Tag Archives: IndigiScapes

Council invests in environmental education


Redland City will be home to a first-class native botanical garden and environmental education centre after Council today approved a master plan to expand its IndigiScapes Centre at Capalaba. Redland City Deputy Mayor Wendy Boglary said today’s decision would see the local award winning environmental facility transformed over the next five years. “This already popular  Continue reading…

Two more heritage sites protected


Local heritage in the Redlands has been expanded today with Councillors unanimously voting to add two sites of local historical significance to the city’s Heritage Places Register. Redland Mayor Karen Williams said Willard’s Farm at Birkdale and an ancient Tallowwood tree at Redlands IndigiScapes Centre would now be protected. “Local cultural heritage gives our city  Continue reading…

Good Gardening Expo to delight green thumbs


Gardeners across the Redlands are gearing up for a day of inspiration at this year’s Redlands Good Gardening Expo on Saturday 16 April, from 9am to 3pm at Redland City Council’s IndigiScapes Centre. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the popular annual event drew green thumbs from far and wide, eager to learn more about  Continue reading…

Council calls on residents to celebrate our creeks


Residents are being encouraged to celebrate local waterways with a series of water-based activities planned at the Redlands Connect Expo to be held on Saturday 9 April as part of Connect to Your Creek Week. Redland City Environment and Regulation Group Manager Gary Photinos said the Council-supported Healthy Waterways initiative recognised the role local creeks  Continue reading…

Redland Snapshot – Wednesday 10 September


Glossy Black-Cockatoo annual survey Volunteer workshops: 20 & 27 September We’re calling for volunteers to help with the annual survey of the Glossy Black-Cockatoo. One of the more threatened cockatoo species in Australia, it’s listed as a vulnerable species in Queensland. Although the count isn’t until Sunday 19 October, volunteers need to attend a workshop beforehand. The first ones are 20 and 27  Continue reading…

Redlands Snapshot – Wednesday 3 September


Redlands IndigiScapes Centre – Dad’s Day Out Free entry and all activities are free of charge! Bring dad along to celebrate Bushcare Major Day Out and enjoy a day of free hands-on activities and Bushcare workshops. When: Sunday 7 September, 10am – 2pm Where: Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, Runnymede Road, Capalaba Free: Mini workshops, activities, bus  Continue reading…

Redlands Snapshot – Tuesday 19 August 2014


Doing business with Council Do you own a business in the Redlands area? Come along to this free information session and find out about procurement and business opportunities with council and tips for submitting tenders and quotes. When: Thursday 28 August 2014, 10am – 12 noon Where: Capalaba Place Hall, Capalaba Library, 14 –16 Noeleen Street RSVP: 3829 8414  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…

Get connected to nature


Redlanders can discover the unique flora, fauna and fish of the Redlands’ creeks during a special Healthy Waterways celebration in May. Connect to your Creek Week from 17-25 May provides a chance to learn more about the wonderfully wild diversity of the City’s diverse waterways. From helping to check water quality to guided walks and  Continue reading…