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Redland library programs inspire new literacy app


A new app to improve children’s literacy that took its inspiration from Redland City library programs was launched at the Cleveland Library today. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams was joined by Minister for Education, Training and Employment John-Paul Langbroek to launch the SPEAK App at the very place it began as a conversation with Redland  Continue reading…

Snapshot – 27 May 2014


Indigi Day Out Saturday 7 June, 10am – 9pm Indigi Day Out takes on a new format this year with one big day of fun, food and music. The popular annual event at Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, Runnymede Road, Capalaba is run in conjunction with Folk Redlands Festival of Music. There’ll be environmental workshops, stalls, kids’ activities, crafts, food and folk music, rides,  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…

Snapshot – 25 February


Bin day/week changes Waste, recycling and green waste collection Residential bin collection days and/or weeks are set to change for about 1400 Redlands households, starting from Monday 10 March 2014. This may affect you if you live in Alexandra Hills, Capalaba, Birkdale, Wellington Point or Victoria Point. Collection changes and the dates they take effect will vary. Affected households should  Continue reading…

Redland Snapshot – 14 January 2014


Straddie open for business Council and the Straddie Chamber of Commerce are encouraging visitors back to Straddie in the wake of the bushfires. Explore beautiful beaches, enjoy stunning ocean views and help our Straddie operators at the same time. Check out the latest images on our Facebook page. For camping inquiries contact Straddie Camping on  Continue reading…

Authors talks a boon for literary lovers


Redland City Council’s Authors in Action October and November line-up looks sure to impress local book lovers. Authors in Action are events hosted by Redland Libraries, where local, national and international authors discuss their new book releases and meet with fans. Redland City Mayor Cr Karen Williams said the Authors in Action talks were highly  Continue reading…

Let the kids be “wild things” or go to a “Twisted Tea Party” this school holidays


Redland City Council will run a variety of free and low cost activities for children and teens during the June – July school holidays. There will be something for everyone, from skateboarding and art workshops, to a Wild Things Day Out and a Twisted Tea Party. Fun in the Parks The ever popular Fun in the  Continue reading…