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Latest news

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

02 April 2020

Autism: It’s time to change your reactions

April is autism awareness month. No one wants to feel judged and unwelcome in their own communities — but many autistic people and their families experience this every day.

31 March 2020

Closure of playgrounds and outdoor fitness equipment

In response to recent announcements made by the Australian Government, all Glen Eira playgrounds and outdoor fitness equipment will be closed until further notice.

26 March 2020

Public Notice: Amendment to Residential Parking Permit System Policy

Notice is given pursuant to section 112(2) of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act) that Glen Eira City Council, at its meeting held on 17 March 2020, amended the Glen Eira City Council Residential Parking Permit System Policy (the Policy), which is incorporated into the Glen Eira City Council Community Local Law 2019 (the Local Law).

23 March 2020

Update on cancelled events

For the continued good health of our community, as a precautionary measure to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the following events have been cancelled or postponed. 

22 March 2020

Closure of libraries and leisure facilities

The closure of our libraries and leisure facilities has been made in accordance with the Victorian Government’s shutdown of all non-essential activity across our state to combat the spread of COVID-19.

18 March 2020

Bluestone reconstruction policy

Have your say on Glen Eira’s draft Bluestone laneway and kerb and channel reconstruction policy.

10 March 2020

Councils seek a smarter solution for household rubbish

Cartoon tractor

Glen Eira City Council and 15 other councils from the south east of Melbourne have commenced the first collective tender for advanced waste processing solutions that will process household rubbish instead of sending it straight to landfill.

02 March 2020

2020 Pet Expo

Mum and daughter with pony

Exciting news for animal lovers! The 2020 Pet Expo will be held as a stand-alone event during spring, when the weather is cooler and more comfortable for our furry, feathered and woolly friends.

26 February 2020

Statement from Glen Eira Mayor Cr Margaret Esakoff

Cars parked on the street

Yesterday the Ombudsman tabled a report in Parliament — Investigation into three councils’ outsourcing of parking fine internal reviews. The report makes three recommendations for reform to the State Government and two recommendations for the three councils subject to the review — including Glen Eira City Council.

25 February 2020

Statement from Glen Eira Mayor Cr Margaret Esakoff

Cars parked on the street

The Ombudsman has today tabled a report in Parliament — Investigation into three councils’ outsourcing of parking fine internal reviews. The report makes recommendations for the State Government and for the three councils subject to the review — including Glen Eira City Council.

24 February 2020

Council celebrates remarkable Aboriginal Elder at Mallanbool Reserve

Louisa Briggs pictured holding child

Glen Eira City Council in partnership with the Boon Wurrung Foundation, is presenting Louisa Briggs Day — a free, engaging, family-friendly event on Sunday 1 March to honour and celebrate the life and legacy of a respected Elder — Parbin-ata Louisa Briggs.

24 February 2020

Community Grants Program applications to open soon

Two ladies performing CPR on a dummy

Applications for Council’s 2020–2021 Community Grants Program open on Monday 2 March.