Monthly Archives: June 2013

Redlands Business Expo 2013


Do you own or operate a business in the Redlands? Get involved with the upcoming Redlands Business Expo 2013 – organised by Redland City Council in conjunction with local Redland and Straddie Chambers of Commerce. Scheduled for 12 and 13 July at the Redlands Performing Arts Centre in Cleveland, the expo presents great opportunities to  Continue reading…

Cartoons connect kids with their community


Redland Art Gallery, Capalaba will host a ‘gallery-grown’ exhibition of local children’s artworks from Tuesday 11 June – Wednesday 14 August 2013. Cartoon Connection: Art by Kids 4 Kids showcases comics created by children at the Redland Art Gallery during recent school holiday workshops. Under the guidance of professional artists, local children took part in  Continue reading…

Countdown to TransLink is go


Please note the address for the Russell Island Translink Information session is the Russell Island Recreation Hall, 1 Alison Crescent, Russell Island and will be held again on Saturday, June 15, from 2pm- 4pm.   The countdown is well and truly on, with the Southern Moreton Bay Island (SMBI) passenger ferry services set to join TransLink’s integrated  Continue reading…

Message from the Mayor – June 2013


The people of Australia go to the polls on September 14 to elect the Australian Government. They will also vote the same day in a referendum that will have lasting impacts for councils across the nation. The referendum – the 45th since Federation – seeks to amend the Australian Constitution to formally recognise Local Government. Australia’s system  Continue reading…

Horizon Foundation to provide programs for people with disabilities


The Capalaba-based Horizon Foundation Inc. will take over the delivery of Redland City Council’s Step Forward and Choices programs for people with a disability from July 1, 2013. Minister for Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services Tracy Davis has advised approval of Community Care funding for the Horizon Foundation Inc  to deliver programs  that support  Continue reading…

Chilly challenge for Mayor and CEO


REDLAND City Mayor Karen Williams and CEO Bill Lyon are set to jump into bed with some of Queensland’s biggest movers and shakers – but the arrangement is nowhere near as cozy as it may seem. In fact, it’s almost enough to send chills up (and down) your spine! The pair will be among 180  Continue reading…

Footbridge replacement works at Capalaba


We are replacing the damaged footbridge located under Moreton Bay Road, Capalaba which links Capalaba Regional Park to Killarney Crescent. The replacement works will start on Monday 17 June and will take approximately one month, weather permitting. During this time the area will be closed to the public and there will be no alternative access at  Continue reading…