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School holiday fun in the Redlands


Comics and cartooning, movie-inspired fun and local Indigenous culture headline a jam-packed program of events on offer for kids across the Redlands these school holidays. Redland Mayor Karen Williams said Council was again offering an extensive program of free events and activities over the next two weeks designed to engage and inspire young people of  Continue reading…

April in the Redlands: World record attempts, environmental pursuits and plenty more on offer


Residents are encouraged to join a unique world record attempt next month as Rotary Club of Cleveland, in association with Relay For Life, vie for the title of the longest line of gold coins on Saturday 16 April at Cleveland Showgrounds. The second Ribbon of Gold coin challenge will raise funds for charity and add  Continue reading…

Snapshot – 29 April 2015


Plant a tree and help local koalas Free sausage sizzle and plant to take home! Join us for our annual Koala Community Planting as we put 1500 plants in the ground to expand a creek corridor. When: Sunday 3 May, 9-11am Where: Three Paddocks Park, Thomas St, Birkdale (UBD Ref. Map 164 p19) Bring: Enclosed shoes, sun protection and drinking water  Continue reading…

City’s event calendar to expand


The economic benefits of community events ranging from art exhibitions to cycle races and community carnivals are well recognised by towns and cities across Australian and overseas. Events can help to activate public open space, encourage community heath and cultural activities and foster community creativity that offers both intrinsic benefits as well as direct economic  Continue reading…

Redlands: The main event


Noted event organiser Gary Humphries will head an expert line-up at a special free Redlands events workshop this month. The Event Management Workshop on Tuesday 27 August at the Redland Performing Arts Centre will open the door to running events in the beautiful environment of the City. Hosted by Redland City Council, it is open  Continue reading…

Local Talent Rocking Christmas by Starlight Concert


The Redland Showgrounds will be transformed into a musical wonderland when home-grown Redlands performers take to the stage on Saturday for a night to remember. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said residents should get ready to tap their feet, move to the grooves and sing-along to twilight carols at Christmas by Starlight 2012. “A children’s  Continue reading…

Redlands’ Christmas by Starlight to be unstoppable night of fun – 1 Dec


Christmas by Starlight, Redlands’ annual free Christmas concert, will be an unstoppable night of fun on Saturday 1 December 2012. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said this year’s event, to be held at Norm Price Park – Redland Showgrounds in Long Street, Cleveland, had been designed to go ahead rain or shine. “Christmas by Starlight  Continue reading…