Monthly Archives: December 2022

Popular Beth Boyd Park to reopen after upgrade


The new maritime-themed play space is expected to open at Beth Boyd Park in Thorneside on Friday 23 December. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said she was pleased the majority of the upgraded park would be open in time for the busy Christmas holiday period. “I know local families will be excited to see this  Continue reading…

Local law consultation for footpath dining, pools, events and accommodation parks


Council will run public consultation in January 2023 on amendments to four local laws covering footpath dining, accommodation parks, swimming pools and temporary entertainment events. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the proposed amendments followed a thorough review process. “The details of the four proposed amendments outlined at this week’s General Meeting will be submitted  Continue reading…

Council outlines key issues for State to address in housing strategy


Redland City Council has detailed a range of critical elements that it believes the Queensland Government must consider when preparing the Redland Housing Supply and Diversity Strategy. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council’s report, adopted at today’s General Meeting, was based on what the local community had been telling Council for many years. “The  Continue reading…

Council funds projects to activate village centres


Seven community group-led projects that promoted and celebrated many of Redlands Coast’s villages were made possible this year through more than $66,000 in Redland City Council grants. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council’s Village Events and Activation Grant program was developed to help activate Redlands Coast villages and investment in local business. “The grants  Continue reading…

2022 Council closures for Christmas and New Year


All non-essential Redland City Council services will be closed from close of business on Friday 23 December 2022 and will reopen on Tuesday 3 January 2023. This includes Customer Service Centres and Council’s Contact Centre. Library services, Redland Performing Arts Centre, IndigiScapes, Redland Art Gallery, Redland Animal Shelter and Redlands Coast Visitor Information Centre will  Continue reading…

Holiday pause for work on coastal walk project


Work on the Minjerribah Panorama Coastal Walk project at Point Lookout (Mulumba) on North Stradbroke Island (Minjerribah) will pause from close of business today (Friday 9 December 2022), to support local businesses and residents during the Christmas holiday period. The stage two works will recommence on Monday 23 January 2023. During the pause period the  Continue reading…

Prepare for storm season: sign up to Redlands Coast Alerts


Redlands Coast residents are being urged to sign up to Council’s free emergency notification messaging service as part of their preparations for storm and bushfire season. Redland City Mayor and Local Disaster Management Group chair Karen Williams said the Redlands Coast Alerts messaging service was an important part of Council’s disaster and emergency communications. “Like  Continue reading…

Council offers recycling tips for festive season


Redlands Coast residents are encouraged to ensure they make the nice list this year when it comes to recycling and reducing waste during the festive season. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the December to January period was traditionally the peak time for household waste generation. “More than 5390 tonnes of household waste went to  Continue reading…