Tag Archives: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

State Government’s COVID-19 restrictions are set to change


State Government 80% vaccination rules COVID-19 restrictions are set to change significantly in Queensland, including Redland City, from 17 December 2021 or once 80% of the eligible population has been fully vaccinated. In November the Queensland Government – which is responsible for managing the response to the COVID-19 pandemic in our state – announced measures  Continue reading…

Council services reopening after COVID lockdown lifts and EKKA holiday arrives


Following the State Government’s announcement this morning that the South-East Queensland lockdown will end at 4pm today, most of Redland City Council services will resume on Tuesday 10 August after the Redlands Coast EKKA public holiday tomorrow on Monday 9 August. Limited services will be in operation tomorrow on the public holiday. In line with  Continue reading…

Redland City EKKA show holiday goes ahead this Monday 9 August


Redland City Council has asked the State Government to include Redland City in a proposed extra public holiday later this year after a State Government decision left Council with no time to consider changing this year’s Ekka Public Holiday. Mayor Karen Williams said that, for the second year running, the State Government had failed to  Continue reading…

Council playgrounds, exercise equipment off-limits during lockdown


Redland City Council playground and exercise equipment, skate parks, BMX tracks, public barbecues and tennis courts have joined the list of places off-limits to the public during the current COVID-19 lockdown, that was today extended to 4pm on Sunday 8 August 2021. The Queensland Government announced today that the lockdown would be extended by another  Continue reading…

Council closures during COVID-19 lockdown


The Queensland Government has today announced a three-day lockdown due to COVID-19 for 11 local government areas across south-east Queensland, including Redland City. Redland City Council’s essential services will continue during the lockdown, with other services operating online or closing for the duration of the lockdown, which is currently from 4pm Saturday 31 July to  Continue reading…

Council services to reopen following COVID-19 lockdown


Redland City Council services will reopen under COVID-safe conditions when a three-day lockdown ends for the city at 6pm today. The Queensland Government today announced the end of lockdown for most south-east Queensland local government areas, including Redland City, as well as Townsville and Palm Island. However, the lockdown has been extended in Brisbane City  Continue reading…