Category Archives: Waste and recycling

IndigiScapes Environment Education Centre set to expand


Redlands Coast will be home to a unique environmental education experience, with expansion plans for Council’s IndigiScapes Centre. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the expansion plans included major refurbishments to the centre’s popular Bush Tucker Café, additional native landscape gardens, new environmental interpretation space and education spaces and conference facilities, plus an exciting new  Continue reading…

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Age-Friendly City Strategy for Redlands Coast


Redlands Coast is one step closer to having an Age-Friendly City Strategy following the completion of a survey of seniors that sought to understand their experience of ageing in the Redlands. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said it was timely that the survey – executed by Redland District Committee on the Ageing (RDCOTA) on behalf  Continue reading…

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Public Notice: Adoption of the Redland City Plan


Notice is given in accordance with the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 that, on 6 July 2018, Redland City Council adopted a new planning scheme – Redland City Plan. The Redland City Plan applies to the Redland City Council local government area and replaces the Redlands Planning Scheme 2006. The Redland City Plan will have effect  Continue reading…

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Something for everyone at Redlands Coast Seniors Week celebrations


Redlands Coast seniors are in for a treat with a full and diverse program of activities and events on offer again for Seniors Week, this year set for 18 to 26 August. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that Seniors Week was an opportunity to acknowledge the enormous contribution seniors made to our community. “I  Continue reading…

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Planned Burn Tramican Street Conservation Area – North Stradbroke Island


NSI Planned Burn Tramican Street

Redland City Council’s Parks and Conservation Crews are intending to undertake a hazard reduction burn within the Tramican Street Conservation Area on Tuesday 14 August 2018, if weather conditions remain suitable at the time. The location of the burn area is George Nothling Drive (rear of Donahue Street, Point Lookout- highlighted in yellow on the  Continue reading…

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Council notes canal and lake community engagement reports


Council today agreed to note community consultation reports on the future management and funding of the revetment wall and maintenance activities at Raby Bay, Aquatic Paradise and Sovereign Waters estates. The engagement included the establishment of a Citizens’ Advisory Panel, which was a first for Redland City. The panel was run independent to Council by  Continue reading…

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New draft Waste Management Local Law open for consultation – repealed State legislation


Redland City Council will commence community consultation on the new draft Local Law No. 8 (Waste Management) 2018 after the State Government’s decision to pass responsibility back to Councils from 1 July 2018. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that there would be no surprises in the draft Local Law No 8 (Waste Management) 2018. “This  Continue reading…

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Council Christmas closure dates 2017-2018


All non-essential Council services will close Friday 22 December 2017 from close of business, and reopen Tuesday 2 January 2018. This includes Customer Service Centres and mainland libraries. The Community Piano will be located in the Cleveland Library during Council’s Christmas closure. After hours emergency number: 3829 8999 Specific closures and information: Redland Art Gallery,  Continue reading…

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Council asks for residents’ help to reduce fire risk in Redlands


Redland City Council is encouraging property owners and residents to join the city’s spring clean as bushfire season begins. Areas being targeted are those identified as having the highest fuel loads (dry leaf litter, long grass and overgrown vegetation). They include Redland Bay, Mount Cotton, Sheldon, the Southern Moreton Bay Islands and North Stradbroke Island.  Continue reading…

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Never miss garbage day again with the ‘When Is My Bin Day?’ online calendar


“When is my bin collected?’ is one of the most frequently asked questions by Redland residents. To assist residents, Redland City Council has launched a ‘When Is My Bin Day?’ calendar, which can be accessed on your desktop, mobile, tablet and is printer-friendly. Redland City Acting Mayor Wendy Boglary said the city-wide initiative was in  Continue reading…

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