Events for your Diary

Beach Patrol and Love our Streets clean ups are currently on hold due to the lockdown. However the BP/LOS organisers have suggested Spring Clean the City on September 26.

Thu 11, 6:30pm, BCNA AGM, Trugo Club or via Zoom

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Saturday, 29 October 2016

Council Election Results

The VEC has announced the results of last week’s local council election.  Those elected for Gateway Ward (which includes Beacon Cove) were:
  • Bernadene Voss (1st)
  • Marcus Pearl (2nd)
  • Ogy Simic (3rd).
Further information is available at the VEC results website.

Monday, 17 October 2016

BCNA Annual General Meeting - Thursday 17 November

The BCNA Annual General Meeting will be held at
7pm, Thursday 17 November 2016
Sandridge Community Centre and Trugo Club, Garden City Reserve

The formal part of the meeting will include presentation of reports and the annual financial statement together with the election of office bearers for 2016-17.

Our Guest speaker will be the Mayor of the City of Port Phillip, Councillor Bernadene Voss.

Also speaking will be Claire Jordan-Whillans, Media & Community Relations Manager for Victoria International Container Terminal Limited (VICT) who will provide a brief report on the new container terminal at Webb Dock.

Our local state member The Hon. Martin Foley, MP will also be attending.

Financial members will be sent the Agenda and papers for the meeting towards the end of October.

Monday, 10 October 2016

Seniors Cycling Event - 14 October

Inner South Community Health's SHIP (Social Health and Inclusion Port) programme is running a cycling event as part of the Seniors Festival on Friday 14th October and they have a few places left which they would loved to have filled.

It involves a morning off-road session and then an afternoon on-road under the guidance of facilitators, plus a lunch is included.

If anyone needs to borrow a bike then that can be arranged.

It will be held in Julier Reserve which is the reserve bounded by Dunstan Parade, Gellibrand Road, and Edina Avenue in the Sandridge area, just next to Beacon Cove.

Please contact Laura McDonald from Inner South Community Health (9525 1300 or for further details or to book a place.

Monday, 3 October 2016

Council Candidates Forum - Sunday 9 October

Port People ( and the BCNA are hosting a Council Candidates Forum at which you can hear from candidates standing for election as representatives of Gateway Ward, the new City of Port Phillip council ward which includes Port Melbourne.

     3:30-5:30pm, Sunday 9th October
     Murphy's Reserve Pavilion
     525 Williamstown Rd, Port Melbourne

Ten candidates are standing for election for the three Councillor ward.

The format of the forum will be an opening statement (2-3 minutes) from each candidate outlining who they are and why they are standing for Port Phillip Council, followed by questions from the floor.