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  • A turtle under the sea

    Rare snorkelling find

    Banksia Bulletin contributor, Michael Anderson, reflects on his recent snorkelling trip at the bound...

  • Six adults and one baby smiling. They have Band-Aids on their arms and have recently received their vaccinations. The background is pink.

    COVID testing sites in Bayside

    A new walk through COVID-19 testing site is now open for Bayside residents at 232 Bluff Road Sandrin...

  • Stay well this winter from COVID-19

    Stay well this winter

    The Victorian Government has announced updated COVID-19 advice for us all to stay safe in winter and...

  • Open House Melbourne 2022 - featuring photos of Bayside Gallery, Billilla, Bayside Council Chambers and Brighton Town Hall.

    See some of Bayside’s architectural gems as part of Open House Melbourne

    Join us on Open House Melbourne weekend (Saturday 30 – Sunday 31 July 2022) and see some of the arch...

  • Two townhouses with wood paneling and a clear blue sky behind

    Push for environmentally sustainable design development

    We’re creating a more environmentally sustainable Bayside and helping to deliver our Climate Emergen...

  • Mayor with winners from Ellen Jose Art Award for young women

    Winners for Ellen José art award for young women announced

    At the award announcement on Saturday 2 July, it was declared that two artists would jointly share t...

  • Illustration of under water with fish and coral

    Plastic Free July: How plastic is made and why is it a problem?

    Plastics have become a common and accepted part of our lives. The material is widely used as the bas...

  • Image of chain of ponds

    Help us plan the future for Elsternwick Park Nature Reserve

    We are looking for people who can share their thoughts and insights to ensure Elsternwick Park Natur...

  • Nakia Cadd, 2022 (detail) Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan artwork

    The next step for Reconciliation

    Bayside City Council has endorsed our inaugural Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan, taking the next...

  • Bins sitting at the kerbside waiting for collection

    A message from the Mayor about Bayside's bin switch

    From Monday 4 July 2022, we’re making the switch to: emptying food and green waste bins weekly and e...

  • Cat Rabbit in front of Hampton Library Mural

    All eyes on Hampton Library, with the installation of its latest mural by Cat Rabbit

    All eyes were on Hampton Library last week, with the installation of Council’s latest mural by Cat R...

  • Sand and sea coloured aboriginal art

    NAIDOC Week in Bayside

    NAIDOC Week in Bayside celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Str...