Media & news

Time for some good clean fun (Media Release)

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Celebrate Clean Up Australia Day (5 March) by registering a clean up site or joining an existing one. Visit

'Write by the Bay' youth writing prize (Media Release)

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
The annual Hobsons Bay youth writing prize is open with over $1000 worth of cash and other prizes to be won.

Council to call for a public exhibition process for amendment to rezone former Dons site (Media Release)

Monday, 20 February 2017
Council has decided to proceed with a public exhibition process for an application to rezone 66 ha former industrial land in Altona North.

Hobsons Bay Annual Community Survey (Media Release)

Monday, 20 February 2017
800 households will be randomly selected to take part in the Annual Community Survey from 20 Feb to the end of March

Lights on at Logan Reserve (News)

Friday, 17 February 2017
Council has installed new projection lighting at Logan Reserve in Altona

54 Woods Street a Mesh Mash of possibility (News)

Tuesday, 14 February 2017
Mesh Mash has opened its studio and pop-up shop at 54 Woods Street Laverton selling limited edition prints by young people and artists.

The perfect message for young bodies (Media Release)

Friday, 10 February 2017
Council is hosting a free workshop hosted by author Sharon Witt for teenaged girls and their parents on body image.

Baseball's Championship Series is coming to Hobsons Bay (News)

Monday, 30 January 2017
The Aces have secured a spot in the Series - meaning Altona will see some Championship Series action in February.

Hobsons Bay Citizens of the Year announced (Media Release)

Thursday, 26 January 2017
A mental health advocate and a supporter of lifelong learning have taken out Hobsons Bay’s top honours.

Elm tree in Commonwealth Reserve hit by winds (Media Release)

Tuesday, 24 January 2017
One of the mature elm trees in Commonwealth Reserve experienced branch failure on Friday afternoon during the high winds.