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    Retail Therapy

    Nostalgia is a wonderful thing and what is someone else’s trash is another person’s treasure… Reclaiming, reusing and recycling furniture, second-hand decorative items, chinaware and vintage haberdashery is a treasure hunters idea…

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    A Tale of Survival

    DONATE TO THE FLINDERS ISLAND WOMBAT FAMILY FUND Living on Flinders Island you only need to take a drive at dusk or dawn to spot wildlife grazing on the roadside. It’s like…

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    Roaring 40’s

    Choral and instrumental activities are thoroughly enjoyed by many islanders who through music, find happiness. It’s a chance to step away from running a business in town, living off the farmland or…

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    True Blue

    Travelling northwest along the Palana Road, hidden from sight are many homes situated along the beachfront at what is known as Blue Rocks. One of these houses is home to Kath Dallas.…

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    All Aboard!

    For Flinders Island – good access and good communication is key! Today – Furneaux Freight  docked the “Captain Bill” for the first time at Lady Barron Wharf, Flinders Island. Passengers exclaimed instead…

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    Walk the walk…

    The island has stepped up to a challenge! 10,000 steps Australia is 10-week, team vs. team workplace pedometer challenge that takes us on a virtual tour of the Top End of Australia.…

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    Winter Warmers ..

    Pop into The Straits Work Gallery to view Winter Warmers! It is a gorgeous display of colour, texture and fibre. Works created by local artists include experimental Nuno-felt, silk painting, woven kelp,…

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    Making Wine & Making Music …

    Because a singing telegram is a thing of the past… or is it? We could possibly arrange this service for birthdays, anniversaries and other fun occasions… we are completely spoilt to have…

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    Olive Picking

    Many hands make light work of these olives destined for cold press. Planting on a spot that ‘seemed good for it’ the olive grove is a small part of the 60-acre school…