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Planned hazard reduction burns – Pt Lookout and Alex Hills


Planned burns assist in reducing fire danger and provide conditions essential for native plant species regeneration. They are necessary to reduce the volume of forest litter fuel and assist with hazard reduction. The following burns are scheduled for May: Tuesday 3 June, 3pm  Corner of East Coast Road and George Nothling Drive, Point Lookout Wednesday  Continue reading…

Redlands Snapshot – 20 May 2014


National Reconciliation Week Short Film Festival at Cleveland Library National Reconciliation Week from 27 May – 3 June is a time to reflect on working together to celebrate our diversity, our cultural differences and our shared values. Council is hosting a free short film festival during National Reconciliation Week in Cleveland Library with daily sessions at 10am, 12pm and 2pm. Come  Continue reading…

Planned hazard reduction burns – Point Lookout


Planned burns assist in reducing fire danger and provide conditions essential for native plant species regeneration. They are necessary to reduce the volume of forest litter fuel and assist with hazard reduction. The following burns are scheduled for May: Tuesday 20 May, 1pm – 12am BA18NSI – North of Tramican Street, Point Lookout Wednesday 21  Continue reading…

Hazard reduction burn at Capalaba: Thursday 15 August


The Conservation Fire Management Team is undertaking a planned burn today, Thursday 15 August, in the Swampbox Conservation Area, Lot 900 Lyndon Road, Capalaba (see below – area within the red boundary in the centre of the map). Queensland Fire & Rescue Service (QFRS) communication centre has been notified. The burn will be completed by  Continue reading…

Hazard reduction burns on Russell Island: Tuesday 30 July to Thursday 1 August


Our Conservation Fire Management Team in conjunction with Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) Urban and Rural will be undertaking a series of hazard reduction burns this week on Russell Island. The planned burns will take place from Tuesday 30 July to Thursday 1 August 2013 at the following locations:  Melomy’s Wetlands (see first map  Continue reading…

Hazard reduction burn at Redland Bay: Wednesday 29 May


We will be carrying out a hazard reduction burn (weather permitting) at Serpentine Creek Cemetery, Redland Bay on Wednesday 29 May.  See the map below for exact areas. While all attempts will be made to limit any smoke hazards, there may be partial road closures and minor delays. For further information, please view the Fire management page on  Continue reading…

Hazard reduction burn at Alexandra Hills: Wednesday 22 May


We are carrying out a hazard reduction burn today at Alexandra Circuit Bushland Refuge, Alexandra Hills. Although there are ideal conditions for a burn today, the cooler weather and cloud cover is keeping the smoke down, resulting in reports of smoke coming from surrounding suburbs. Residents can be assured that the burn is under control  Continue reading…

Scheduled hazard reduction burns: Redland Bay, Alexandra Hills, Capalaba


We will be carrying out hazard reduction burns (weather permitting) on the following days: Rescheduled – date to be confirmed – Serpentine Creek Cemetery, Redland Bay Wednesday 22 May – Alexandra Circuit Bushland Refuge, Alexandra Hills Wednesday 29 May – Swampbox Conservation Area, Capalaba  See maps below for exact areas. While all attempts will be made to  Continue reading…

Scheduled hazard reduction burn today on Straddie


The Department of Natural Resources and Mines is undertaking a planned burn today at Rainbow Crescent, Dunwich on North Stradbroke Island. Planned burns are necessary to reduce the volume of forest litter fuel to assist with hazard reduction and provide conditions essential for native plant species regeneration. It is appreciated that these burns may cause  Continue reading…