Redlands war hero to be reinterred


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Residents are invited to a reinterment ceremony on Monday 6 June for Warrant Officer Class II Kevin George Conway, the first Australian soldier killed in action in the Vietnam War. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Warrant Officer Conway was a highly decorated soldier, military adviser and the only Australian serviceman attached to a US  Continue reading…

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Redlanders encouraged to have their say on blueprint for South East Queensland


Residents are encouraged to be part of South East Queensland’s future by taking part in a State Government engagement opportunity coming to the Redlands on Monday 6 June from 6pm to 7.30pm Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said it was critical Redlanders took part in the Shaping SEQ  program which will help inform a review  Continue reading…

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Korean council representatives welcomed to the Redlands


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The Redlands’ relationship with trade and investment partner the Republic of Korea has strengthened after Council hosted a delegation of Yong-in City Council representatives this morning. The Yong-in City Council group headed by Yong-in City Council Vice Chairman Mr Kee Joon Kim and Chairman of Welfare and Industry Committee Mr Won Sik Choi included six  Continue reading…

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Redlands celebrates National Reconciliation Week


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This Friday marks the beginning of National Reconciliation Week (NRW), celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and promoting respect and friendship in our community. Don’t miss these Council events Visit Cleveland Library from 20 May to 10 July to see ‘Our Island, Our Story, Our Art- Quandamooka artists from the Redland Art Gallery Collection’.  Continue reading…

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Improved parking at Weinam Creek jetty


Parking around the Weinam Creek jetty will be reviewed following a decision by the Redland City Council today to support a request from Division 5 Councillor Mark Edwards to improve accessibility for residents. Cr Edwards said his request to review timed parking zones around the Weinam Creek jetty came after calls from the community for  Continue reading…

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Redlands Cycling Festival


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Cleveland will be the scene of fun and entertainment when it hosts Queensland’s first night cycling criterium on Saturday 21 May from 4:00pm – 9:00pm. Up to 2000 people are expected to watch over 200 competitive cyclists race around a closed criterium circuit comprising Doig, Queen, Wynyard and Middle Streets, Cleveland. As well as highlighting the  Continue reading…

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Forestry inspires new art exhibition


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A new exhibition exploring patterns of commercial forestry will open next week at Redland Art Gallery, Capalaba. Created by Brisbane artist and university art theory tutor Glenda Orr, LOG: Filter, Frame, Forest will showcase more than 15 sculptural installations, fine art prints and drawings from Saturday 14 May to Saturday 9 July 2016. Redland City  Continue reading…

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Choose your own adventure in the Redlands this month


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Redland City will come alive with action aplenty in May with a calendar of adventure and sporting events. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the fun would begin with the endurance event Tough Mudder being held at Sirromet Winery this weekend. “This is an event for anyone with an adventurous side with the new 2016  Continue reading…

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Domestic violence leave for Council employees


Attendees at last night's vigil light candles to remember those who have lost their lives to domestic and family violence.

Redland City Council has further strengthened its support for those affected by domestic and family violence by introducing paid domestic violence leave for employees. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams announced the leave at a candle lighting vigil last night to remember those who have lost their lives to domestic violence. “Redland City Council is committed  Continue reading…

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