A Smart New Future for Redlands Coast


Redlands Coast businesses and residents have a chance to shape the future of the city with the launch of Redland City Council’s public engagement on the Redlands Coast Smart and Connected City Strategy. Mayor Karen Williams said with technology and data rapidly changing the way governments delivered vital services, Council was developing a Smart and  Continue reading…

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Redland SES honoured with nine regional awards


  The Redland State Emergency Service (SES) has picked up nine of 14 awards handed out at the 2019 Queensland Regional SES Awards ceremony in Brisbane. Mayor Karen Williams said the result reflects the outstanding efforts of Redlands Coast SES volunteers whose dedication in keeping residents safe during time of disaster has been richly rewarded.  Continue reading…

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Bargains galore at Redlands Coast largest Garage Sale Trail


More than 70,000 bargains are just waiting to be snapped up at the 2019 annual Redlands Coast Garage Sale Trail to be held this weekend. The number of garage sales registered for the trail are so far more than double the amount last year and include residents, schools and community groups all offering pre-loved reusable  Continue reading…

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Youth reference group for Redlands Coast


Redland City Council will hear more from the city’s young people following a decision this week to establish a youth reference group on Redlands Coast.   Deputy Mayor Lance Hewlett, who presided over this week’s general meeting, said Council had already delivered a range of activities for young people, and a youth reference group would  Continue reading…

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Queensland Triathlon Road Closures 2019 – 2020


Event Dates: Queensland Triathlon Series Round 2 – Sunday 13th October 2019 – Event Manual Queensland Triathlon Series Round 4 – Sunday 8th December 2019 – Event Manual Queensland Triathlon Series Round 7 – Sunday 8th March 2020 – Event Manual The roads that will be effected and times for all 3 events are as follows:   Continue reading…

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Queen’s Birthday Public Holiday Closures 7 October 2019


Council offices, customer service centres and libraries Redland City Council offices, customer service centres and libraries will be closed on Monday 7 October 2019, returning to regular operating hours on Tuesday 8 October 2019. During this time after hours return chutes will be closed. No items will be due during this time. Redland IndigiScapes Centre  Continue reading…

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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 11 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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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