Nudgee Recreation Reserve – Sport & Recreation Precinct Upgrade

As your local Councillor, my priority has been to ensure that feedback from our community is heard. The importance of local places for recreation is a key element to our enviable lifestyle. Since being elected in 2016, many residents raised the need to provide additional recreation opportunities in Banyo and Nudgee with me. I was […]

Lord Mayor’s Better Suburbs Grant – Community Support Category

It was excellent to have the Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner visit with Nundah Men’s Shed and Northside Connect, both recipients of the Better Suburbs Grant, Community Support Category. As our suburbs continue to grow, community groups are vital to establishing connections, promoting a healthy lifestyle and providing support to residents. The Community Support Category provides […]

Christmas Shop Local Gift-mas Initiative in Northgate Ward

This year we joined Loving Nundah again with the mission to spread some ‘Christmas Cheer’ and support for local small businesses in Northgate Ward with our Christmas Shop Local promotion. The initiative encouraged our local community to think local this Christmas and support our small business owners. Thank you for the wonderful response and support that you have shown […]

NCEC – Social enterprise at the 2023 Lord Mayors Business Awards

Nundah Community Enterprises Cooperative – “We don’t employ people to make coffee; we make coffee to employ people” It was great to call in to Espresso Train run by Nundah Community Enterprises Cooperative (NCEC) recently with Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner. NCEC were the recipients of the award for best social enterprise at the 2023 Lord […]

Brisbane selected to participate in global ‘Active, Healthy, Inclusive Cities’ initiative

Our extensive network of parks, pools and sports facilities are now training grounds for home-grown champions who will compete in the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Brisbane has been selected as one of 5 cities worldwide to participate in the International Olympic Committee and United Nations-Habitat ‘Active, Healthy, Inclusive Cities’ initiative. This initiative focuses […]

A billion reasons to celebrate SAM – Speed Awareness Monitors (SAMs)

Slow down because there could be reindeer, a Santa   or a Christmas Tree about! A billion motorists have passed Brisbane’s Speed Awareness Monitors (SAMs) since the highly successful program was launched almost ten years ago. We know Christmas can be a dangerous time on the roads and our Santa-themed speed awareness monitors help alert drivers […]

Lord Mayor’s Better Suburbs Grant

Congratulations to Kedron AFL Football Club, Norths Rugby Club, Norths Devils Rugby League Football Club, recipients of the Lord Mayor’s Better Suburbs grants. Our sporting clubs are a core element in providing a strong, connected community. As predominantly volunteer led organisations, it’s great to be able to assist them. We also had the Lord Mayor […]

Mosquito Update

Like many residents I am aware of, and have experienced, increased mosquito activity over recent weeks. It is a characteristic of our sub-tropical climate and occurs in Brisbane at this time of year. While Council seeks to minimise the impact of mosquitoes through a range of measures they cannot be eliminated. Council undertakes aerial and […]

Better Suburbs – Places and Spaces – Ryans Road, Nundah

We are working with the local community to revitalise the neighbourhood precinct at the corner of Ryans Road and Robinson Road, Nundah. This is part of Better Suburbs – Places and Spaces (BSPS) and Council’s commitment to creating a city of vibrant neighbourhoods. If you are a passionate community member or local business, we want […]