Monthly Archives: January 2014

Celebration of women’s art


Redland Art Gallery will celebrate International Women’s Day with a special exhibition of work by some of the City’s leading female artists. The International Women’s Day project titled Her inspiration: Female artists from the Redland Art Gallery Collection, opens at Redland Art Gallery Capalaba, at Capalaba Place, Noeleen Street, on Monday 3 February and continues  Continue reading…

Snapshot – 28 January


Toondah Harbour and Weinam Creek PDA draft plans View plans until Monday 24 February 2014 Draft plans for the transformation of Cleveland’s Toondah Harbour and Redland Bay’s Weinam Creek Priority Development Areas are available for public viewing and written submissions until Monday 24 February. To view the plans or make a submission online, visit our website  Continue reading…

Local heroes recognised at Redland City Australia Day Awards


As the nation pauses to celebrate all that is great about Australia, the community spirit of the Redlands has been recognised with the naming of this year’s Australia Day award recipients. During a special awards presentation on Saturday night Redland City Mayor Karen Williams named Meg O’Driscoll as Citizen of the Year, praising her leadership  Continue reading…

New round of community grants opens


Individuals and community groups working to make the Redlands a better place are invited to apply for Redland City Council grants from January 27. This second round of grants, designed to help deliver projects of community benefit, will close on 28 February. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said this latest round was a timely expression  Continue reading…

Pulse eNewsletter – January 2014


Mayor’s Message See the PDA plans Next round of grants open soon Save Ziggy’s mates Fluoride a State responsibility Sign of the times Quarry queries Things to do   Mayor’s message Redland City’s heartfelt thanks go out to all those who helped battle the fires which raged across North Stradbroke Island over the New Year.  Continue reading…

Priority Development Area community forums


Redland City Council and Economic Development Queensland are hosting community forums about the proposed development schemes at Cleveland’s Toondah Harbour and Redland Bay’s Weinam Creek. These schemes are the next step in the transformation of both sites into vibrant waterfront destinations. Toondah Harbour community forums Saturday 1 February 2014 1pm – 3pm at Island View  Continue reading…

Snapshot – 21 January 2014


Australia Day celebrations in the Redlands Sunday 26 January Many locals and visitors like to celebrate Australia Day in Redland City’s beautiful parks. If you plan on heading outdoors, we ask – for everyone’s safety and enjoyment – that you: be respectful of other people in public areas use the bins in our parks to  Continue reading…

Roaming dogs endanger wildlife


Pet-owners urged to Help Straddie Heal This cute koala was meant to be one of the “lucky ones” … but having escaped the worst of North Stradbroke Island’s firestorm using his natural instinct to seek safer ground, he was mauled by domestic dogs near Dunwich. The dogs – family pets – were roaming free despite  Continue reading…