Commonwealth’s eyes on Cleveland


Thousands of Redlanders and those from further afield are expected to turn out for a star-studded community celebration as the Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay comes to Cleveland before heading to the Gold Coast. Organised by Redland City Council, the community celebration will include free entertainment headlined by Australian singer Casey Donovan and Brisbane folk  Continue reading…

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World News Lounge opens at Cleveland Library


Visitors to Cleveland Library will now have the latest in international current affairs at their finger-tips with the opening of its innovative new World News Lounge on Saturday. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that the refurbishment of the Cleveland Library is part of Council’s Library Strategy 2017-2022, which has a strong focus on creating  Continue reading…

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Forecasted rain postpones Bayview official opening


Due to a Bureau of Meteorology forecast of continuing wet weather, Council has postponed this weekend’s opening celebration event for Bayview Conservation Staging Area at Mount Cotton. The event was to be held this Saturday, March 24 but in an effort to minimise damage to the new day use area and trails during the wet  Continue reading…

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Celebrated Indigenous artist exhibitions open for Cleveland Queen’s Baton Relay event


Jo0Anne Driessens, Pulan (Amity Point) 2017

Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland will add a cultural flavour to the Cleveland Queen’s Baton Relay festivities on Easter Saturday with the opening of two new exhibitions by celebrated Indigenous artists. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that the exhibition of local Quandamooka artist Delvene Cockatoo-Collins tied in beautifully with the community celebrations planned for the  Continue reading…

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Council votes against extending a Mount Cotton quarry development approval


Redland City Council today refused an application to extend the currency period of a development approval to extend a quarry at Mount Cotton. Today’s application follows the Development Permit being granted by the State Government on December 20, 2013 after being called-in by the then Planning Minister. The permit was for Material Change of Use  Continue reading…

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Horses, bikes and walkers welcome at Bayview opening


Editor’s note: This event has now been moved to Saturday 28 April due to inclement weather. Residents are invited on foot, horseback or mountain bike to the official opening of Bayview Conservation Area’s new day use area from 7.30am on 24 March 2018. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Redlanders shouldn’t miss the opportunity to  Continue reading…

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Entries open for the 2018 Redland Art Awards


Duplicity by Pollyxenia Joannou

Entries are now open for the prestigious Redland Art Awards, a contemporary biennial painting competition open to all Australian artists and presented by Redland Art Gallery which just last month celebrated its 15th anniversary. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the long-running competition featured four awards this year, with more than $20,000 in prize money  Continue reading…

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Donovan headlines Cleveland’s Queen’s Baton party


Acclaimed songstress Casey Donovan will headline a free community celebration in Cleveland to welcome the Queen’s Baton to the Redlands on Easter Saturday, 31 March. The Australian Idol winner and Indigenous actress will be part of a top-class show that will also include the Fergies, the Yulu-Burri-Ba Dancers and Flipside Circus. Mayor Karen Williams said  Continue reading…

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