Moreton Bay Regional Council have completed the 2020 mulching allocation which included the streetscapes in the precincts of Kakadu, Osprey Island and Dolphin Cove.
From time to time residents may find injured or trapped wildlife on the estate, this can include in the canal system. Local Vets can assist with small animals such as birds, however not anything larger such as wallabies. If you can safely help by containing the animal that is the first step. […]
Dux Creek Park replace missing turf – 14.7.20 Dux Creek Park replace broken garden edge – 29.7.20 Peninsula Park West replace missing service pit cover – 27.7.20 Osprey View Park replace broken concrete – 31.7.20 Sylvan Beach footpath remove sand build up – 27.7.20 Sandpiper Shores Park, subsided path replaced – 20.8.20 The Landing verge […]
Did you know that if you move house you need to update your address in writing to the Professional Manager for the PHRCA? Contribution notices are issued every six months and if you have moved in this time they may go to the incorrect address. Please ensure that Archers Body Corporate have […]
We have plenty of little ducklings following the adults along the footpaths and across roads around Marina Boulevard at the moment. Please take care when driving as they are often hard to spot standing in the shadows at the roads edge. Likewise the Plover chicks are very difficult to see as they dart across […]
You may have noticed that some of the street trees (Tuckeroo) in the estate have developed a black sooty mould. Sooty mould grows on the sugar secretion from aphids and scale. This issue has been reported to MBRC and a treatment program will commence in August to attend to the matter. Firstly the pest will […]
It might be Pandanus Dieback. One of the north coast’s iconic plants, the coastal Pandanus tree Pandanustectorius, is under local threat from dieback caused by a flatid insect known as the Pandanus planthopper jamella australiae. The planthoppers exude honeydew; this encourages mould growth and rotting of terminal growth points. MBRC treated the Pacific Harbour landscape pandanus in June […]
Further path cleaning is taking place throughout the parks and walkways during August.
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 […]
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. […]
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.
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 […]