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Matt McEachan in Parliment

  Cleveland-Redland Bay Road My speech last night from Parliament. Keeping up the fight to this Labor Government to get off their backsides and get this road upgraded. While I am glad to see Giles Rd intersection upgraded (by Shoreline not by the Government). I will not stop until we […]

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Redland City acts on Coroner’s findings

Redland City acts on Coroner’s findings Redland City Council will review the speed limits on Russell Island roads and look at improving lighting along its major traffic routes. It follows acceptance at today’s Council meeting of the Coroner’s recommendations following the inquest into the death of 14-year-old Ethan Stephenson on […]

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LOCATED – Missing boy, Russell Island QPS Media on Sep 30, 2017 @ 1:06am Update: The 15-year-old boy was located safe and well on October 1. Original blog post amended to remove identifying particulars.       If I get any more information, I’ll post it. I have added a […]

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Gathered from Facebook sources.. Compiled by Tim Barker, with thanks from original contributors.   Sample Picture of Stolen tools       Facebook post “There is a man who is trying to sell tools and item’s on our island’s buy, swap & sell pages! This man was also allegedly caught […]

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In the beginning

The original 1973 Queensland Government papers establishing the funding of the SMBI – from a PDF document kindly supplied by Clem J Ebber from an FOI request by the Original SMBI Advocate – Bay Journal a site run by Lee Shipley for many years.

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This is an old design I did in 2004, when we moved here. I just found it yesterday! A fully concrete house, fireproof, termite proof, No painting required (concrete walls are tinted). I costed it at $83,000 to build, complete with all PC items, kitchens bathrooms – the lot. For […]

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