Monthly Archives: November 2017

Council acts on North Stradbroke Island erosion and safety


Redland City Council will be undertaking emergency work over coming days to try to slow or halt a second outbreak of shoreline erosion on North Stradbroke Island and make the area safe for the coming holidays. General Manager, Infrastructure and Operations, Peter Best said that since last weekend’s high tides, erosion has been occurring on  Continue reading…

Quandamooka Festival brings live mural to Cleveland Library


Mural design with interpretation

As part of the 2017 Quandamooka Festival, a nine-metre tall mural entitled dabilbahnba – meaning place of saltwater – will soon adorn the Cleveland Library building in Middle Street. Prominent Quandamooka artists, mother and daughter team Sandra and Shara Delaney have been working to bring the mural from conception to completion in collaboration with mentoring  Continue reading…

Exceptional line-up for Redlands’ Christmas by Starlight


A stellar line-up of performers is set to dazzle at the Redlands’ premier free family carols event, Christmas by Starlight, on Saturday 16 December. X Factor’s Isaiah Firebrace, Australian Idol’s Damien Leith and winner of The Voice Kids 2014 Alexa Curtis headline a cast of more than 60 local and national artists under the baton  Continue reading…

Council meets with state hopefuls


Candidates in the upcoming state election had the opportunity to meet with Redland City Mayor Karen Williams and councillors last week to outline where they stand on key priorities for the city. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said while only five of the 15 candidates took up the invitation to meet with councillors, the meetings  Continue reading…

Try water sports and activities at free family fun day


To welcome summer, Redland City Council is hosting a free family fun day where you can come and try a variety of water sports and activities – and some land based ones too. Following the success of last year’s inaugural event, Embrace the Bay will be held from 8am to midday on Saturday 2 December  Continue reading…

Explore the Redlands’ street-level detail for the Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton Relay


Redlands’ residents can begin planning their Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR) experience with the street-level detail and community celebrations now available to explore at gc2018.com/qbr. Both North Stradbroke Island and Cleveland will welcome the Queen’s Baton with packed programs of free events organised by Redland City Council. The Straddie celebration will be from 2pm-4pm on Monday  Continue reading…

Community consultation – Canal and lake waterways and revetment walls


Meetings have commenced with stakeholder groups as part of the citywide engagement process on how the maintenance of revetment walls and canal and lake waterways at Raby Bay, Aquatic Paradise and Sovereign Waters are managed and funded into the future. Council provides maintenance by dredging the waterways so they remain navigable, and repairing the revetment  Continue reading…

Redland Art Gallery ends the year on a local note


Redland Art Gallery’s 2017 exhibition calendar ends with a celebration of local artistry. The final two exhibitions for the year, Connections: Redland Yurara Art Society and Bush Fragments in the Red: Coochie Art Group, include a diverse range and thought-provoking artworks which tell their own unique stories of Redlands. Yurara’s 2017 exhibition Connections looks at  Continue reading…

Community consultation – Canal and lake waterways and revetment walls


Meetings have commenced with stakeholder groups as part of the citywide engagement process on how the maintenance of revetment walls and canal and lake waterways at Raby Bay, Aquatic Paradise and Sovereign Waters are managed and funded into the future. Council provides maintenance by dredging the waterways so they remain navigable, and repairing the revetment  Continue reading…