member to its Audit and Risk Committee.

04 September 2019

Reappointment of the CEO

Rebecca McKenzie

At a Council Meeting on Tuesday 3 September, Council unanimously resolved to reappoint Rebecca McKenzie as its Chief Executive Officer for a five-year term, commencing in February 2020.

02 September 2019

International Women’s Day 2020: photographic exhibition

To celebrate International Women’s Day in 2020, Council is planning to host a three-week community photographic exhibition to honour the women of Glen Eira.

26 August 2019

2019 Youth Art Exhibition call-out

: 2018 Youth Art Exhibition Secondary Category winner Bronzen Taylor-Bogaars.

Council’s Youth Leadership Team is calling on all interested artists to submit their best drawings, graphic art, paintings, crafts, photos, textiles or sculptures to be displayed as part of the 2019 Youth Art Exhibition.

19 August 2019

New active play space now open at Joyce Park

What was once an unused turf for a bowling green, taking up precious open space, has been revitalised into a new community active recreation play space.

19 August 2019

Paw-field Park is the place to make fur-ends!

Dog park in Caulfield

Glen Eira’s first and only fully fenced dog off-leash area is now open at The Wedge, just outside Caulfield Racecourse.