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Local News   •   11-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Scarborough Master Plan gets started

The State Government has allocated $400,000 to the Scarborough Harbour Master Plan with a vision to activate the harbour. Community consultation is happening soon…

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Moreton Bay residents honoured in Queen’s Birthday awards

Recognition for Moreton Bay locals in Queen's Birthday Honours List…

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Dragon Boat Festival a first

See dragon boats in action and enjoy free vegetarian food, fun games for the family, stalls and entertainment, when the Dragon Boat Festival comes to Clontarf for the first time on June 20.…

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Colourful bouquet of flowers, art

Redcliffe Floral and Art Festival will be back to its blooming best this week, when it returns after a forced hiatus in 2020. Here's your preview to the much-loved event.…

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Nick Crockford

$27.5 billion to drive recovery

Record funding will flow into transport and roads projects to create jobs and support Queensland’s economic recovery, according to today’s State Budget.…

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Nick Crockford

Lotto millions still unclaimed

Lottery players are being urged to check old tickets as there are 10 unclaimed division one and major lottery prizes in Queensland worth $7.4 million - and one is from the Moreton Bay Region.…

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Local News

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Moreton Bay residents honoured in Queen’s Birthday awards

Recognition for Moreton Bay locals in Queen's Birthday Honours List…

Local News   •   15-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Dragon Boat Festival a first

See dragon boats in action and enjoy free vegetarian food, fun games for the family, stalls and entertainment, when the Dragon Boat Festival comes to Clontarf for the first time on June 20.…

$27.5 billion to drive recovery

Record funding will flow into transport and roads projects to create jobs and support Queensland’s economic recovery, according to today’s State Budget.…

Lotto millions still unclaimed

Lottery players are being urged to check old tickets as there are 10 unclaimed division one and major lottery prizes in Queensland worth $7.4 million - and one is from the Moreton Bay Region.…

Riley saves the day

10-year-old raises fire alarm…

Plea to ban plastic dome lids

Two Deception Bay women are campaigning for dome plastic lids to be banned alongside plastic straws and cutlery in a bid to protect birds, lizards and marine life.…

Local Stories

Local News   •   11-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Scarborough Master Plan gets started

The State Government has allocated $400,000 to the Scarborough Harbour Master Plan with a vision to activate the harbour. Community consultation is happening soon…

Violet’s bravery in face of adversity

A brave Albany Creek teenager living with cancer has become the face of a big-name brand to raise funds for other sick kids.…

Sinead 'special guest' on music icon's tour

Sinead Burgess, who was born in Redcliffe and grew up in Beachmere, has been invited to open the only Queensland concert of a national tour by Australian music icon Ian Moss.…

Community Groups

Local News   •   8-6-2021  •   Nick Crockford

On the run to help hospital

Moreton Bay Road Runners (MBRR) are using their final hit out before the Jetty 2 Jetty (J2J) to support the annual Redcliffe Hospital Fun Run/Walk.…

Local News   •   21-5-2021  •   Nick Crockford

Help put Caboolture on world aviation map

An appeal has been made in Caboolture for help to get the world's only 'active' Bristol Beaufort bomber back into the skies.…

Join walk for Wounded Heroes

Bribie Island Bowls Club is calling for volunteers to step up and step out for its new Kokoda Challenge Charity Walk.…

J2J gives PAA a paw up

This year’s Jetty 2 Jetty Fun Run will raise money for a charity which has been giving animals a second chance at life for 50 years.…

Big birthday for Osprey House

The beloved Osprey House Environmental Centre has celebrated its 25th birthday today with the people who love it most - its loyal volunteers.…

Walking off the War Within

Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the first Brisbane Walking off the War Within community walk at Clontarf on March 20. Here's how you can get involved.…

Traffic & Transport

Local News   •   11-6-2021  •   Nick Crockford

New crossing for Bribie Black Spot

Bribie residents will receive a road safety boost with the Federal Government giving $472,000 for a new crossing under the 2021–22 Black Spot Program.…

Paving the way for smoother roads

Contracts awarded for Moreton Bay Region road resurfacing…

Youngs Crossing upgrade reverts to Option 1

Significant fig trees protected by revised design…

Local History

Tales of great escapes preserved forever

Bryn Evan’s book about airmen’s incredible escapes during World War II not only preserves their stories for future generations, but also serves as a reminder of what was sacrificed for the freedoms we enjoy today. We chat with the Scarborough author.…

Father Peter Gillam farewelled

Father Peter Gillam a man of the people…

Honour recognises Antarctic service

Moreton Bay’s John Russell, Michael Hawkins and Sheryl Backhouse receive Australia Day Honours…

Videos preserve Kabi Kabi language

The culture of Moreton Bay Region’s Kabi Kabi people has survived for thousands of years and now it’s entering the digital age.…

Local News   •   19-5-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Always a Dolphin: the making of legends

From humble beginnings in 1947 at the Redcliffe Showgrounds to the rugby league powerhouse it is today, the Dolphins has been the club of champions, legends of the game who have gone on to represent their state and country.…

Moreton Bay Region Weather   •   11-1-2021  •   Kylie Knight

2011 floods, 10 years on

Parts of the Moreton Bay Region endured flooding in the weeks leading up to the devastating 2011 floods in Brisbane, the Lockyer Valley and Ipswich. But that didn’t stop weary local SES volunteers from answering the call, as Alan Peterson remembers ……

Explore Your Community


Bribie Island

The Bribie Island area includes Banksia Beach, Bellara, Bongaree, Welsby, White Patch, Woorim, Beachmere, Donnybrook, Meldale, Toorbul, Godwin Beach, Ningi and Sandstone Point.…

Burpengary & Narangba

Burpengary and Narangba are some of the Moreton Bay Region's fastest growing residential suburbs. Find out more on the Moreton Bay precinct. …

Caboolture & Surrounds

The Caboolture precinct is located in the north of the Moreton Bay Region, offering large residential blocks, catering to families away from the hustle and bustle of bigger cities.…

Dayboro & Surrounds

Located in the hinterland of the Moreton Bay Region, Dayboro and surrounds has been growing in popularity with those looking to make a lifestyle change and weekend day trippers. …

Hills District

The Hills district comprises of Arana Hills, Ferny Hills, Everton Hills, Eatons Hill, Albany Creek and Bunya. …

North Lakes & Mango Hill

North Lakes and Mango Hill are both family-oriented suburbs with the infrastructure and facilities to suit the needs to growing families.…

Pine Rivers

Pine Rivers precinct takes in the Strathpine, Brendale, Kallangur, Petrie, Murrumba Downs, Warner and Kurwongbah suburbs. The region is rapidly growing, proving popular with families due to the close facilities, parks and playgrounds. …

Samford & Surrounds

Samford and Surrounds is an idyllic picture of relaxed country living, the region is located close to the city but still feels a world away with its rolling hills, wide open spaces and country charm.…

Woodford & Surrounds

Get a little taste of country right on the city’s doorstep in Woodford and Surrounds located to the west of the Moreton Bay Region. The Woodford region is steeped in history and retains much of its yesteryear charm.…

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