Council services reopening after COVID lockdown lifts and EKKA holiday arrives Following the State Government’s announcement this morning that the South-East Queensland lockdown will end at 4pm today, most of Redland City Council services will resume on Tuesday 10 August after the Redlands Coast EKKA public holiday tomorrow on Monday 9 August. Limited services will be in operation tomorrow on the public holiday. In line with the lockdown lifting, our playground and outdoor exercise equipment, skate parks, BMX tracks and public barbecues are no longer off limits to the community. Please be mindful of current State Government gathering limits of up to 10 people gathering in a public space. Redland Performing Arts Centre will reopen on Tuesday however, for ticketed and seated shows only 50 per cent of the audience will be allowed, in line with restrictions. This may affect some performances and activities over the next two weeks. Council services will reopen in line with the current State Government restrictions that remain in place for the next two weeks. However, Council encourages residents to make full use of Council’s online and telephone services where they can. Face masks and checking in are required.
Council services reopening on EKKA public holiday, Monday 9 August Redland Animal Shelter will open from 9am to 12pm, and will return to normal operating days and times from Tuesday. Follow https://www.facebook.com/RedlandAnimalShelter Community halls and the tennis courts at Wellington Point will reopen to those with pre-existing bookings on Monday, with new bookings being accepted from Tuesday. In line with current gathering restrictions there will be limits to the number of people allowed in our community halls at one time. Cleveland Aquatic Centre will reopen from Monday. Visit https://clevelandac.com.au/ for opening hours. Bin collection services and all Recycling and Waste Centre operations, which have continued throughout the lockdown will run as usual. Council services reopening on Tuesday 10 August Council services resuming regular operating hours on Tuesday include: · All Council customer service centres · Redland Performing Arts Centre (RPAC) box office. RPAC will operate with 50 percent capacity with seated, ticket allocations. Follow https://www.facebook.com/RedlandPerformingArtsCentre · Cleveland and Capalaba Art Galleries (RAG). Follow https://www.facebook.com/redlandartgallery · All Council libraries. Follow https://www.facebook.com/redlandlibraries · IndigiScapes. Follow https://www.facebook.com/IndigiScapes · Visitor Information Centre at Raby Bay Harbour Park