Entries by James Mackay

5 MINUTE FRIDAY 28 MAY 2021

Cr Mackay is n St Lucia today. If you live in or near St Lucia, you need to watch this video to find out the details of a huge project starting in June. It will likely affect you. We’re also talking memorials, art, charities and trees.

Five Minute Friday 21 May 2021

Today’s video includes… • Green Bridge consultation results • Our World Environment Day festival event in Toowong • Riverwalk launch party (5 months early!) • Your local compost hub just opened • Which schools are getting native beehives?

Millions in financial relief to community clubs

Adrian Schrinner Lord Mayor MEDIA RELEASE Schrinner Council gives millions in financial relief to community clubs The Schrinner Council is on track to assist more than 90 clubs this financial year as part of its $3.3 million Resilient Clubs Support Program that helps ease the financial pressure many community clubs face to keep the lights […]

5 MINUTE FRIDAY 07 MAY 2021

Cr Mackay is this week at the St Lucia Bowls Club and provides updates on the Walter Taylor Shield contest, the Coronation Drive bikeway disruptions, the naming of Penhaligon Park, and Indooroopilly’s Freaky Friday!

5 MINUTE FRIDAY 30 APR 2021

Cr Mackay is this week in Taringa and provides updates on the petition for a new pedestrian crossing, good and bad news for Wests Juniors AFL Club, new planter boxes for a community garden, and who got the keys to Brisbane city.

5 MINUTE FRIDAY 23 APR 2021

Cr Mackay’s update this week is from the Toowong RSL ANZAC stall and includes a look at the finishing touches being made to Lambert Rd bike ramp, the date for the opening of Riverwalk, ArtSpace Toowong’s Mothers Day Market on Monday, a quick response for the Taringa Rovers canteen and take your mum to a […]

5 Minute Friday 16 APR 2021

Today’s video includes… Taringa Community Garden continues to expand New shade shelters for a very popular park Getting Khaki weed under control Jenkinson Street footpath completed – wow! A new shed for our canoe club  

Five Minute Friday 9 April 2021

Today I’m in Indooroopilly… • Fig Tree Pocket & Kenmore Roads intersection – traffic light update • New cycling access ramps to improve safety • Native tree planting continues – find out where • Ironside SS footpath widening under construction • We check-in on a creek rehab jamesmackay.com/newsletter

Five Minute Friday (on Thursday) 1 April 2021

Join us today in Fig Tree Pocket… • Footpath widening at Ironside State School happening on school holidays • How to get $70 for free (watch for details) • End of season celebrations at Toowong Harriers Little Athletics • Open Day at Fig Tree Pocket school offering specialist help for language development disorders • Which […]