Category Archives: Politics and Council

COUNCILLOR’S COLUMN by Cr Bob Millar

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HEALTHY AND ACTIVE MORETON The new Healthy and Active Moreton guide is now available and is the perfect tool to stay healthy, active and connected with your community.  The guide is full of a range of local, low cost and subsidised fitness ideas to get the whole family moving.  The comprehensive guide will provide something […]

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Get moving and motivated this Spring

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Moreton Bay Regional Council will help put a Spring In Your Step for summer with 8 weeks of free fitness for men and women aged 18 and over. Lifestyle and Amenity spokesperson and Division Four Councillor Julie Greer said the popular Spring In Your Step program provided free group fitness activities to get residents moving. […]

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DECADES FESTIVAL 2015

Moreton Bay Regional Council has announced the final program for the 2015 Decades Festival being held at Pine Rivers Park in Strathpine on Saturday, 31 October, 2015. Strathpine is going to ROCK! when Aussie rock legends Cold Chisel (performing a full, two hour show), The Living End and Something for Kate are joined by Baby […]

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How Times Have Changed – Exhibition at Pine Rivers Heritage Museum

Discover How Times Have Changed at the Pine Rivers Heritage Museum with an exhibition that opened on September 25. The free exhibition, until November 22, takes visitors on a nostalgic journey through the Pine Rivers area. Lifted from the region’s earliest photo records, the images recall the many locations and buildings which have remained at […]

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Cr Bob Millar Announces Retirement

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One of the Moreton Bay Region’s long serving councillors has announced he will retire at the March, 2016 Local Government elections. Moreton Bay Regional Council Division 11 Councillor Bob Millar was first elected in 2000 to the Pine Rivers Shire Council and since 2008 has served the residents of Division 11, a 600km2 area from […]

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR _September 2015

To whom it may concern The Moreton Bay Eco-Alliance is currently involved in hosting the Facebook page MBRC Elections 2016, to open up public discussion of issues of concern to the Moreton Bay community, in the lead-up to the Moreton Bay Regional Council elections to be held next year. The page aims to facilitate an […]

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Boyd, Labor spread ‘just let it go’ message

State Member for Pine Rivers, Nikki Boyd has helped launch the ‘Just let it go’ campaign as part of the #onepunchcankill community awareness program. Ms Boyd, who hosted the event, was joined by Queensland Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath and State Member for Kallangur, Shane King. Ms Boyd paid tribute to the family of the late Bruce […]

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COUNCILLOR’S COLUMN by Cr Bob Millar

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DAYBORO RODEO THIRD TIME LUCKY With the small but enthusiastic Dayboro Rodeo Committee cranking up for the third time on Sunday 9 August, the weather did the right thing and produced a glorious day that brought the crowds for this fantastic event.  The new yards and announcers stand with its prime seating all worked well […]

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Outdoor Adventure Families

Program Dates : 6 September – 29 November 2015 Great low cost activities and adventure for the whole family. Challenge yourself and the family this September as part of the Outdoor Adventure Families program.  This outdoor recreation program is suitable for children (aged 7-17 years) and their parents/carers who live in the Moreton Bay Region. […]

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Dickson News

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From your Federal Member for Dickson PETER DUTTON Federal Government Update Since my last column, the Federal Government has returned to Canberra from the parliamentary Winter Break. It’s been a busy two weeks, with lots of robust discussions on a wide range of issues affecting Australians. In my Immigration portfolio we’ve been working on citizenship reform, protecting […]

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