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Hunt on for remarkable Redlanders


Do you know of a remarkable Redlander or community group who deserves recognition for doing something special for the Redlands? If so, we want to hear from you. Nominations are now open for the Redland City Australia Day Awards 2014 to honour those who have made outstanding contributions to the City. Redland City Mayor Karen  Continue reading…

Redland City’s 2013 Citizens of the Year announced


Redland City’s Citizens of the Year were named last night at the Redland Australian Day Awards 2013 with Jeff Underhill of Capalaba named Citizen of the Year; Angela Black of Birkdale, Young Citizen of the Year; and John Smallwood of Wellington Point, Senior Citizen of the Year. Redland City Mayor, Karen Williams said Australia Day  Continue reading…

Now’s the time to nominate local heroes


Redland City Mayor Karen Williams is calling on all residents to nominate their local heroes for a 2013 Redland Australia Day Award. These awards acknowledge people who freely give their time to benefit of the Redlands’ community. Nominations are now open for 2013, with eight award categories: Citizen of the Year Award Young Citizen of  Continue reading…

Redlands welcomes new citizens on Australian Citizenship Day


Redland City welcomed 168 new residents from 22 countries tonight at its latest Citizenship Ceremony, held at the Redland Performing Arts Centre in Cleveland. Redland City Mayor Cr Karen Williams said the event was especially poignant, as it was also national Australian Citizenship Day. “Today has been celebrated as Australian Citizenship Day since 2001, and it  Continue reading…