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  1. Problem trees & removals
    Complaints regarding trees, clearing of trees and vegetation, tree roots.
  2. Habitat trees, hollows & nest boxes
    Hollows developed in old trees have the potential to provide important habitat for many native animals. 
  3. Pine Rivers Policy WS PK.20 - Trees in Anzac Avenue, Kallangur
    It is Council’s policy to maintain the original intent of ANZAC Avenue as a tree lined memorial avenue.
  4. Connect to your creek week: Planting Lagoon Creek
    If you want to help improve Lagoon Creek please come along and plant a tree.
  5. Bluey Piva Park
    Ceremony site is located on the foreshore with a fabulous ocean outlook - trees provide limited shade. 
  6. Tingira Park
    With views to Moreton Island this park is very secluded with large shady trees - suitable for a small ceremony.
  7. Footpaths
    Footpaths are in place to promote pedestrian movement in a safe manner along roadsides and residents must not obstruct in a manner that creates a nuisance or safety issues.
  8. Workshop: Successful citrus
    Join Peter from The Plant Shack for a workshop that will assist you to get the best out of your citrus trees.
  9. Glossy black-cockatoo
    The Glossy Black-Cockatoo, (Calyptorhynchus lathami) is recognised as a threatened species under State legislation, and is the rarest of Australia’s cockatoos.
  10. Chamber of Commerce Park
    Views of the Pumistone Passage and Glasshouse Mountains, this grassed area with shady trees and other facilities would be an ideal location for a small ceremony.
  11. Pine Rivers Policy WS PK.21 - Pine Rivers Reafforestation Projects
    This policy outlines how Council will endeavour to provide practical support to community initiated tree planting projects on Council owned or controlled land.
  12. Col Fischer Park
    With views of Glasshouse Mountains and the Pumistone Passage this site would be an ideal location for a ceremony - the designated ceremony site is opposite Elizabeth Batts Close with large shady trees.
  13. Bicentennial Park
    Great views overlooking Bramble Bay, Moreton Bay, The Port of Brisbane and "The Ted Smout Bridge" Flat grassed area with shady trees. Toilets approx 200m, covered seating area, road and off-road car parking.
  14. Boombana
    Boombana means “trees in bloom”, which fits this area perfectly.
  15. Genealogy for beginners
    Come along to these regular hands on sessions where you will receive training on the use of genealogy resources such as Ancestry.com.
  16. Dr Red - Cellar Door
    Overlooking Samford Valley this property is planted with 1,500 grape vines, coffee and olive trees which are all used as active ingredients in the various smooth red wines produced. Sales and tastings of Dr Red Punch range, Spearole Tea and Dr Red wines.
  17. Suttons Beach Park
    Great views overlooking Bramble Bay, Moreton Island, Port of Brisbane and the Port of Brisbane. Large lawn area with shady trees. Disabled toilet. Good parking. Close to Youth Park playground.
  18. Camp Mountain Lookout
    On a clear day enjoy the amazing views of Moreton Bay and the Glass House Mountains from the lower north-facing lookout. Walk along the ridgeline to another lookout offering surprisingly close views of bustling Brisbane City. Picnic shelters and wood barbecues are nestled among tall eucalypt trees.
  19. Powerful owls
    Powerful Owls are huge predatory birds (50-65cm in length) that occupy very large permanent territories, sometimes having a home range of up to 1000 hectares.
  20. Redcliffe Botanic Gardens
    The Redcliffe Botanical Gardens cover an area of approx 200 square meters and contains some 500 different species of culinary, medicinal, industrial, native herbs and assorted varieties of plants. The ceremony area located in the gardens has a Gazebo or open garden setting - beautiful gum trees and a lovely grassed area.
  21. Westridge Outlook
    See views over Lake Wivenhoe with the Great Dividing Range in the distance. A mixed forest of grey gums, tallowwoods and spotted gums surrounds the lookout, which is situated on a high rocky outcrop. Try to spot animal markings from goannas, possums and red triangle slugs on the smooth-barked eucalyptus trees. 
  22. Landscaping & gardening
    Plants and trees are the greatest air-conditioners; and they operate for free.
  23. Scarborough Beach Park
    Scarborough Beach is one of a number of sandy beaches along the coastline. The main street is a popular location for families and day visitors. Overlooking views of Moreton Island across Moreton Bay. Toilets with disabled access available. This area is located in the centre of the park under shady cottonwood trees, playground close by, limited seating, limited car parking.
  24. The Gums Anchorage Apartments
     2 and 3 bedroom units and penthouses all have water views, ensuites and bathrooms, private balcony or terrace. The kitchens are well equipped, DD phone, TV / DVD, and some units have Foxtel. Within this landscaped, gum-treed retreat is a tennis court, salt water pool and a sauna.
  25. Wivenhoe Outlook
    This outlook provides a picnic area with scenic views of Lake Wivenhoe. Stringybark trees flower here during summer with pale yellow flowers that attract birds. The unusual cry of the cat bird can often be heard in the valley below. Viewing platforms are only a short walk from parking and picnic facilities, on Northbrook Pathway.
  26. Dividing fences
    Reach agreement prior to constructing any dividing fence. Fences higher than two metres require Council permits. 
  27. Window exhibition: Dave Parsons
    Dave Parsons’ paintings reflect his love of Australian flora, in particular our magnificent gum trees.
  28. Severe storm
    Severe storms are more common than any other natural hazard. They occur regularly in South East Queensland between September and March and can produce damaging winds, hail lightening and flash floods.
  29. Koala protection
    If you see a sick, injured or orphaned koala or have any koala related concerns, contact Moreton Bay Koala Rescue Inc or the Pine Rivers Koala Association (24 hours a day / 7 days per week).
  30. Manorina
    Atrax circuit — 750m return (allow 30 minutes) Keen eyes may find the tiny earthen moss-covered doors of secretive trapdoor spiders along the track.Morelia walking track — 6km return (allow 2 hours)Walk from the Manorina car park, along the track through wet eucalypt forest containing groves of cabbage tree palms. At Mount Nebo lookout you can enjoy quiet, spectacular views over Samford Valley and Moreton Bay. 
  31. Reducing your impact on the environment
    There are easy actions you can do to reduce your impact on the environment and improve your quality of life. 
  32. Kumbartcho Sanctuary
    Kumbartcho is the local Aboriginal word for Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii). The Hoop Pine is the focus of the districts name, emblem and logo some magnificent specimen trees can be found at the Kumbartcho Sanctuary, which is set on 6 hectares of natural habitat, including a boundary with the South Pine River.
  33. Redcliffe Policy 108-2005 Vegetation Management on Reserves
    Redcliffe Policy 108-2005 Vegetation Management on Reserves
  34. Window Exhibition: Julie White
    Julie White enjoys many facets of photography including landscapes, streetscapes, and people in the context of their everyday lives. In this series of photographs she focuses on nature and accentuates the calm that can be experienced whilst surrounded by the
  35. Caboolture Regional Art Gallery - G.A.M.E for kids gallery
    Caboolture Regional Art Gallery - G.A.M.E for kids gallery
  36. Workshop: Tasty Trail Mix
    Bushwalking takes a lot of energy! Learn how to make a Tasty Trail Mix that can be easily carried in a bag for long walks and is perfect for an energy
  37. Bellara Beach and Banksia Beach landscape concept plans
    Council has recently completed concept plans for Bellara Beach and Banksia Beach, Bribie Island.
  38. National and state travel choice events
    Throughout the year there are a number of national and state wide events that promote and encourage healthy lifestyle and travel choices.
  39. Window exhibition: Liz Celegato
    Brisbane emerging artist Liz Celagato, whose previous works are predominantly acrylic on canvas, has recently started experimenting in mixed media techniques.
  40. Window exhibition: Mark Malinowski
    My recent work tends to focus on the environment and natural Brisbane settings.
  41. Ryle Winn
     For thirty-five years Ryle Winn was a leading rural valuer and much sought­ after professional court witness but just as often preferred cane-cutting, chasing scrubber cattle, running brumbies, timber-getting and driving trucks around the backblocks.  He has a swag of books to his credit, including the self-published High Tides & Hard Rides, When a Tree Falls and Behind the Bike Shedand the Penguin-published Rough Diamonds & Real Gems, True Grit & Dry Wit, Out of the Blue and Up A Hollow Log.
  42. Environmental centres
    Environmental Education Centres provide environmental education messages focused on Learning to Live with the Environment.
  43. Scooters scan footpaths
    Moreton Bay Regional Council has added scooters to its line-up of tools helping to identify footpaths requiring maintenance. 
  44. Flying foxes
    Flying foxes are mammals, like humans, and belong to the Order Chiroptera (meaning ‘hand-winged’). Flying foxes play an important role in dispersing the pollen and fruit of many native trees, such as figs, palms, lilly-pillies and quandongs.
  45. Glenmay Wetland
    Glenmay Wetland is located near Cundoot Creek at Brodies Park in Morayfield and falls within the Caboolture River catchment area. 
  46. Mental Health for New Parents
    Come along to learn more about mental health in pregnancy and post birth.
  47. Fauna
    Like many places in Australia where original indigenous vegetation still exists, the Moreton Bay Region is home to a rich diversity of native animals. We are privileged to have a wide variety of natural habitat types.
  48. Environmental pests & weeds
    There are over 1000 different weeds in South East Queensland. This number grows every year as we introduce more plants into our gardens or industries. 
  49. Backyards for Wildlife
    Backyards for Wildlife is a regional program that supports and recognises the efforts of owners of smaller bushland blocks to preserve local wildlife habitat and link wildlife corridors in the urban environment.
  50. Window Exhibition: Catherine Macauley
    Catherine’s figurative work starts with the Divine Feminine.
  51. Cultural Heart - Public art
    Many artworks are located on public land in the Moreton Bay region. Browse some of these public artworks on this website and then make the trip to see them in person.
  52. Regional ecosystems
    Regional Ecosystems (RE) are a way of describing different vegetation types that relate vegetation, land form and geology.
  53. Exhibition: Patrolling Woorim
    Surf patrols on Ocean Beach, Woorim, started in 1923 by members of the Metropolitan Swimming Club of Brisbane; with the Bribie Island Surf Life Saving
  54. Moreton Bay Region Libraries - Events and classes for adults
    Libraries hosts a wide variety of events and classes for adults, including author, local history and information talks, computer and technology classes and seminars for writers.  All events and classes are free, but bookings are required. 
  55. Moreton Bay Region Bushcare
    Bushcare Programs are a partnership between Council and the community in caring for the natural environment.
  56. Mobile applications
    Council has developed a number of applications for mobile devices to enable you to access a range of Council services anywhere, any time.
  57. Land for wildlife
    Land for Wildlife (LFW) is a unique, voluntary program which provides resources to private land holders and community groups managing land with existing wildlife habitat, as well as to those working hard to re-establish habitat through revegetation and restoration projects.
  58. New road names
    When a new development is approved in the district, the developer is required to provide names for all the new roads that have been created as part of the development.
  59. Wild dogs
    Residents are requested to submit as much information as possible on any sightings of wild dogs and/or attacks, including the date, location, description, activity and damage caused.
  60. Window Exhibition: Bronwyn Russell-Collins
    Bronwyn Russell-Collins is a Brisbane-born clay and collage artist whose passion is creating something unique and soul-nourishing.
  61. Donnybrook Caravan Park - Rules
    Terms and conditions of your stay and park rules at Donnybrook Caravan Park.
  62. Beachmere Caravan Park - Park rules
    Terms and conditions of your stay and park rules at Beachmere Caravan Park.
  63. Toorbul Caravan Park - Rules
    Terms and conditions of your stay and park rules at Toorbul Caravan Park.
  64. Bells Caravan Park - Rules
    Terms and conditions of your stay and park rules at Bells Caravan Park.
  65. Bongaree Caravan Park - Rules
    Term and conditions of your stay and park rules at Bongaree Caravan Park.
  66. Moreton Bay Region Libraries - Getting started in genealogy
    Genealogy is the study of family origins based on records of important events in the lives of individuals and their ancestors and families. If you are beginning your search, explore the information and resources here.
  67. Window exhibition: Mental Health Week 2014
    Mental Health is about our state of well being, it is how we maintain relationships, cope with stress and contribute to the community.
  68. Exhibition: string theory: Focus on contemporary Australian art
    string theory: Focus on contemporary Australian art is a Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) touring exhibition which brings together over 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from across Australia who work with expanded notions of textile and craft-based traditions.
  69. Report your sightings
    Native animal sightings are regularly reported to council. If you see an animal or plant of interest please contact Council’s Environmental Services Department. 
  70. Birralee Childcare Centre
    Birralee Childcare Centre is a community based non profit centre sponsored by the Moreton Bay Regional Council. We provide a high quality child care and education for children from six (6) weeks to school entry. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea is provided.
  71. Meet Local Children's Author : Becky Roberts
     Meet local illustrator Becky Roberts,  and discover her collaborative picture book Aussie Wildlife Poems for Kids and the Young at Heart in this interactive storytime event for under 5s . 
  72. Bunyaville Conservation Park
    The park is the perfect spot for a picnic or BBQ in the forest.  Visitors can enjoy bushwalking, horse riding and cycling at Bunyaville, and dogs are allowed provided they are kept on a leash at all times. 
  73. Street lighting
    The majority of streetlight and / or pole maintenance on road reserves and along paths through and around a park is the responsibility of Energex. 
  74. Gardening Workshop Online Evaluation Form
  75. Window Exhibition: Bruno Valmadre
    Bruno Valmadre has pursued his passion for three dimensional expression throughout the past fifty years, building on an impressive skill base which includes abstract and figurative works, lathe works and more recently some very dynamic jewellery pieces.
  76. Contact Council
    Options for contacting Moreton Bay Regional Council via phone, online, email, fax, post and in person. If your matter is urgent or a public safety concern, please phone Council.
  77. Pine Rivers Family Day Care - Learning environments
    Pine Rivers Family Day Care Educators consider the Early Years Learning Framework to inform their practice and program. Family Day Care allows children to participate in experiences that can be more flexible and meet individual needs and interests.
  78. Kerbside bins
    Moreton Bay Regional Council's contractor provides a weekly waste and fortnightly recycling collection service to properties within the defined waste collection area.
  79. But first, let me take a creek #selfie
    Snap a selfie at your local creek for the chance to win a trip to Tangalooma Island Resort.
  80. Dog parks & beaches
    Dog parks and beaches that have been allocated for the exercising of dogs (on and off a leash), providing they are kept under strict control.
  81. Roadworks
    Roads are subject to deterioration due to vehicular traffic and changing weather conditions. Road defects can include potholes, cracking, bulging, large depressions and ruts. 
  82. Pine Rivers Heritage Museum - School activities
    The Pine Rivers Heritage Museum provides an opportunity to explore life, including the history of our own area with a number of specialised displays, activities and exhibits for school tours.
  83. Redcliffe Botanic Gardens
    The Redcliffe Botanic Gardens is a peaceful green haven right in the heart of the city – providing a quick escape from the rigours of everyday life. It is the perfect place to have a picnic, celebrate a birthday or simply enjoy a quiet moment in the beautiful surrounds.
  84. Planning Scheme Policies for Infrastructure Contributions
    Following a series of workshops within Council, a number of amendments and new planning scheme policies we created for all three districts.
  85. Magpies
    The Magpie breeding season peaks from August to October but nesting can take place anytime from July to December.
  86. Moreton Bay Region Libraries - Books & magazines
    Moreton Bay Region Libraries offer a range of Books & Magazines for library members to borrow and enjoy.
  87. Customer service request
  88. 9 to 12 years - mad about books
    Reading suggestions for 9 to 12 years.  
  89. Moreton Bay Region Libraries - 9 to 12 years - mad about books!
    Reading suggestions for 9 to 12 years.  
  90. Our History - Caboolture District
    Caboolture has a rich, yet quiet history. With its proximity to Brisbane, capital of the Queensland, Caboolture was one of the first areas of the State opened to European settlement.
  91. Disaster management - Be prepared
    By actively preparing your home, business and yourselves, you can improve the safety of your family. Prepare a household emergency plan, emergency kit, evacuation kit and know your neighbours.
  92. 2014 Caboolture River Catchment Management Plan Online survey
  93. Riparian & reserve analysis
    The vegetation represented in the Reserves and Riparian areas are quite diverse extending from coastal estuaries and open beach fronts across the coastal lowlands and hills to the mountain ranges in the west. 
  94. Recycling at waste facilities
    Resource recovery areas are in operation at Council's waste facilities to encourage residents and commercial customers to sort and separate their waste.
  95. Example RADF projects
    Some example RADF projects from previous funding rounds.
  96. Caboolture township history
    Information on the history and heritage of towns and localities within Caboolture district. 
  97. History of the PineRiversPlan
    Following European settlement, the district developed as a series of small townships and service centres. The first Town Planning Scheme for the Shire of Pine Rivers was gazetted on the 8th May 1965.
  98. Bushfire
    Bushfires pose a very real threat to the Moreton Bay region.  You don’t have to live in the bush for bushfire to be a threat.  Most places can be impacted by burning material, embers and smoke.
  99. Pine Rivers township history
    Some history on the Pine Rivers townships including Albany Creek, Dayboro, Lawnton, Petrie, Samford, Strathpine & Whiteside.
  100. Supplier portal
    Our residents and local businesses are the reason why we exist. We recognise the important role our suppliers have in the value we offer to all our customers.

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