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Anzac Day 2016

ANZAC Day services 2016

Anzac Day will be commemorated at eight locations across the Redlands on Monday, 25 April. Commemorations in Cleveland, Redland Bay, North Stradbroke Island, Macleay Island and Russell Island will be hosted by the Returned Services League (RSL), while those in Lamb, Karragarra and Coochiemudlo islands will be organised by local communities. The following roads will […]

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New website to assist you this election

http://election2016.moretonbayislands.com  Two weeks to go for the Redland City Council elections and state referendum on 19th March 2016. Do you know yet who are the candidates in your Division?  Are you even enrolled to vote this time?  And which polling booths are available for you on the day? These information are now available at MoretonBayIslands.com. […]

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Queensland council wants laws to protect koalas from dogs

by Mia Armitage A Queensland council has proposed stricter laws for dog owners in an effort to protect koala populations. Redland City Council introduced “koala safe areas” in 2007 but hopes to expand those areas in 2016. “Owners of properties greater than 2000m2 in these koala areas must ensure their dogs are denned or restrained at […]

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Ballot positions drawn for Redland City Council elections

Positions on ballot papers for the 19 March Redland City Council elections were determined by drawing names out of a box this morning. District Returning Officer Harold Guy presided over the ballot draw held in front of many candidates and their representatives at the Redlands Performing Arts Centre. For each contest, positions on the ballot […]

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Queensland will need 700,000 homes for 1.4 million people in 15 years

  Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter E-mail:  tony.moore@brisbanetimes.com.au South-east Queensland must find 700,000 homes for an extra 1.4 million people within 15 years, Australia’s pre-eminent infrastructure body says. On Wednesday, Infrastructure Australia said if no key infrastructure projects were built in the south-east, the cost of waiting in traffic for commuters, small, medium and large […]

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QLD Local Election + Referendum 2016

Candidates names go up the board

by Judith Kerr Feb. 16, 2016, 2:59 p.m. TWENTY-Nine people have been nominated to run as candidates for Redland City Council in next month’s local government election. Returning officer Harold Guy, who has been running elections in Redlands since 2012, said candidate nominations were slightly up on the last election. Nominations for the council’s 10 […]

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