Social media

Council invites you to participate by giving us your views, opinions or comments. While anyone can view these communication channels, you must register for each service to participate.

Privacy

If you choose to engage with any of the social media channels used by Council (for example by providing posts or comments on those channels), you acknowledge that your comments will immediately be made public on those channels. By using the social media channel, you also agree to abide by the privacy policy and the terms and conditions of the relevant social media channel. You also agree that your details, including submissions, are transferred outside of Australia and are subject to the relevant Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions of each service.

Moreton Bay Regional Council is subject to the Information Privacy Act 2009 and is committed to respecting your privacy. We therefore ask that you respect the privacy of others when posting in our social media channels. Council records all information posted and uses that information for record-keeping and for considering and/or addressing any comments made. If you have any concerns or questions, please view our privacy statement.

Your attention is drawn to the Social Media section of the copyright notice, i.e. material posted by any other person, such as public users, is deemed to be made available to you by that person under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence as a condition of use of that channel.

Acceptable use

Views expressed in these channels by anyone other than Moreton Bay Regional Council are not Council's views and Council disclaims all liability for any such views, comments, advertising or other non-Council content. Inflammatory, defamatory, commercial, spam and comments encouraging activities illegal in Australia or that are detected as transgressing copyright or other intellectual property laws will be deleted.

Council strives to review content on a regular basis. However, there may be times when offensive comments that do not meet Acceptable Use, appear on the page before they can be removed.

Photographs

Moreton Bay Regional Council does NOT claim ANY ownership rights in photos that you post to our walls or tag us in. However, by posting a photo on our wall you hereby grant to Council a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, revocable, non-transferable, perpetual licence to use, modify, delete from, add to, publicly display and/or reproduce, your photo, including without limitation in any online media formats and through any social media channels, pages or accounts.

If your photo is used on Moreton Bay Regional Council's digital or social platforms, your name and/or business will always be credited. We may also choose at our sole discretion to link back to your website or business social media profile.

You can revoke this licence at any time by emailing webmaster@moretonbay.qld.gov.au and informing us that you no longer want us to use your photo. 

Facebook

  1. Council's Disaster Management Facebook page is used to convey information during disaster events only.
    It is NOT for emergency requests for assistance. 
    Dial 000 for police, fire, ambulance OR 132 500 for SES.
  2. Council promotes events on the MBRC Events Facebook page.
  3. Follow the Libraries Facebook page for more information on their wide range of programs and events. 
  4. QSEC's Facebook page keeps you up to date with latest news and upcoming events.

Facebook is a social networking website, where registered users can add friends and send messages, update their personal profiles to notify friends about themselves. View Facebook's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Twitter

@MBRCdisaster is used in emergency situations only.
Dial 000 for police, fire, ambulance or 132 500 for State Emergency Service.

Twitter is a social networking service that allows users to send and read messages known as "tweets". Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters displayed on the author's profile page and delivered to the author's subscribers who are known as "followers". View Twitter's Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

LinkedIn

www.linkedin.com/company/moreton-bay-regional-council

Linkedin is a business-oriented social networking service that allows users to maintain a contact network which may assist in gaining introductions to other people. View Linkedin's User Agreement and Privacy Policy.

YouTube

  1. View videos of upcoming projects on Council's Official YouTube Channel.
  2. The Moreton Bay Region Libraries’ YouTube channel showcases library programming, community created content, local history projects and information about the library service,

YouTube is a video-sharing website where users can upload, share and view videos. View YouTube's Privacy Notice and Terms of Use.