Council to enter a temporary management agreement of Bay Islands Aquatic Centre


Redland City Council has resolved to enter an interim agreement with the State Government for a minimum of six months for the management of the Bay Islands Aquatic Centre. This interim agreement will allow time to conduct further on the ground, face to face community consultation and ensure a range of appropriate long-term management models  Continue reading…

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Smart strategy identifies smart initiatives


Redland City Council today received a progress report on the development of the draft Redlands Coast Smart and Connected City Strategy. The report reveals that the draft Redlands Coast Smart and Connected City Strategy focuses on four key areas: liveability, wellbeing and inclusion; productivity and innovation; sustainability; and governance and planning. In developing the strategy,  Continue reading…

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Redland City Council to sponsor major business expo


Redland City Council will sponsor a major business expo in April to provide free advice and opportunities to local enterprises. The 2020 Redlands Coast Business Expo will be run by Small Business Expos at Sheldon College on Thursday 16 April. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams encouraged local businesses to get behind the free event. “Small  Continue reading…

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Moreton Bay Cycleway extension continues


Work has commenced on stage two of the multi-million dollar Moreton Bay Cycleway extension  project, to link School Road to Point O’Halloran Road, Victoria Point. Mayor Karen Williams said the new works, assisted by a State Government grant of $1 million with Council matching the funding on a dollar-for-dollar basis, followed the completion of stage  Continue reading…

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Redland City Council calls in the Toadinator


Redland City Council will trial two advanced cane-toad management systems as part of its integrated control program for the pests. The trial, which supports work being done through Council’s Environmental Partnership Program, will involve using Toadinator traps to capture adult females before they breed, as well as funnel traps baited with a newly developed product  Continue reading…

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Celebrate Redlands Coast’s new-look IndigiScapes centre


The reopening of Redland City Council’s popular IndigiScapes Environmental Education Centre will be celebrated on Friday 21 February at a special community event. The event, which also marks the centre’s 20th anniversary, follows a $3 million transformation of the centre – including new theatrette, interpretation centre and café – funded by Council with the assistance  Continue reading…

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Council delivers a cool change for Donald Simpson Community Centre


Redland City Council has once again invested in our ageing community, delivering $150,000 project to replace air conditioning at the Donald Simpson Community Centre. Mayor Karen Williams said the project reinforced Council’s commitment to supporting this vital community facility. “The Donald Simpson Community Centre has thousands of members and is one of the largest social  Continue reading…

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Redlands Coast recreational waterways safe for swimming and recreational water sports


Following the recent wet weather that resulted in Council’s routine recreational water monitoring program identifying elevated levels of bacteria at a number of recreational water sites across Redlands Coast, all sites have now reduced to within the acceptable levels for recreational water activities. In accordance with Healthy Land and Water’s Healthy Waterplay Guidelines, these recreational  Continue reading…

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