Category Archives: Awards

Pretty Produce a prize-winning product


Redland City produce has received national recognition with local business Pretty Produce winning a gold medal at the prestigious 2016 National Delicious Produce Awards. Redland City Acting Mayor Cr Wendy Boglary said Pretty Produce had earned its place amongst the nation’s best producers. “This local business has taken a great idea and run with it.   Continue reading…

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The bells have rung – Redland National Town Crier Championship a success


Redland City along with official Town Crier Max Bissett hosted an elaborate display of lace, velvet and gold braid over the weekend for the 25th National Town Crier Championships. “Oyez! Oyez! Oyez!” was the resounding call heard across the fields of the Redland Showgrounds as 15 town criers from across Australia and New Zealand and  Continue reading…

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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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