Mornington Peninsula Shire Council profile

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council is divided into six wards. Along the Port Phillip Bay coast, Nepean Ward includes Portsea, Sorrento, Blairgowrie, Tootgarook and most of Rye. Seawinds Ward includes Rosebud, Dromana and Safety Beach. Briars Ward includes Mount Eliza, Mornington and most of Mount Martha. Along the Western Port Bay coast, Watson Ward includes Somerville and Tyabb. Cerberus Ward includes Hastings and Bittern. Red Hill Ward includes Red Hill, Merricks North, Balnarring, Somers, Point Leo and Flinders.

Features of the council

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council covers 726.14 sqKm.

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council is divided into six wards. There is a total of 11 councillors.

Current Councillors

Briars Ward (3 councillors)
COLOMB, Bev
HEARN, Sam
CLARK, Rosie

Cerberus Ward (1 councillor)
ROPER, Kate

Nepean Ward (2 councillors)
PAYNE, Bryan
FRASER, Hugh

Red Hill Ward (1 councillor)
GILL, David

Seawinds Ward (3 councillors)
CELI, Antonella
BROOKS, Simon
MARTIN, Frank

Watson Ward (1 councillor)
EDGE, Julie

This structure came into effect at the October 2016 election as a result of a subdivision review conducted in 2016. For more information about the review, visit the Mornington Peninsula Shire Council representation reviews page.

You can find out more about the Mornington Peninsula Shire Council by visiting its website: www.mornpen.vic.gov.au (external link).

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