Mornington

Labor Refuses Peninsula Landscape Protection

08 Aug 2018

Mr MORRIS (Mornington) — When I first entered this Parliament almost 12 years ago, one of my first statements identified the threat that the Bracks’ government's planning policies posed to the distinctive character of the Mornington Peninsula.

More than a decade on, nothing has changed.

Mornington

Ansett Land – sale welcome but what’s the next step

13 Jun 2018

I welcome the news that sale of the Ansett land has now concluded, and that an investor with existing local interests of is apparently the purchaser.

 

The sale will assist the Ansett Trust to continue the good work they do for children and young people across the Mornington Peninsula.

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Mornington

Main Street Traffic

23 May 2018

Mr MORRIS (Mornington) (12:03:55) — (14 415) My question is for the Minister for Roads and Road Safety.

 

In August 2017 I asked the minister in this house to provide traffic counts for Main Street in Mornington. He responded in October that the average daily two-way count was approximately 14 689 cars.

Mornington

Peninsula Planning – Sensible Controls or Lost Forever?

08 May 2018

MR MORRIS (Mornington) (13:52:29) — I rise this afternoon to congratulate the Mornington Peninsula shire on the strong campaign they have launched against this government's reckless disregard for our peninsula, its disregard for the amenity of peninsula residents and its disregard for the enjoyment the peninsula gives to the many thousands of...

Mornington

Mount Martha North Beach – Keep the Bathing Boxes

20 Feb 2018

Mr MORRIS (Mornington) — I rise this afternoon to address the issue of Mount Martha north beach. This is an issue that has had a number of appearances in debates in this place previously.

For more than a decade the beach has been subject to frequent inundation from the bay, resulting...

Mornington

Mornington Peninsula Planning

14 Nov 2017

Mr MORRIS (Mornington) (15:40:13) — For almost 40 years the green break between Mount Eliza and Mornington has endured, but not without challenge. Only two weeks ago the trustees of the RM Ansett Trust advertised for expressions of interest for the remaining 22.3 hectares of land from Sir Reginald's estate. The land is zoned green wedge...