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    Island, Life

    Sea Breeze

    A little bit of wind never goes astray, it is good for blowing the olds cobwebs away! Spring is the breeze’s busiest time of year and often I don’t feel like stepping…

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    The Purple Swamphen

    Enjoying one of the best wildlife estuaries on Flinders Island, the Purple Swamphen spends its days lounging in the lagoon overlooking the magnificent view of iconic Mt Strzelecki. Feeding on grasses, snails…

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    Island, Life, People

    Memory Lane

    Flinders Island is my home. Remote and out of the way, I could live here for ever and then another day. The mountains in the sea have long held a romantic hold…

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    Meet a Local :: Lois Ireland

    The first in a series of stories about Flinders Island folk - some have lived here for a long time - others have just arrived! Meet Lois Ireland - if you're walking…

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    Summer Loving

    In the summer time when the weather is fine! Like a local tiger snake I have been soaking up the rays along with a healthy dose of making the most of our…

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    The Garden Path

    What goes up, must come down as sure as everything goes round and round. Goodness knows when it comes to an end, but one thing is for sure‚Ķour pantries will be well…

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    Island, Life, People

    Paper Nautilus

    Beachcombing is a pastime enjoyed by islanders, tourists and guests, especially after the wildest of island weather. A Paper Nautilus undamaged is indeed a rare find! Home to the pelagic octopus, the…