Redlands Coast welcomes new citizens at Australian Citizenship Day ceremony


This year’s Australian Citizenship Day proved extra special on Redlands Coast when 133 residents from 35 countries made a pledge to become citizens. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the new citizens were welcomed at a ceremony on Saturday 17 September at Redland Performing Arts Centre. “They now join the other 224 Redlands Coast residents  Continue reading…

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Public holiday closures on National Day of Mourning


Redland City Council offices and customer service centres will be closed on the National Day of Mourning for Her Majesty The Queen on Thursday 22 September 2022. They will return to regular operating hours on Friday 23 September. Bin Collections Normal bin services will occur on the public holiday. Remember to put your bin out  Continue reading…

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Council stands firm on housing targets claim


Redland City Council stands firm on the claim it is meeting its housing targets as set by the State Government. Mayor Karen Williams said State Government reports showed Council was in fact exceeding their targets. “In 2017, the State’s regional plan Shaping SEQ identified Redland City as needing to provide 17,200 additional dwellings by 2041,”  Continue reading…

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Alfred Martin Way causeway now open


The causeway connecting Alfred Martin Way to Main Beach on North Stradbroke Island/Minjerribah has re-opened as a ford (water) crossing. Water remains over the causeway – users are asked to be safe, sensible and to follow signage. Drivers should check water levels and ensure their vehicle is suited to safely cross. To avoid further road  Continue reading…

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Redlands achieving housing targets, associated infrastructure needed


Redland City Council is achieving the housing targets set by the State Government. Mayor Karen Williams said she was therefore surprised by the Deputy Premier’s announcement that he would be undertaking a new housing strategy for the city. “The State Government signed off on our City Plan in 2018 and our current Redlands Housing Strategy  Continue reading…

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Council pays tribute to The Queen at General Meeting


Redland City Council paid tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with a message of condolence and a one-minute silence at today’s General Meeting. Mayor Karen Williams said the minute’s silence gave everyone in attendance the opportunity to reflect on the life, service and dedication of the Queen. “It was a sad day indeed when  Continue reading…

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Council seeks pause on proposed City Plan amendment for Minjerribah


Redland City Council will issue a pause notice and request the State Government provide additional information to address public and Council concerns on proposed City Plan amendments on Minjerribah/North Stradbroke Island. Division 2 Councillor Peter Mitchell said today’s decision followed public consultation on the amendment package that reflected a Temporary Local Planning Instrument (TLPI) introduced  Continue reading…

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School holiday fun on Redlands Coast


Redland City Council is offering a packed program of events to keep children entertained during the September school holidays. Mayor Karen Williams said there would be activities for all ages, most of them free, at Redland City Council Libraries, Redland Art Gallery, Redland Performing Arts Centre (RPAC) and Redland IndigiScapes Centre. “Local families and visitors  Continue reading…

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