Divercity e-news and local media

Divercity is the City of Port Phillip's official e-newsletter. There is also a range of local and community media available in the City of Port Phillip, helping you to stay in touch with local issues, news and events.

Divercity e-news

Divercity is our monthly e-newsletter, bringing you the latest City news, what's on, service updates and local exclusives, such as discounts and freebies.

To keep up to date with news about your City and Council, sign up for online.

Know someone who would prefer a printed version of the e-newsletter?

You can download and print one below, or copies are available at our libraries and Town Halls.

We love suggestions for stories. Send your suggestions on My Port Phillip or email the Divercity Editor at divercity@portphillip.vic.gov.au.

For older issues, please contact us for an electronic copy. Hard copies are also available for the latest issue and can be found at each Town Hall, library and some community centres.

Local and community media

Newspapers and online media

There is no longer a printed newspaper that serves the whole of the City of Port Phillip. The Port Phillip Leader is now only produced digitally.

The Southbank Local News is printed monthly and serves the residents, businesses and visitors of postcode 3006 and the Montague Precinct of Fishermans Bend.

*PS Media is a free online community news platform running a pilot program in Port Phillip.


This Week in St Kilda (TWISK) - Weekly e-newsletter, website and monthly podcast focusing on arts, music and community.

Local Radio

A number of community radio stations broadcast in the Port Phillip area.

Southern FM 88.3

Committed to producing programs for the people living and working in its broadcasting area. Visit: Southern FM.

JOY FM 94.9

An independent voice for the diverse lesbian and gay communities. JOY 94.9 is proudly self-funded through on-air sponsorship and most importantly membership. Visit: JOY Melbourne.

Triple R 102.7 FM

Endeavouring to provide the best available programming, challenging its audience, and encouraging their support, feedback and involvement. Triple R is Australia's largest community radio station. Visit: Triple R.

PBS 106.7 FM

A station which provides a clear alternative to both commercial and government radio programs. It broadcasts specialist programs on innovative, and historically significant, music, arts and comedy. Visit: PBS.

3CR 855 AM

Providing programs of interest to a broad general audience and to specific interests groups. Groups broadcasting on 3CR cover the areas of social justice, sport, ethnic communities, the arts and music, and trade unions. Visit: 3CR.

3ZZZ 92.3 FM

The largest ethnic community station in Australia. 3ZZZ is a community-based radio station. Up to 400 volunteers broadcast in 70 community languages for and on behalf of their own community. Visit: 3ZZZ.

3MBS 103.5 FM

A fine music community radio station in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. 3MBS passionately supports fine music, especially Melbourne musicians and composers, and is the only locally-based classical music radio station in Victoria. Visit: 3MBS.