Koala selfie statue wins art challenge

The popularity of selfies is behind the winning entry in Redland City Council’s Koalas in Design art challenge. The competition focused on promoting the importance of koala conservation and how students could help protect them, with winners presented with their awards at the Redland Performing Arts Centre (RPAC) by Mayor Karen Williams.\ The overall winner  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
01 Oct 2019
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Get planting to help save the glossy black-cockatoo

Community members can help make a difference to the future of a threatened bird species by taking part in Council’s 16th annual glossy black-cockatoo tree planting on Sunday 13 October. Mayor Karen Williams said community members were invited to join Council’s Bushcare team for a morning on Macleay Island to help plant 600 native seedlings.  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
27 Sep 2019
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North Stradbroke Island fire update as at 12.00pm, 26 September 2019

North Stradbroke Island fire update as at 12.00pm, 26 September 2019

Update as at 12.00pm Thursday 26 September 2019 **This warning is no longer current. Please refer to the QFES Facebook page for updated information.**NORTH STRADBROKE… Posted by Queensland Fire and Emergency Services – QFES on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Update as at 1.00pm Wednesday 25 September 2019 **Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
26 Sep 2019
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Testing of meat returns negative poison result but more meat found

Testing of meat returns negative poison result but more meat found

Scientific testing of meat found near an Alexandra Hills dog park and a park in Wellington Point last month have both returned a negative response to poison. However, meat was also found late last week on the footpath of a Victoria Point street. Council has sent the meat found in Victoria Point to the Department  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
25 Sep 2019
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Students sign up for new koala protection campaign

Redlands Coast high school students are at the creative forefront of Redland City Council’s latest campaign to protect koalas. Mayor Karen Williams said local high schools and colleges were invited earlier this year to take part in Council’s Koalas in Design art challenge, which was aimed at promoting the importance of koala conservation and how  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
24 Sep 2019
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SMBI jetty concept plans consultation extended

The feedback consultation period on the ferry terminals’ concept designs has been extended to Sunday 6 October 2019. More detailed preliminary designs will also then be on display at Open Houses in November on each of the islands and mainland where residents can provide feedback face-to-face to the project team. From these later designs residents  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
20 Sep 2019
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Fire ban for Redlands Coast extended

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises the current fire ban across Redland City has been extended up to and including Friday 4 October, 2019. This means there can be no open fires. QFES advises fires within a properly constructed barbecue are allowed provided they are not left unattended. Power tools can be used use with  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
18 Sep 2019
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Summit provides inspiration for the future

The inaugural Young Entrepreneurs Summit (YES) was held on 13 September at Redlands Performing Arts Centre, providing inspiration for a new generation of innovators. Mayor Karen Williams said the summit – a joint venture between Redland and Logan city councils and Fiftysix Creations – brought together the best young talent in the region. “Young people  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
17 Sep 2019
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New artwork a welcome sign for Redlands Coast

Installation of a striking, 11 metre tall artwork that will greet people as they enter Redlands Coast from the north has begun. The creation by ARTVENTURE’s Paul D. Johnson and Gail Mason, called Passages, will be installed at the corner of Moreton Bay and Redland Bay roads, Capalaba – the northern gateway to the city.  Continue reading...
Redland City Council
13 Sep 2019
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