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Greater Brisbane 3-day lockdown ends at midday Thursday 1 April 2021


The Queensland Government has this morning announced that the lockdown due to COVID-19 for Greater Brisbane, including Redland City will end at midday today. Some restrictions remain in place for a further two weeks until Thursday 15 April. Continuing restrictions include that masks must be carried everywhere, worn in many indoor spaces and worn in  Continue reading…

COVID-19 Public Health Alert issued for parts of Brisbane and Moreton Bay Region


Queensland has recorded one new case of locally transmitted coronavirus, with a 26-year-old Brisbane man infectious in the community since last Friday. Contact tracing is underway, below are the locations the man visited: March 20, at 11:00am, he was in the Carindale shopping centre and visited quite a few shops March 20, Baskin and Robbins ice cream store at  Continue reading…

Sandbagging stations open tomorrow Wednesday 24 March 2021 on Redlands Coast


Redland City Council sandbagging stations will open tomorrow Wednesday 24 March, at the following locations: Council Depot Cleveland – 199-205 South St, Cleveland – Click here for directions Council staff and SES will be onsite to assist. Sand, bags and shovels will be supplied. Open Wednesday 24 March, from 7am – 6pm. 24-hour self-service sandbagging stations  Continue reading…

Sandbagging stations remain open on Redlands Coast, update as at 8:00am Tuesday 23 March 2021


Redland City Council sandbagging stations remain open today, Tuesday 23 March, at the following locations: Council Depot Cleveland – 199-205 South St, Cleveland – Click here for directions Council staff and SES will be onsite to assist. Sand, bags and shovels will be supplied. Open Tuesday 23 March, from 8:30am – 6pm. 24-hour self-service sandbagging stations  Continue reading…

Sandbagging stations available on Redlands Coast, update as at 9:45am Monday 22 March 2021


Redland City Council has established sandbagging stations. Council Depot Cleveland – 199-205 South St, Cleveland – Click here for directions Council staff and SES will be onsite to assist. Sand, bags and shovels will be supplied. Open Monday 22 March, at 7am – 6pm. 24-hour self-service sandbagging stations are located at: Council Depot Dunwich – 11-37  Continue reading…

Be prepared for severe weather this weekend – Updated opening hours as at 10am, 13 December 2020


Redland City Council has established self serve sandbagging stations in preparation for forecasted heavy rain, damaging winds and abnormally high tides from late tonight, Sunday and Monday. Self-service sandbagging stations are located at: Cleveland – Open until 6:30pm Saturday; 7am – 6:30pm Sunday 13 December and until 7pm Monday 14 December Redland City Council South  Continue reading…

COVID-19 testing clinics update for the Southern Moreton Bay Islands


The temporary COVID-19 testing clinics located at the Russell Island Recreation Hall and Macleay Island Community Hall will close at 4pm today, Wednesday 9 September. Mater Pathology will continue to provide COVID-19 testing at the following locations this Thursday and Friday. Russell Island: 7.30am – 3.00pm at 2 Alison Crescent, Russell Island Macleay Island: –  Continue reading…

COVID-19 alert for Birkdale 12RND Fitness attendees


Birkdale 12RND Fitness, 3/190 Birkdale Road, in the group of shops next Birkdale Fair Shopping Centre, has been named by Queensland Health as a site attended by a person who recently tested positive to COVID-19. Queensland Health is advising anyone who was at the gym on the morning of Wednesday 19 August 2020 from 8am-9.30am  Continue reading…

Community Champions and STAR Community Services agreement supports vulnerable SMBI residents


Under a new agreement with STAR Community Services, the Southern Moreton Bay Islands (SMBI) volunteer Community Champions will be able to help even more of the vulnerable residents in their communities. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said that during disasters and local emergencies, the highly regarded Community Champions could now help to support the safety,  Continue reading…