Making News
21/12/2020
Council: outdoor trade helping businesses bounce back after lockdown

​​​​​​​Show off your stuff and shine online

For results driven advertising put your products here

Book your Winter Deep Clean Now!

Having a cleaner environment will help keep your family healthier, happier and more comfortable at home. Contact us today to know more 1300 910 971

​​Plant the seed and reap the rewards

Results-driven online and in print advertising available now

​Every month we have special features

Designed to amplify your business

Create connections online in print and on social media

Your event can be listed on our What’s On pages
 

The introduction of outdoor trade to help businesses recover from lockdown is working well, according to Mornington Peninsula Shire Council. In a statement last Friday the council said: “In townships across the Peninsula, attractive outdoor dining and retail spaces are being created to allow businesses to maximise their trade under the State Government’s ongoing density limitations.

“Part of Main St, Mornington, has been closed to traffic and opened up to pedestrians and cyclists to create more space for outdoor dining and retail. Extra outdoor dining and retail space has also been created in Blairgowrie, Mount Eliza, Mount Martha, McCrae, Rosebud, Sorrento and, most recently, Rye.

“After further discussions with Rye traders this week, the outdoor dining and trading space created between Weir and Dundas streets has been shortened and now runs between Weir and Napier streets. This means a short section of one Sorrento-bound lane between Napier St and Dundas St has been reopened to traffic.

“Parking space and parking turnover are a critical consideration in our planning for outdoor dining. At Rye, there has been no net loss of parking, with the creation of 50 new car spots within walking distance of the main shopping strip. Parking in Rye has also been made easier with the installation of smart parking signage, which alerts motorists to the number of parking bays available in each of the larger carparks around the township. Accessible carparking spaces for those with a disability have been relocated to spots close by.

“Shire officers will continue to work closely with local businesses to activate, improve the amenity and refine the approach at Rye and find a balance that best suits individual needs.”

More information is available here.

Online  in print  on social media

Banner ads now available on our site

​Thinking of online advertising?

Try a multi media package. Smart advertisers choose Mornington Peninsula Magazine

Step up and shine online

Put your brand or super special offer here

 

Advertise with us and book your online advertising spot

Promote your business or offer here - Food Wine Produce

Banner Ads now available

Perfect to promote your business to our online readers

Related Posts

Join our VIP club

Automatically go in the draw for a monthly members only prize!

Receive occasional emails to update you on events and special member offers, plus every month a link to Mornington Peninsula Magazine e-version days before it is released.

Opt out at any time. We promise, no spam!

Advertise with us

Target the affluent and discerning consumer who prefers local products and services.  Showcase your brand in Mornington Peninsula Magazine, online and on social media with one booking.

List your event

No matter what type of event you want to promote we have an option to suit your event size and budget.