Monthly Archives: May 2017

State urged to back Dîner en Rouge success


Redland City Mayor Karen Williams has urged the State Government to support the massive fundraising effort of its Dîner en Rouge events for families affected by domestic violence and become a partner in providing more crisis accommodation in the City. Cr Williams said the money raised at the third Dîner en Rouge took the total  Continue reading…

Council issues first approvals for Shoreline community


Redland City Council has approved the first 205 residential lots for the Shoreline master plan community at Redland Bay South, but has asked the applicant to do more work before the green light is given for a further two stages. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council today voted on the first three stages of  Continue reading…

Film-friendly city attracts Hollywood blockbuster ‘Aquaman’


Redland City Mayor Karen Williams is encouraging the city to extend a warm welcome to the cast and crew of Aquaman. “Redland City Council has been working closely with Warner Bros. Feature Productions around opportunities for the filming of Aquaman to occur on location in parts of the Redlands, ” Cr Williams said. “The Redlands prides  Continue reading…

Leading Queensland Indigenous Art to visit Redlands


Redland residents and visitors are set to be inspired by a travelling Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) exhibition featuring Indigenous artwork in the lead up to and during National Reconciliation Week. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the landmark 2013 Indigenous Australian art exhibition, My Country, I Still Call Australia Home:  Continue reading…

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Final call for Dîner en Rouge


Final tickets are now available for Redland City’s third Dîner en Rouge on Saturday 13 May. The gala event, which coincides with Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month, is set to shine as media personalities and entertainers throw their support behind the domestic and family violence fundraiser. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the dinner,  Continue reading…

Brisbane to bay ferry would deliver economic boost for the Redlands


Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said she is “totally supportive” of a move by Brisbane City Council to make access to Moreton Bay and the islands easier from inner-Brisbane marinas. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk announced during his annual Property Council of Australia presentation this week that Brisbane City Council was looking to facilitate urban marinas  Continue reading…

Kid-curated museum at Redland Art Gallery


Artwork created by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children (Jarjums) will be exhibited at the Redland Art Gallery, Capalaba from Saturday 6 May to Tuesday 20 June coinciding with this year’s National Reconciliation Week (27 May to 3 June). Jarjums Life Museum features drawn, painted, recorded and curated artwork by 86 Jarjums from Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island) and Hymba Yumba  Continue reading…