Save Rosebud Foreshore

Please help Nepean Ratepayers Association to Save Rosebud Foreshore.

About 12 months ago they thought that the issue was settled when the Council purchased an alternative inland site in central Rosebud for $8 million (to build a public pool) and Dr Michael Kennedy, Chief Executive Officer of the Mornington Peninsular Shire, said that the pool would not be built on the foreshore.

However on 9 December 2013, six of the eleven councillors voted to build the pool on the foreshore and not to use the central Rosebud site.

The Victorian Coastal Strategy states that non-coastal dependent developments should not be built on our foreshores or coastal reserves as they are already under pressure from coastal dependent developments such as: boating; lifesaving; yachting; and erosion from storm events and sea level rise … click Letter seeking support from Community Groups to read more.

To confirm your support, can you simply reply to this email – indicating your position. Neapen Ratepayers would also like your advice regarding any other groups that may support then.