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Joe Geia Art Exhibition

Joe Geia Art Exhibition

Held at the Macleay Island Arts Complex, 95-95 Coast Rd, Macleay Island. from 15th to 30th June 2019.

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Artists at Work, 21st April

Artists at Work, 21st April

Kim Richards, MP for Redlands will open this event at 10am at the Macleay Island Arts Complex, 95-97 Coast Road, Macleay Island.Allow your eyes to feast upon colour, shape and form as brushes, pens and crayons turn canvas, paper and other materials into works of art. Experience timber, clay, silver and fabric being transformed into […]

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Community Markets Trash & Treasure – 1st Saturday of each month

Community Markets Trash & Treasure – 1st Saturday of each month

The Lions Club hold their Markets on the 1st Saturday of every month starting at 8am at the Community Hall, Cnr High Central Road and Southsea Terrace. Clothing,  Jewellery, Craft, Food stalls, belly dancing ….  a terrific morning out on the islands.

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Coffee Van near the ferry

Coffee Van near the ferry

Here’s a good one for the tradies and mainland workers! Starting mid-April, Hugh Strachan will be operating a Coffee and Juice van from the carpark of Pub Paradise. Hours 4am till mid morning. He will be serving Lavazzo Coffee, Mi Tea, French Juice and small snacks. Makes getting up and going to work early almost […]

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New laws on backyard fires

New laws on backyard fires

Redland City Council has brought out new laws regarding backyard fires. These will be monitored by our rural fire brigade so please assist them. “In accordance with Schedule 3 of Subordinate Local Law No.3, residents in urban areas or properties less than 6,000 square metres, the lighting of fires is generally prohibited or restricted unless […]

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Home Assist Secure comes to Macleay Island

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

A happy New Year to my fellow islanders. 2016 saw a resurgence of building on our island with corresponding increase in traffic. I’d like to see our community make a conscious effort to retain the laid back atmosphere of the island. Don’t rush from place to place, putting children and wildlife at risk. The island […]

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After the fire ….

After the fire ….

Photo: Courtesy Jeanette March The recent fire which devastated Tim Shea Wetlands was an exercise in island co-operation. I’ll take a bow on behalf of our own Rural Fire Brigade who worked day and night to save houses and protect property. We could not have done this without the help of our fellow fire fighters […]

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Why not join the Progress Association?

Why not join the Progress Association?

I went to the monthly meeting of the Progress Association on Saturday and was dismayed to see only a handful of people attend, all elderly. The Progress Association is for all residents of Macleay Island and you can become a member for only $5 a year. This Association liaises with Council on many issues and […]

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Volunteers Required

Volunteers Required

Our island Fire Brigade is sadly lacking volunteer firefighters at the moment. We are looking for interested volunteers who are fit, mature-minded and willing to give some of their time to the community. Extensive training in various aspects of firefighting including First Aid is given on Tuesday nights at the Emergency Centre. If you feel […]

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