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Local News   •   19-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Koala review by end of 2020

Moreton Bay Regional Council’s CEO will review how the Council is protecting koalas and present a report by the end of the year. He’s been asked to look at road crossings, possible speed reduction and the need for a wildlife hospital.…

Local News   •   19-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Bid to breathe life into council land

A nationwide search will soon begin for break-out business ideas to help transform the region’s economy and create jobs. It comes as Moreton Bay Regional Council offers up three parcels of land to private investors.…

Local News   •   19-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Ready to roll on Murrumba Downs road upgrades

A $5.6 million overhaul of the intersection at Brays Road and McClintock Drive in Murrumba Downs start in coming weeks, with Moreton Bay Regional Council awarding the construction contract today.…

Feature   •   13-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Innovation to survive and thrive

Necessity is the mother of invention and innovators in the Moreton Bay Region are well-positioned to grab any opportunities that emerge in a post-COVID-19 world.…

Local Stories   •   7-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Call to support genuine Aboriginal art

Overseas tourists may have disappeared, but demand for genuine Aboriginal art remains strong. So strong, Michael Connolly has opened a new Dreamtime Kullilla Art shop.…

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Call to support genuine Aboriginal art

Overseas tourists may have disappeared, but demand for genuine Aboriginal art remains strong. So strong, Michael Connolly has opened a new Dreamtime Kullilla Art shop.…

Business made of tough stuff

Belco Trailers at Brendale has weathered tough times before and is investing in technology to sure up its future during the COVID-19 pandemic.…

Aussie music legend's rallying call

Powderfinger’s Ian Haug says These Days … are a time to support musicians. He’s doing his bit at his Camp Mountain studio, Up in the Airlock.…

Rocket science venture takes off for former pilot

Self-confessed aerospace geek and former pilot, Cran Middlecoat has launched his rocket kits, including lesson material and equipment for 12 months for schools. …

Feature   •   13-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Innovation to survive and thrive

Necessity is the mother of invention and innovators in the Moreton Bay Region are well-positioned to grab any opportunities that emerge in a post-COVID-19 world.…

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Local Profile: Steve Wakerley

​Throughout the Moreton Bay Region, there are individuals who not only call the region home, but go above and beyond in their services to the community. Steve Wakerley is one of those people. …

Council News

Local News   •   19-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Koala review by end of 2020

Moreton Bay Regional Council’s CEO will review how the Council is protecting koalas and present a report by the end of the year. He’s been asked to look at road crossings, possible speed reduction and the need for a wildlife hospital.…

Local News   •   19-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Bid to breathe life into council land

A nationwide search will soon begin for break-out business ideas to help transform the region’s economy and create jobs. It comes as Moreton Bay Regional Council offers up three parcels of land to private investors.…

Small step in battle to save koalas

The Moreton Bay Region has taken a “small but important step” forward in the race to save our native animals. Wildlife carers hope this is just the beginning.…

Council Appoints First MILLovate Board of Directors

The search for a team of visionary leaders to drive investment at The Mill PDA is over, with Council today unanimously appointing the inaugural board of directors for MILLovate Pty Ltd.…

Getting to know mayor Peter Flannery

Moreton Bay Regional Council’s new Mayor Peter Flannery is a man of many talents. We sit down with him, so you can get to know him better.…

CCTV network to crack down on crime

Eighteen new portable CCTV cameras are being rolled out across the Moreton Bay Region to improve security for residents.…

At Home

Home DIY   •   31-7-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Backyard blitz goes viral

Like many homeowners, Kate and Shane Hammond used the COVID-19 shutdown to renovate – transforming their pool area and painting the house.…

Decluttering your home made easy

For some, spending more time at home has sparked a cleaning frenzy usually reserved for spring! But, if the task before you is overwhelming, don’t panic we’ve asked an expert for help. …

Decluttering DIY: tips for success

The latest decluttering craze may have been sparked by author and TV star Marie Kondo but, Donna Donaldson has been helping customers restore order for nine years.…

Going Out

Restaurants   •   3-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Dining out in Albany Creek

If you’re after gangster-themed espresso or Thai cuisine made with love, you’ll find it at Albany Creek. We discover some dining gems.…

Local News   •   3-8-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Expo showcasing jobs, business recovery

Being part of the 2020 Recovery Moreton Bay Region Business and Jobs Expo has never been easier – or cheaper.…

Discover Dining Gems in Margate

Fresh seafood, light sauces, delicious salads, mixed with quality coffee – these are the flavours of summer and just some of the dining gems on offer in the coastal suburb of Margate. …

Thriving coffee culture has bean Neli's inspiration

There’s more to a perfect cup of coffee than meets the eye. Just ask Neli Coffee’s Ed Thomas.…

Dining Gems, Places to Go Out in Brendale

Five years ago, when Ryan and Elsie McCausland bought this microbrewery, tucked away in Brendale, their aim was to create a relaxed and friendly venue offering the best beer and cider they could bottle. …

Discover ParkRun in the Moreton Bay Region

Turns out pounding the pavement at ParkRun isn't what motivates most runners to get up, lace up their joggers and get moving on a Saturday morning - it's actually the delicious hard-earned breakfast they get to enjoy with friends afterwards.…

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