Category Archives: Awards

Entries open for the 2016 Redland Art Awards


Entries are now open for the prestigious Redland Art Awards, a contemporary biennial painting competition presented by Redland Art Gallery and open to all Australian artists. Redland Art Gallery director Stephanie Lindquist said the long-running competition featured four awards this year, with more than $20,000 in prize money on offer. “With a thriving arts community  Continue reading…

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Redland City Australia Day honours


Four outstanding Redlanders who received Australia Day Honours this year were recognised during today’s General Meeting for their outstanding contribution to the Redlands community. The residents were recognised at a special morning tea with Redland City Councillors before being presented with flowers and special certificates on behalf of the city. Redland City CEO Bill Lyon  Continue reading…

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Local heroes recognised at Redland City Australia Day Awards


Australia Day award winners

The selflessness and dedication of Redland City’s Adrian Addicott has resulted in him being named Redland City Citizen of the Year last night. The community volunteer was presented with the prestigious award by Redland City Mayor Karen Williams during a special ceremony along with other award recipients in eight categories. “Redland City residents are known  Continue reading…

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More award recognition for PDA projects


Redland City Council has received its fourth commendation in less than six months for work on its two Priority Development Area projects. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the team was thrilled to receive the 2015 Excellence in Collaboration gong at the Local Government Managers Australia Awards in Brisbane last night. “This is yet another  Continue reading…

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Redlands Australia Day honourees celebrated at reception


Redland City Council has (this evening) held a reception bringing together locals recognised in the Australia Day 2015 Honours List. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the reception, hosted at Fiction Bar, Raby Bay Harbour, was an opportunity to highlight and thank inspirational people in the community who had received a Medal of the Order  Continue reading…

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Second planning gong for Redlands’ waterfront precincts


Redland City’s Priority Development Area projects have received their second major accolade from the Queensland planning industry in as many weeks. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the exciting waterfront projects at Toondah Harbour and Weinam Creek had won an Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) Wildcard Award at the state awards on Friday night.  Continue reading…

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Indigi launches annual digital photographic competition


It’s time again for photographers to get snapping as Redlands IndigiScapes Centre launches its annual photographic competition. The Redlands Digital Photographic Competition, accepting digital entries from 1 – 21 November 2014, calls for people to focus their lenses on the wonderful native plants and animals in Redland City. Redland City Council’s environmental spokesperson Cr Lance  Continue reading…

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Announcement of prize winners ─ Redland Art Awards 2014


A cocktail evening on Friday 10 October marked the official opening of Redland Art Awards 2014. Three prize winners were nominated by judges Maud Page (Deputy Director, Collection and Exhibition, Queensland Art Gallery │ Gallery of Modern Art), Joe Furlonger (Award-winning Australian artist and former recipient of Moet & Chandon Fellowship) and Stephanie Lindquist (Director,  Continue reading…

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Volunteer in running for premier art prize


When Brian Hatch started volunteering at the Redland Art Gallery Cleveland six years ago, little did he know he would go on to become a finalist in the City’s premier painting prize. “I came down here eight years ago and thought ‘what a lovely gallery’, so I decided to volunteer and put something back into  Continue reading…

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