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Local News   •   1-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

COVID-19 UPDATE: Lockdown lifted

The lockdown of Greater Brisbane, including the Moreton Bay Region, will end at noon today with just one new case of community transmission. There are 10 in total - the other nine are in hotel quarantine.…

Local News   •   16-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

First look at The Komo ahead of reopening

The Komo Hotel, overlooking beautiful Moreton Bay at Redcliffe, is due to reopen next week after a $3 million renovation. We take a look inside.…

Motoring   •   14-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Tough, safe and comfortable Navara

Demand is already high for the new MY21 Nissan Navara ST-X and PRO-4X models, with added safety features, bigger payload and greater towing capacity appealing to buyers.…

Local News   •   12-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Let’s make Bribie Island, Redcliffe and Woodford winners

Voting has opened for Queensland’s top tourism towns and three from the Moreton Bay Region have made the finals. It’s now up to residents and visitors to do their bit to make sure they win. Here’s what you need to do.…

Families   •   12-4-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Family Leeding the way in life saving

Sisters crowned Redcliffe Surf Life Saving Club champions…

Local News   •   8-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Region ready to welcome Kiwi visitors

Tourism operators in the Moreton Bay Region are perfectly poised to welcome visitors from New Zealand when the trans-Tasman travel bubble starts on April 19. From the sandy beaches of Bribie Island to lush hinterland townships and out to Redcliffe and the pristine waters of Moreton Bay, they are ready.…

Dining

Call to support local venues offering takeaway

As greater Brisbane and the Moreton Bay Region settle into a three-day lockdown, hospitality venues offering takeaway are calling for your support.…

Band promises rock’n good vibes

If you're heading along to this year’s Park Vibes event on March 20, you can expect a fun and high-energy performance when Gold Coast-based band Hinterland hit the stage.…

Chocoholics Rejoice – Top Spots for Easter Treats

Give way to your temptations this Easter and stuff yourself full of choco-licious treats at these top dining spots in the Moreton Bay Region. …

New café at the Ranch

The finishing touches are being added to the Moreton Bay Region’s newest café – the White Horse Ranch in Albany Creek – which is creating new jobs.…

Local News   •   16-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

First look at The Komo ahead of reopening

The Komo Hotel, overlooking beautiful Moreton Bay at Redcliffe, is due to reopen next week after a $3 million renovation. We take a look inside.…

Local News   •   23-2-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Foodies' events on the move

Tastes of Moreton Bay – a six-week long celebration of local produce and cuisine – is coming back in 2021 along with the Moreton Bay Food and Wine Festival.…

Families

Families   •   12-4-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Family Leeding the way in life saving

Sisters crowned Redcliffe Surf Life Saving Club champions…

Local News   •   16-3-2021  •   Kylie Knight

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.…

Montessori Children’s House opens at Sesame Lane

Sesame Lane Care and Kindergarten has opened a Montessori Children’s House at one of its North Lakes centres in a bid to encourage independent learning and thinking.…

Community service ‘making magic’ happen

Deception Bay Community Youth Programs making magic happen…

Back to school: twice the fun

Twins Tanya and Tawana Zinyemba will help each other overcome first-day nerves when they join a record number of Prep pupils at Mango Hill State School this week. They can’t wait to make new friends and play.…

Striking a balance between screen time and offline for children

A charming children’s book created by two Moreton Bay Region residents aims to help children and their parents strike a balance between screen time and spending time offline.…

Health & Fitness

Local News   •   1-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

COVID-19 UPDATE: Lockdown lifted

The lockdown of Greater Brisbane, including the Moreton Bay Region, will end at noon today with just one new case of community transmission. There are 10 in total - the other nine are in hotel quarantine.…

COVID-19 UPDATE: Two new community cases, no word on lockdown

There have been three new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, two are the result of community transmission. But in good news for the region, none of the cases are unlinked to the already identified clusters.…

COVID-19: Testing centres in Moreton Bay Region

Your guide to COVID-19 testing centres across the Moreton Bay Region. Residents with symptoms, or suspected symptoms, are urged to get tested immediately.…

Older and Bolder

Local News   •   22-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Next phase of COVID-19 vaccinations begins

GP clinics open to COVID-19 vaccinations for Phase 1B in Moreton Bay Region…

Older and Bolder   •   12-3-2021  •   admin

Friendly not just by name

Meals, groceries and old-fashioned customer service are the cornerstone of what the team offers at both Redcliffe Friendly Grocer outlets.…

Get out and get active

Spending time in a park or open space can support your physical and mental wellbeing. As part of Parks Week and beyond, Moreton Bay Regional Council is encouraging people to take part in activities in the region’s parks and open spaces. …

Freshwater creates ideal lifestyle

One of the key motivators for active and independent retirees is creating a relaxing and social lifestyle, and the new resort-style clubhouse at Freshwater by Ingenia Lifestyle is helping residents achieve just that. …

Unique take on retirement living

A cinema, outdoor entertainment deck and lifestyle activities are some of the features enticing seniors to make the move to Seasons Mango Hill. Sales manager Cheryl Evans said residents who moved in after the complex opened are settling into their luxury one, two and three-bedroom self-contained apartments. …

Van escapes bring joy

Caravanning gives you a sense of freedom and relaxation like no other holiday, according to Barbara and Barrie Richardson of Peninsula Caravan Club. They have been members for more than five years, but have owned caravans for about 14 years. …

Shopping

Local News   •   25-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Crafters market supports local artisans and potters

Old Redcliffe Fire Station Gallery home to pottery and artists’ market…

Chilli coffee and 4Real Milk a perfect match

The team behind Moreton Bay’s Chilli Coffee has launched two new flavoured milks in collaboration with 4Real Milk.…

All wrapped up for a good cause

If you’re not the best at wrapping presents, Morayfield Shopping Centre has you covered. The centre has gift wrapping stations with all the trimmings – and they raise money for two very worthy causes.…

Travel & Leisure

Caravan adventures have a new home

Caravana brings a touch of luxury to caravanning in Redcliffe…

Valentine’s Week Road Trips from Brisbane

You’ve come to the right place for romantic, adventurous, or budget, couples road trips from Brisbane this Valentine’s Weekend in Moreton Bay Region. …

Driving ahead with new plans

G’day Adventure Tours owner Jason Brown is working on new attractions and markets for his Bribie Island business.…

Simply the best way to hit water

Moreton Bay Jet Ski owner Ken Jeffreys has his eye on making a Pumicestone Passage jet ski tour adventure a Best of Queensland experience, and convincing more of us that winter is the best season to enjoy it.…

Local News   •   19-2-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Moreton Island barge bid is moving ahead

A proposal to establish a pedestrian and vehicle barge service from the Redcliffe peninsula to Moreton Island (Mulgumpin) is setting sail.…

Travel & Leisure   •   11-12-2020  •   Matt Rodin

Ultimate holiday hinterland road trip

Moreton Bay region residents are incredibly fortunate having such large, diverse and beautiful range of places to visit at their doorstep. With school holidays in full swing, and after the year that was, there has never been a better time to explore our backyard than right now! …

Motoring

Motoring   •   14-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Tough, safe and comfortable Navara

Demand is already high for the new MY21 Nissan Navara ST-X and PRO-4X models, with added safety features, bigger payload and greater towing capacity appealing to buyers.…

Traffic & Transport   •   16-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Electric vehicles popular on the Peninsula

Electric cars taking off at Redcliffe…

Round the Bend in a tin top

North Lakes driver Ryan Suhle cannot wait to go round the Bend this weekend. In fact, he is taking a Porsche almost 2000kms to Adelaide for the experience.…

Deception Bay couple begin epic journey west

Deception Bay couple Kevin and Leanne Gray hit the road today on the trip of a lifetime. They’re caravanning across Australia in tandem with fellow North Brisbane 4WD Club member Carole Tailor, headed for Perth.…

$30 million boost for Moreton Bay’s motorists

Diamond days are on the way for motorists in the Moreton Bay region with a $30 million upgrade planned at the congested Gympie Arterial Road and Strathpine Road interchange…

1920s Touring in the Moreton Bay Region

Learn about the motoring history of Brisbane Norths best escapes within an hour’s drive from the city as we take you back to 1920s Samford, Redcliffe, Bribie Island…

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