Snapshot: 16 April


Meet author Dick Lee

Come and talk to author Dick Lee about his novel Skipper, a tale of coming-of-age at sea. As a former commanding officer of a number of surplus hand-me-down vessels, Lee knows his topic well. When: 11am -12pm Tuesday 23 April
Where: Capalaba Library

Mother’s Day at IndigiScapes

Treat your Mum at the IndigiScapes Tea Garden Cafe.
Bookings are now being taken for Mother’s Day on Sunday 12 May.
Sittings:
Morning Tea 10am
Lunch 11.30am
Afternoon Tea 2.45pm.
Bookings 3824 8611.

Free mobile marketing workshop

Discover the secrets of mobile marketing and learn how to better communicate with current customers and build relationships with new ones. Find out about new trends in mobile usage and how they affect you.
When: 2 May 2013
Where: Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, Runnymede Road, Capalaba
Time: 7–9am
RSVP: by 26 April
karen.brown@redland.qld.gov.au or 3829 8507 (places are limited).
A light breakfast will be served.

Redlands 2030 Community Plan – Have your say

From now until 7 June you can have your say on the progress of implementing Council’s Redlands 2030 Community Plan by completing our online survey. The plan is a blueprint for residents, businesses, community organisations, Council and other levels of government and outlines the community’s vision for Redlands in 2030.
Adopted by Council in 2010, the plan will be regularly reviewed to make sure it meets the needs of the
community.

Rates Notices have now been issued

Residents are reminded rates are due Wednesday 8 May 2013. After this date, compound interest at the rate of 11% per annum is calculated on overdue daily balances. A full list of payment options is on the front of your rates notice. If you did not receive your rates notice, moved address or you would like to discuss your payment options please call 3829 8446.

Redland Home Assist Secure

Only working smoke alarms save lives…
Residents are reminded to check and change their smoke alarm batteries. If you are a Redland resident over 60 years of age or living with a disability, you may be eligible for financial assistance toward the labour cost of repairs and maintenance around your home under the Redland Home Assist Secure program. More information: 3383 7075.

2013 Redlands Koala Fun Run – Register now!

Enjoy a range of entertainment, fun activities and great prizes for the whole family.
When: Sunday 26 May
Where: Norm Price Park – Redland Showgrounds, Cleveland
Details: Three circuit lengths are available, catering for all ages – 3.5km, 5km and 10km. To register visit www.redland.qld.gov.au or www.koalacentral.com.au. Registration forms are also available at Council’s Customer Service Centres or 3829 8288.

Glossy Black Cockatoo survey

Council is calling for volunteers to help with our annual survey on Sunday 19 May 2013. The Glossy Black Cockatoo is one of the more threatened cockatoo species in Australia and is listed as a vulnerable species in Queensland. To find out how to get involved visit www.indigiscapes.com.au or 3824 8611.

Council meetings

Wednesday 17 April
General Meeting (incorporates Coordination Committee Meeting) – 10.30am

Thursday 18 April
Cleveland CBD Revitalisation Special Committee – 9.00am