Monthly Archives: May 2013

Weinam Creek transport hub gains PDA status


Second fast-tracked Redland City project in a fortnight A second Redland City transport hub will be fast-tracked for planning and development following this morning’s announcement that the Weinam Creek marine precinct has been granted Priority Development Area (PDA) status by the State Government. The announcement from Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and  Continue reading…

Hazard reduction burn at Redland Bay: Wednesday 29 May


We will be carrying out a hazard reduction burn (weather permitting) at Serpentine Creek Cemetery, Redland Bay on Wednesday 29 May.  See the map below for exact areas. While all attempts will be made to limit any smoke hazards, there may be partial road closures and minor delays. For further information, please view the Fire management page on  Continue reading…

Snapshot – 28 May 2013


Indigi Day Out When: Saturday 1 June, and Sunday 2 June 2013, 10am to 4pm Where: Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, 17 Runnymede Rd, Capalaba Enjoy free entertainment and activities at the annual Indigi Day Out & Folk Redlands Festival of Music. The program includes native animal displays, craft, garden and wildlife workshops, children’s activities and live  Continue reading…

Hazard reduction burn at Alexandra Hills: Wednesday 22 May


We are carrying out a hazard reduction burn today at Alexandra Circuit Bushland Refuge, Alexandra Hills. Although there are ideal conditions for a burn today, the cooler weather and cloud cover is keeping the smoke down, resulting in reports of smoke coming from surrounding suburbs. Residents can be assured that the burn is under control  Continue reading…

Scheduled hazard reduction burns: Redland Bay, Alexandra Hills, Capalaba


We will be carrying out hazard reduction burns (weather permitting) on the following days: Rescheduled – date to be confirmed – Serpentine Creek Cemetery, Redland Bay Wednesday 22 May – Alexandra Circuit Bushland Refuge, Alexandra Hills Wednesday 29 May – Swampbox Conservation Area, Capalaba  See maps below for exact areas. While all attempts will be made to  Continue reading…

Scheduled hazard reduction burn today on Straddie


The Department of Natural Resources and Mines is undertaking a planned burn today at Rainbow Crescent, Dunwich on North Stradbroke Island. Planned burns are necessary to reduce the volume of forest litter fuel to assist with hazard reduction and provide conditions essential for native plant species regeneration. It is appreciated that these burns may cause  Continue reading…