Monthly Archives: February 2018

Redlands showcased on the small screen


Harrow Executive Producer Leigh McGrath and Mayor Karen Williams

Set to air in March are two television series shot in film-friendly Redland City last year – four-part SBS psychological thriller Safe Harbour and 10-part Australian crime drama series Harrow – both set to give nation-wide and international viewers a taste of what the Redlands has to offer. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that  Continue reading…

Get on board transport of the future this Sunday in Redlands


Redlands residents can literally get on board and experience the future of urban transport when the EasyMile EZ10 electric driverless bus hits Middle Street for this Sunday’s Cleveland Markets. Redland City Mayor, Karen Williams said that autonomous buses have the potential to solve many transport challenges faced in the Redlands and Council is interested in  Continue reading…

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SMBI Outdoor Family Movie Night


All Southern Moreton Bay Island residents are invited to an outdoor screening of the family movie Oddball at a free community event on Russell Island on Saturday 24 March. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that the event – hosted by Redland City Council in partnership with SMBI Community Hub – was an opportunity for  Continue reading…

Cleveland Power appeals discontinued


Council has agreed in a resolution at this week’s General Meeting to settle two appeals in the Planning and Environment Court with Cleveland Power Pty Ltd. Redland City Mayor, Karen Williams said Cleveland Power has had Court approval for development of a Biomass power plant at Mount Cotton for nearly eleven years, which was due  Continue reading…

Redland Council’s corridor plan grounded in science


Council adopted the Wildlife Connections Plan 2018-2028 at the recent General Meeging, including the associated action plan and corridor descriptions and locations.  This plan provides priority actions for the management, protection and enhancement of a network of core wildlife corridors across the city. Redland City Mayor, Karen Williams said the Plan not only meets rigorous  Continue reading…

Australia Day 2018 Honours


Four Redlanders were conferred the highest recognition for outstanding achievement and service yesterday at an Australia Day Honours ceremony. Redland City Mayor, Karen Williams said the Australian honours system is a vital part of our social fabric and helps define, encourage and reinforce our national aspirations, ideals and standards. “Our local Australia Day 2018 Honours  Continue reading…

Use your brain before you put it down the drain


Recent reports of illegal dumping into the City’s waterways have sparked a message to residents to be mindful of what you pour down the stormwater drain. Redland City Mayor, Karen Williams, who also sits on the Healthy Land and Water Board, said Council is committed to protecting our waterways and will respond to incidents of  Continue reading…

Local health and fitness providers needed for next term of Redlands Healthy and Active Program


Redland City Council has opened the Expression of Interest (EOI) process for local fitness providers who wish to be considered for the next term of activities in the Redlands Healthy and Active Program. Those who are passionate about helping people to be healthy and active are encouraged to get in touch before 2 March. Redland  Continue reading…

Redlands clean-up still taking place


Redland City Council employed extra contract crews to assist with a massive clean-up after receiving 470 requests for the removal of tree and other storm debris from last weekend’s big storm. This is in addition to hundreds of other incidents of debris which fell within our parks and reserves. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said  Continue reading…