Category Archives: Waste and recycling

Second e-waste drop off facility opens in the Redlands


Free e-waste drop off facilities at Redland City Council’s Birkdale and Redland Bay transfer stations are proving extremely popular, collecting between eight and nine tonnes of e-waste per week. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said a facility had been operating at the Redland Bay transfer station since June, with a second facility opening at the  Continue reading…

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Residents asked to put safety first on bin day


Redland City Council is concerned that some residents are causing safety issues by blocking access to turnaround areas on bin collection days. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council trucks were being forced to reverse out of narrow streets and cul-de-sacs due to vehicles blocking turnaround areas. “Council is asking residents and their visitors to  Continue reading…

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Free e-waste recycling event from Friday until Sunday


Do you have unused TVs or computer items that you would like to dispose of safely? From Friday until Sunday, we are holding a free disposal event for householders, small businesses and schools to surrender e-waste items. Time: 9am-4pm Dates: Friday 15 March, Saturday 16 March, Sunday 17 March Venue: Redland Performing Arts Centre carpark,  Continue reading…

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Free green waste kerbside collection update


Our crews are currently collecting green waste from kerbsides in: * Alexandra Hills (Allenby Road area) * Birkdale (Bailey Road area) * Capalaba (Park residential areas) * Cleveland (Passage Street and Beach Street areas) * Macleay Island (northern areas) * Point Lookout * Redland Bay (Point Talburpin area) * Thornlands (Thornlands Road area) We have  Continue reading…

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Free green waste kerbside collection update: Monday 18 February


Our free green waste kerbside collection across Redland City is progressing well – so far our crews have completed collections in Mount Cotton, Coochiemudlo Island, Dunwich, Thorneside, Lamb Island and Russell Island. We are still working through Wellington Point, Capalaba, Point Lookout and Birkdale. Collections started today at Macleay Island, Victoria Point and Thornlands. Weather  Continue reading…

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Have your green waste kerbside by 10 February


Redland City Mayor Karen Williams today urged residents to have their clean green waste ready on the footpaths by Sunday 10 February, for the last round of Council’s post-storm kerbside collections commencing on Monday 11 February. Cr Williams said it may take a few weeks after 11 February to pick up all the green-waste left  Continue reading…

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More recycling options for Straddie


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Redland City Mayor Karen Williams invites businesses on North Stradbroke Island to embrace recycling with a new bulk bin service on offer. Councillor Williams urged businesses to sign up before the end of the year and save $60. “The new fortnightly pick-up service is being offered to North Stradbroke Island businesses for the first time  Continue reading…

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