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An important part of Council's work is representing the interests of the local community to other levels of government. This advocacy role is explicitly defined in the Local Government Act.

We want to work with all representatives of our region to achieve strong outcomes to enhance the liveability of Bayside.

Ahead of the 2019 federal election Council is seeking support for three key priorities on behalf of our community:

Meet the Candidates Forum for Goldstein

Our Bayside Meet the Candidates Forum for the seat of Goldstein in the lead up to the 2019 Federal election will provide the local community with an opportunity to hear from the candidates on the issues that matter to Bayside.

All of the Bayside municipality lies within the seat of Goldstein.

The Forum will be held on Wednesday 1st May at Brighton Town Hall.

Find out more on the 2019 Meet the Candidates Forum for Goldstein.

Victorian election 2018

In the lead to the 2018 Victorian state election Council sought support for seven key priorities on behalf of our community: