Category Archives: Community

Redlands Coast sandbagging stations open


Redland City Council sandbagging stations are open at the following times and locations: Council Depot Cleveland – 199-205 South St, Cleveland – Click here for directions Open from 7am – 6pm. Council staff will be onsite and will provide you with pre-packed sandbags. 24-hour self-service sandbagging stations: Council Depot Dunwich – 11-37 Mitchell Cres, Dunwich, North Stradbroke  Continue reading…

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Council closes waterlogged tracks through conservation areas


Due to the recent intense rainfall across south-east Queensland, including Redlands Coast, Redland City Council has closed all tracks and trails within three high-use conservation reserves. These three reserves are Bayview Conservation Area in Redland Bay, Scribbly Gums Conservation Area (home to Redlands Track Park) in Alexandra Hills and Eastern Escarpment Conservation Area in Mount  Continue reading…

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Sandbagging stations open again to community


Redland City Council has opened sandbagging stations again for the community today, Wednesday 2 March (enclosed shoes must be worn at all Council sandbagging stations.) The sandbagging stations will be open at the following times and locations: Council Depot Cleveland – 199-205 South St, Cleveland – Click here for directions Council staff will be onsite and  Continue reading…

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Stay vigilant as extreme weather continues


Redland City Council Mayor and Chair of the Redland Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) Karen Williams has urged residents to remain vigilant, stay off the roads and out of flood waters as severe weather continues to impact Redlands Coast. High tide this morning, combined with heavy rainfall, has caused additional flooding on the city’s foreshores;  Continue reading…

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Opportunities to test your ideas for Birkdale Community Precinct


The next big idea that could help shape the future of Birkdale Community Precinct might just be yours. Schools, youth groups and the community are invited to apply for Redland City Council’s new Birkdale Community Partnerships Program to help bring their ideas to life within the emerging precinct along Old Cleveland Road East at Birkdale. Mayor Karen Williams said seed funding would be available  Continue reading…

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Celebrate Australia Day safely on Redlands Coast


Redland City Council is encouraging everyone to focus on health and safety this Australia Day and, to assist, has organised some special parking and safety arrangements so everyone can enjoy a relaxing celebration. Mayor Karen Williams said Council wanted to ensure everyone had the opportunity to be outdoors enjoying Redlands Coast’s waterways and open spaces  Continue reading…

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Willards Farm recommended for State heritage register


One of Redlands Coast’s oldest surviving farms and residences which was saved by Redland City Council in 2016 from being demolished and subdivided into housing has been recommended for entry into the Queensland Heritage Register. Willards Farm, built during the periods of the 1860s to 1910s, was bought by Council in March 2016 and entered  Continue reading…

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