Category Archives: Community

Council to consult community on dog bans and restrictions

The community will have its say on whether dogs should be prohibited or restricted from Cleveland Markets after Councillors today backed a call from Mayor Karen Williams. The Mayor asked Councillors at today’s General Meeting to support her Mayoral Minute calling for a review of dogs being restricted at Cleveland Markets as part of Council’s  Continue reading…

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Council to investigate ways to keep food waste out of landfill

Redland City Council will investigate options to divert food and garden waste from landfill, while at the same time creating a nutrient rich product for local gardens. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams asked today for Council to investigate a Food Organics and Garden Organics (FOGO) service across the city, helping the environment and residents’ hip-pockets.  Continue reading…

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A Consumer’s Guide to Unobtainable Happiness at RAG, Capalaba

Susan Gourley - A Consumer's Guide to Unobtainable Happiness

Redland Art Gallery, Capalaba will have what appears to be a sweet treat for visitors when Susan Gourley’s upcoming exhibition, A Consumer’s Guide to Unobtainable Happiness,  opens on 13 October. The irony is that this installation of seemingly luxurious, mouth-watering French-inspired patisseries has been constructed using salvaged waste. This mimicry goes to the heart of  Continue reading…

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Public notice: Adoption of the Redland City Plan Planning Scheme Policies

Notice [PDF, 0.2MB] is given in accordance with the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 that, on 22 August 2018, Redland City Council adopted the following new Planning Scheme Policies (PSPs): PSP1 – Environmental Significance PSP2 – Infrastructure Works PSP3 – Flood and Storm Tide Hazard PSP4 – Landslide Hazard PSP5 – Structure Plans PSP6 – Environmental  Continue reading…

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Land for Wildlife 20-year celebrations on Redlands Coast

Around 90 people came together for a special event on Saturday 29 September at Redlands IndigiScapes Centre celebrating 20 years of the Land for Wildlife (LFW) program in south east Queensland. Redland City Council hosted drinks and canapés at IndigiScapes as a way of saying thank you to local landowners for their environmental stewardship. Among  Continue reading…

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Media release – Redlands Healthy & Active program – Spring into Term 4!

Spring into action with another term of the Redlands Healthy & Active Program kicking off on Monday 8 October. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council’s popular group exercise program would again offer a diverse range of low-cost activities across Redlands Coast, primarily in our naturally wonderful outdoor spaces. “This latest term follows great feedback  Continue reading…

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Help count the glossy black-cockatoo

Glossy Black-Cockatoo

Redland City Council is calling for volunteers for the annual Redlands Coast survey of glossy black-cockatoos (Calyptorhynchus lathami), to be held on Sunday 14 October. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the survey was an important part of ongoing efforts to protect one of the rarest and most threatened cockatoos in Australia. “We are blessed  Continue reading…

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Redland Art Award 2018 winners announced and exhibition open

Redland Art Awards 2018

Winners of the prestigious Redland Art Awards 2018 have been revealed at a Redland Art Gallery cocktail evening, with the esteemed judges selecting from a record number of high caliber entries. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams, who together with Redland City Council CEO Andrew Chesterman announced the winners, said the 499 entries received from across  Continue reading…

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Get filming ‘Get Ready’ for great prizes

An Apple iPad Pro or a GoPro HERO6 are up for grabs as part of Redland City Council’s new ‘Get Ready’ youth video competition. Redland City Mayor and Local Disaster Management Group chair Karen Williams said the competition aimed to involve young people of Redlands Coast with community messaging around storm and bushfire season preparedness.  Continue reading…

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