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  • Playground with bumpy slide and rock climbing wall

    Swing by our new playground upgrades

    Swing, spin, jump and slide. There’s something for everyone at Bayside’s three new upgraded playgrou...

  • Photo of Ellen Jose

    Behind the Ellen José Art Award for young women

    The inaugural Ellen José Art Award for young women is in its final weeks at Bayside Gallery.

  • Installation view of the Ellen José Art Award for young women, featuring Emma Singer's six panel painting Ngayuku Ngura (My country) (2022) .

    Artbank acquires Ellen José Art Award for young women finalist artwork

    Artbank purchased the artwork through their unique Government visual arts program and access initiat...

  • Aged care worker showing older resident how to have a good stretch

    Thank you to our aged care employees

    This Aged Care Employee Day we’re honouring those who care for and support the older members of our ...

  • Solar panels on roof with blue skies in the background

    Environmental upgrade finance available now

    Bayside businesses are now supported to fund projects that help save money and improve economic and ...

  • Black Rock Clock Tower with blue sky in backgroun

    Bayside’s iconic Black Rock Clock Tower revealed as 2023 yarnbombing landmark

    The iconic Black Rock Clock Tower has been revealed as the site for Bayside’s yarnbombing extravagan...

  • Detox your Home- Help keep your family, pets and the environment safe- photo of young child, women and family pet looking at the camera

    Bayside- Detox your home

    Safely dispose of unwanted everyday household chemicals at our upcoming Detox your home event.

  • Man wearing hat presents potted plant

    Community Nursery Gala Day

    Come and celebrate the Community Nursery Gala Day on Saturday April 02.

  • Large power pole with many lines connected and trees growing underneath

    Who pays to put powerlines underground?

    Underground powerlines can lead to more streets lined with dense tree canopies and help prevent elec...

  • To end homelessness we need a plan.

    To end homelessness we need a plan

    Homelessness Week is a reminder to think about what having a home means. Being homeless can mean mor...

  • Approach to Council Chambers with view of stairs and blue sky behind

    Room or Zoom? Proposed format flexibility for Council meetings

    Reviewing our Governance Rules is an opportunity to improve how Council meetings are conducted and d...

  • COVID-19 RAT test

    Free RAT program for eligible Victorians with disability extended

    It’s a time to ensure everyone with disability has access to enough rapid antigen tests. The free ra...