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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…our pantries will be well…

  • 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…

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    Festival Fun

    Holloway Park at Lady Barron buzzed with excitement on Sunday the first of December. In the weeks leading up to the event Flinders Islanders were encouraged to de-clutter, get creative with a…

  • Kitchen, Style

    Day On The Island

    “Cheeky Little Lunch” on November 9th – organised by Flinders Island Meat & Flinders Island Fresh with Chef Rob Kabboord from Merricote Restaurant in Melbourne. Guests were treated to a special ‘Fly In…

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    Island Hopping

    Share :: An Island hop! Visiting King Island in the Bass Strait, we were keen to see how the other islanders live… King Island is renowned for its beef, unusual mixture of…

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    At The Movies

    Share :: Discover how creative and kind this big-hearted island is… Short films on a micro-budget were presented to the Flinders Island community at the first, inaugural Flinders Flicks Film Festival. Featurette’s…

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    FOBSI – Out of the Box

    FOBSI Friends of Bass Strait Islands, Wildcare are currently exhibiting “Boxthorn” at the Straits Gallery, Whitemark. There are approximately 150 members on the FOBSI mailing list and people have come from as far…

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    All Fired Up

    Late summer on Flinders Island when the temperature drops to 18 degrees and Mutton-birds fly towards the North Pacific is a good time to start thinking about how you are going to…