January 2020

Monthly Archives

  • CDM Maintenance actioned : Jan – Jun 2020

    Kakadu Beach deteriorated signage replaced – 28.01.20 Sea Eagle Park refix flagstones – 22.01.20 Eagles Landing replace missing fence caps – 22.01.20 Harbourside Park remove dead tree – 9.01.20 Repair soil erosion into Dux Creek Reserve – 29.01.20 Paint decorative bollards Eagles Landing – 18.02.20 Remove rubbish from greenway – 3.02.20 Remove dead tree in […]

  • Where does your PHRCA contribution money go ?

    Have you wondered what our estate would look like if we didn’t contribute towards the garden maintenance?    Here are some pictures taken of some of the areas within Pacific Harbour that are totally maintained by MBRC.           Take another look at our estate and we are sure you will see […]

  • Bio Detention Basins – how do they work?

    Is there a Bio Detention Basin near your home?    Do you know how they work?   It takes three years before these basins are fully established in the MBRC area. The basins are designed to fill up with rain water and treat the storm water prior to it being discharged into our waterways.   […]

  • Lighting – have you considered your neighbours?

    When adding lights to your home, whether permanent or temporary, please look at how it may affect your neighbours.   This can mean across the canal,  across the road and on either side.   Christmas lights look great, but not all year around and not if they are blinking into somebodies bedroom.    Please be considerate.  

  • Garden Infill Planting Stages – what’s next….

    The PHRCA estate has had a continuous infill planting project in place since 2015.    Planting is in partnership with Moreton Bay Regional Council and is pending weather conditions and budget.   The following is the staged approach planting schedule and is subject to weather constraints. The 2019/2020 budget will cover stages 5, 6, 7, 8  and […]

  • Canal Speed is 6 knots

    If you are having a problem with speeding boats in your canal, you can report the incident to the Queensland Police via Police Link 131 444 or to Maritime Safety Queensland on 07 3632 7500.    Both require a photo or video of the event clearly showing the registration of the boat concerned. Maximum speed […]

  • Lawn clippings – are they good for the council gardens?

    The Moreton Bay Regional Council does not encourage lawn clipping to be added to the community gardens.  They can actually fine you for dumping your lawn clippings in these gardens.   Lawn clippings often carry weed seeds with them which only makes the job of the garden maintenance crew more difficult and a constant source of […]

  • Dumping of green waste on community gardens – Did you know you can be fined by MBRC?

    Public gardens, Parks and Vacant lots are becoming dumping grounds with some residents tipping grass clippings in gardens and throwing palm leaves and garden rubbish on vacant lots and in public parks.       MBRC are very concerned at the increase within Pacific Harbour as this can build up and create a fire hazard and a breeding […]

  • What a Load of Rubbish – Gross Pollutant Traps

    Have you seen the crane trucks emptying out the gross pollutant traps in our estate recently?   Did you wonder what they were doing? Read on… Throughout our estate, in strategic locations, a number of gross pollutant traps (GPTs) have been installed in the stormwater system.  The primary purpose of GPTs is to capture gross (large/coarse) […]