July 2020

Monthly Archives

  • Palm Trimming and Pandanus Clean – commencing July 2020

    Elite have commenced cleaning the dead fronds from the pandanus trees as well as trimming the dead fronds from the palm trees.     Elite can only do the trees they can reach without a cherry picker.    Anything higher will need to be completed by MBRC which they will only do on major roads (Marina […]

  • 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.  

  • 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 […]

  • Livistona Palms – all you need to know

    Did your property come with a Livistona Palm?     How lucky you are!    They are a beautiful looking palm and being of a substantial size would set you back a large amount of money if you had to purchase these yourself for your landscaping.           We have added some links below […]

  • 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 2020/2021 budget will cover stages 10, 11, 12  and 13.  […]