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Redland Snapshot – 3 December


Council Christmas closures

All non-essential Council services will be closed from Christmas Day to reopen 5 January 2015. This includes Council Customer Service Centres, art galleries, mainland libraries and Redland Performing Arts Centre (RPAC).

For island library closures visit our website.

RPAC tickets can be purchased online during the closure.

Emergency contacts:
For road repairs and fallen tree or water supply emergencies over the closure 3829 8999.

Specific closures and other information:

Home Assist will be closed to clients from 4pm Tuesday 23 December 2014, to reopen 8am Monday 5 January 2015.

Redlands IndigiScapes and Visitor Information Centre (including Tea Garden cafe) – Closed Christmas Day. From Friday 26 December to Friday 2 January the cafe will operate with a limited menu and reduced staff so no large bookings or group functions will be taken.

Waste transfer stations – Closed Christmas Day only. Waste collection services will continue as usual.

Animal shelter – Closed Christmas Day, Sunday 28 December and Sunday 4 January. Limited hours apply for other days throughout this period.

For more details on specific Council closures visit our website.

 

Our Redlands out now!

Get your copy at Council customer service centres or mainland libraries if you missed it in last week’s Redland City Bulletin – or view the digital version.

 

Buzz in the park

Join in some free family fun including interactive art, music, kid’s entertainment and lots more.

When: Saturday 6 December, 10am – 1pm
Where: Bloomfield Park, Cleveland

Supported by Redland City Council’s Creative Arts Unit.

 

Christmas by Starlight

Saturday 6 December 2014

Don’t miss Christmas by Starlight on Saturday 6 December at Capalaba Regional Park, Pittwin Road, Capalaba.

The free family-friendly event includes an animal zoo, jumping castles, rock climbing and a visit from Santa plus plenty of food stalls from 4pm and a children’s show at 5.45pm. Traditional twilight carols will follow from 6.15pm, ending with a spectacular fireworks finale!

For more information about free buses and car parking visit our website.

 

Hazardous Waste Surrender Day

Free for all Redland residents!

When: Sunday 7 December, 9am – 1pm
Where: Redlands Performing Arts Centre car park, 2- 16 Middle Street, Cleveland

Bring your household hazardous waste to a collection day for safe free disposal. Bring proof of residence (e.g. drivers licence).

Do not bring commercial waste. For full details of accepted waste, volume limits and other conditions visit our website or phone 3829 8999.

 

Open meetings

General Meeting … Wednesday 10 December, 9.30am

Snapshot – Tuesday 29 April


Free Household Hazardous Waste Surrender

When: 9am – 1pm Sunday 4 May 2014
Where: Redland Performing Arts Centre car park, 2 – 16 Middle St, Cleveland
What to bring: household hazardous waste

For the full list of accepted hazardous waste, volume limits and other conditions visit our website.

This event is available to Redland residents only and proof of residency is required. For more information contact RedWaste on 3829 8999.

 

Koala Community Planting

Sunday 4 May 2014

Join us for our annual Koala Community Planting, as we put 1000 plants in the ground to expand a creek corridor in Redland Bay. Stay afterwards for a sausage sizzle and take home a free native plant.

When: Sunday 4 May 2014, 9 – 11am
Where: Moogurrapum Creek Corridor, Main Street, Redland Bay
Bring: Enclosed shoes, sun protection and drinking water
Provided: Plants, equipment, sunscreen, gloves and a sausage sizzle

For more information phone 3824 8611.
Supported by Fund for National Parks & Wildlife

 

Council hosts free business workshop

ecoBiz Wednesday 7 May

Book now for this free workshop to find out how your business can save money by reducing water, waste and power costs.

When: Wednesday 7 May 2014, 5 – 7pm
Where: Redlands RSL Club, Passage Street, Cleveland
RSVP: 2 May 2014 to karen.brown@redland.qld.gov.au or phone: 3829 8507, places are limited

A light buffet and refreshments will be served.

EcoBiz is a free program funded by the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, delivered by Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland and supported by the University of Southern Queensland and Australian Business Training Solutions.

 

Straddie Township Meeting

Saturday 3 May

North Stradbroke Island residents are invited to attend a Township Meeting with Council this weekend.

When: Saturday 3 May from 1pm
Where: Amity Point Community Hall, 16 Ballow Road, Amity Point. No need to RSVP
Inquiries: 3829 8623

 

 

Water meter readings

Time to pare back your pointy trees! We are reading water meters in Wellington Point, North Stradbroke, Perulpa, Lamb and Karragarra islands this week. Please make sure meter readers have clear access to your water meter.

 

Open meetings

Wednesday 7 May, General Meeting – 9.30am

Snapshot: Tuesday 4 June 2013


Hazardous Waste Surrender

Sunday 9 June 2013

It’s time to clean out unwanted chemicals from your shed and cupboards! Safely surrender your household hazardous waste products for free.

When: Sunday 9 June 2013, 9am to 1pm

Where: Redland Performing Arts Centre car park, 2-16 Middle Street, Cleveland

What to bring:

Household hazardous waste, with a limit of
20 litres per waste type, is accepted. For the full list of accepted hazardous waste, visit our website.

For more information contact RedWaste: 1300 362 036

www.redland.qld.gov.au

This event is available to Redland residents only and proof of residency is required.

 

Fire Management Workshop

When: Friday 21 June 2013 , 9am to 12.30pm

Where: Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, Tallowwood Room, 17 Runnymede Road, Capalaba

What to bring:

Enclosed footwear for walking and hat

Are you interested in learning how to balance fire management with conservation of bushland plants and animals? Join representatives of Council, Queensland Fire & Rescue Service and SEQ Fire & Biodiversity Consortium to find out more.

Bookings before 14 June 2013 to 3824 8611

 

E Waste

Recycle your old TVs

Give your old analogue television a proper farewell and a new life! E-waste recycling has begun at Redland Bay Waste Transfer Station.

You can now bring your unused televisions, computers and computer equipment to our e-waste recycling collection. This is free for all residents and small businesses. (An e-waste collection point will also be available at Birkdale Waste Transfer Station by late June – we’ll let you know when it’s open).

Council already has free cardboard and polystyrene recycling collections at Birkdale and Redland Bay. Use this service to get rid of your new television packaging now – just remember to separate them!

For more information 1300 362 036 or visit our website.

 

Water meter reading – Victoria Point

Where’s your water meter – is it clear and quick to find? Our water meter readers will be in Victoria Point this week. Please ensure we can easily access and read your water meter.

Open meetings

Wednesday 5 June

General Meeting (incorporates Coordination Committee Meeting) 10.30am

Thursday 6 June

Cleveland CBD Revitalisation Special
Committee 9.00am

Snapshot – 28 May 2013


Indigi Day Out
When: Saturday 1 June, and Sunday 2 June 2013, 10am to 4pm
Where: Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, 17 Runnymede Rd, Capalaba
Enjoy free entertainment and activities at the annual Indigi Day Out & Folk Redlands Festival of Music. The program includes native animal displays, craft, garden and
wildlife workshops, children’s activities and live music performances – all in the beautiful IndigiScapes’ native botanic gardens.
For more information www.indigiscapes.com.au 3824 8611

 

Hazardous Waste Surrender
Sunday 9 June 2013
It’s time to clean out unwanted chemicals from your shed and cupboards! Safely surrender your household hazardous waste products for free.

When: 9am to 1pm, Sunday 9 June 2013
Where: Redland Performing Arts Centre car park, 2-16 Middle Street, Cleveland
What to bring: Household hazardous waste, with a limit of 20 litres per waste type. For the full list of accepted hazardous waste, visit our website.

For more information contact RedWaste: 1300 362 036 www.redland.qld.gov.au
This event is available to Redland residents only and proof of residency is required.

 

Redlands 2030 Community Plan
Have your say

You can have your say online until Friday 7 June about the progress of implementing Council’s Redlands 2030 Community Plan.

You also can access a copy of the plan and fill out and submit a printed survey form at Council customer service centres and Redland libraries. The plan is a blueprint for residents, businesses, community organisations, Council and other levels of government and outlines the community’s vision for Redlands in 2030. The survey also asks the community to identify new priorities that have emerged since Council’s adoption of the plan in 2010.

 

Water meter reading – Mount Cotton
Cut back your cactus! Our water meter readers will be in Mount Cotton this week. Please ensure we can easily access and read your water meter.

 

Redland Libraries
Meet local author – Josephine de Moor

When: 11am to 12pm, Tuesday 4 June
Where: Victoria Point Library
Local author Josephine de Moor will visit Victoria Point Library to discuss her debut novel “Heart of a Beast”. The novel is a tale of falling in love in a doomed period in Australian history and is set in the convict settlement on Norfolk Island. Bookings 3884 4011. This free event is brought to you in partnership with Angus & Robertson, Victoria Point.