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  • A child reading a picture book.

    BIG Summer Read winners announced

    Bayside Libraries is thrilled to announce the winners of The Big Summer Read, a statewide initiative...

  • Portrait of a cheerful senior woman sitting on sofa in the living room and laughing

    Bayside U3A celebrates opening day

    The Bayside University of the Third Age (Bayside U3A) kicked off its 12th year at an opening day eve...

  • Danya the librarian beside a computer.

    Meet our friendly librarian Danya

    Meet our friendly librarian, Danya, Bayside Libraries' resident technology whizz.

  • Man and woman sitting down and smiling

    Make the switch to electric today

    Bayside residents can register for the Electrify Everything installation program, which connects you...

  • View of Head Street and Elwood foreshore from Port Phillip Bay

    Elwood Main Drain Duplication project pop-up events

    Melbourne Water is reducing flooding impacts for our Elwood and Brighton communities by increasing t...

  • Sand and blue coloured Aboriginal art.

    Would you like to be part of our Reconciliation Action Plan Advisory Committee?

    We are seeking expressions of interest from community members interested in joining the Advisory Com...

  • Donald MacDonald Reserve playground

    New year renovation for Don Mac playground

    The Donald MacDonald Playground will be fully upgraded from February 2024, as part of our plan to im...

  • Ricketts Point at sunset

    Australia Day in Bayside

    Bayside City Council will mark Australia Day with our annual flag raising and citizenship ceremony.

  • Two Children crossing the road with crossing supervisor

    School's back next week - slow down and park safely

    As thousands of children return to classrooms across Bayside, we're reminding drivers to take extra ...

  • Graphical illustration show that taking a photo and reporting a problem directly to council results in quickest resolution.

    The quickest way to get dumped rubbish removed

    Report illegally dumped rubbish directly via the Bayside City Council website to get it cleared up q...

  • Grey haired flying fox

    Protect our flying foxes

    Installing fruit tree netting can lead to severe animal welfare issues including the maiming and kil...

  • Installation view of galley

    Call for entries - Bayside Painting Prize

    We are pleased to announce the Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize has been relaunched as the Bayside Pain...