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Congratulations to Logan's Queensland Australian of the Year Award finalists

Congratulations to Logan's Queensland Australian of the Year Award finalists

Published: 15 October 2014

The Leadership Team congratulates Uncle Barry Watson, Yassmin Abdel-Magied and Hetty Johnston, three Logan identities named as finalists in the Queensland Australian of the Year 2015 Awards. They...

Calls to investigate infant mortality rates

Calls to investigate infant mortality rates

Published: 9 October 2014

The City of Choice Leadership Team has called on the State and Federal Governments and relevant health authorities to investigate the high infant mortality rate in the Brisbane metropolitan south...

Courage to Care - a unique exhibition

Courage to Care - a unique exhibition

Published: 9 October 2014

Throughout November, Logan Central Library is hosting the powerful and inspirational Courage to Care exhibition, which empowers people to stand up to prejudice and bullying wherever it occurs. Th...

Welcome to Logan: a celebration on 25 October

Welcome to Logan: a celebration on 25 October

Published: 9 October 2014

The annual Welcome to Logan celebration will be held in Logan Central on Saturday, 25 October, to officially welcome all new residents, including recently arrived humanitarian migrants.The event ...

Logan Together initiative showcased in WA

Logan Together initiative showcased in WA

Published: 22 September 2014

Logan City is continuing to attract national attention for the new and innovative ways our city is addressing key social challenges. In August, Council and City of Choice Leadership Team represen...

Queensland Rugby Union program kicks off

Queensland Rugby Union program kicks off

Published: 17 September 2014

Almost 300 Pacific Islander rugby players from local schools ran out onto Logan City Rugby Union club grounds at Meakin Park in Slacks Creek this month to participate in the Logan School 7s event...

Safety focus for Crestmead during Week of Action

Safety focus for Crestmead during Week of Action

Published: 17 September 2014

Home and car security, graffiti and litter removal, park beautification and a family fun day were all part of last month's Week of Action in Crestmead. A Logan: City of Choice partnership initiat...

Have you seen the new Wembley Road banners?

Have you seen the new Wembley Road banners?

Published: 17 September 2014

If you've driven or walked down Wembley Road in Logan Central lately, you've no doubt noticed the series of new banners welcoming people in different languages. The banners feature welcome messag...

Up close and personal with Jay Laga'aia

Up close and personal with Jay Laga'aia

Published: 16 September 2014

Almost 600 Logan parents, high school students, university students and community members participated in engaging workshops with actor Jay Laga'aia in July. The well-known performer of film, TV,...

Major milestone event celebrates achievements

Major milestone event celebrates achievements

Published: 8 September 2014

More than 200 representatives from the Logan City community, business sector, State and Federal Governments, and Council converged on Logan Metro Sports Centre on Friday for an update r...

Continuing partnership approach to community safety

Continuing partnership approach to community safety

Published: 25 August 2014

The unique partnership between the Queensland Police Service and the Logan community continues to grow and strengthen, with City of Choice Leadership Team representatives meeting with Police Comm...

Queensland Rugby Union partners with Logan City

Queensland Rugby Union partners with Logan City

Published: 25 August 2014

Logan City Council will invest in a $40,000 partnership with Queensland Rugby Union (QRU) to deliver the Pacific Islander Community Engagement Project (PICEP) in our city.

City of Choice firmly on national agenda

City of Choice firmly on national agenda

Published: 25 August 2014

Logan: City of Choice and its ground-breaking initiatives were the talk of Canberra last month, when Leadership Team chair Jude Munro and senior Council staff met with top-level government execut...

Stronger voice for Logan youth

Stronger voice for Logan youth

Published: 22 August 2014

Twenty students from nine high schools came together on 30 July to talk about Logan's strengths and challenges, and how the city's youth can have a stronger voice.

Griffith student joins Council’s Safety Team

Griffith student joins Council’s Safety Team

Published: 22 August 2014

A Griffith University Criminology student is using her placement at Logan City Council to study how local perceptions of crime are influenced by the media.

Connecting youth through soccer, skateboarding and circus tricks

Connecting youth through soccer, skateboarding and circus tricks

Published: 22 August 2014

More than 1,500 young people have participated in dynamic and unique sport and recreation programs in Logan this year thanks to a Queensland Government and Logan City Council partnership.

City of Choice initiative wins excellence award

City of Choice initiative wins excellence award

Published: 5 May 2014

Logan City Council has won Queensland's top local government collaboration award for initiating the Logan: City of Choice program in partnership with the State Government and other key stakeholde...

City of Choice gains an audience in Canberra

City of Choice gains an audience in Canberra

Published: 14 March 2014

When you need to get your views across, quite often the best plan is to go directly to the source.

Logan City takes out nation’s top communications award for City of Choice

Logan City takes out nation’s top communications award for City of Choice

Published: 28 February 2014

Logan City Council has won the nation’s top government communications award for engaging its community in planning for a positive future through Logan: City of Choice.