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Feature Story

Mornington’s Climate Emergency Plan is a winner

The Mornington Peninsula Shire has won the top accolade in the ambition category at this year's Climate Awards Ceremony. The award recognises the “bold [and] detailed” proposals that the council has put forward in their "Ensuring our Future" Climate Emergency Plan. Specifically, the council's aim of reaching net zero emissions by 2040 was praised by the Cities Power Partnership for being “aligned with the science and outcome focused”.  Newly appointed Mayor […]

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Koala

Feature Story

Koalas under threat

Koalas are an iconic Australian symbol. We love them, tourists love them. But here on the Mornington Peninsula, and elsewhere around the country, the koala population is in serious decline. Koalas need our help. They’re facing a number of threats: land clearing, urban development, changes in our climate, traffic and diseases. On Thursday 23 May during the breakfast program we spoke to Dirk Jansen from the Mornington Peninsula Koala Conservation […]

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Schools Enviro Week

Local News

Enviro Week 2019

Enviro Week is designed to give children a sense that they can personally contribute to a sustainable future. It caters for primary school aged children and the event is supported by Mornington Peninsula Shire, the region's Bendigo Bank branches and a number of other sponsors.

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