Island News

August 29, 2018

Running Festival

CAUTION DRIVERS – Any traffic coming along Lady Barron & Coast road just be careful as the Flinders Island Harriers are putting out the kilometre marking posts ready for the running festival this weekend. They are star steel pickets and have been painted yellow on top to make them more visible but, please be careful […]

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August 24, 2018

Flinders Island Running Festival

Flinders Island Running Festival 31st August – 2nd September ONLY 1 WEEK TO GO!!! The Flinders Island Running Festival is all about getting out and having fun. The running festival started in 2007 as a community fun run and health promotion day and had grown every year since. The festival now includes the 42km Pub2Pub […]

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August 22, 2018

St John Ambulance heading to Flinders

St John Ambulance Australia Tasmania is heading to Flinders Island to conduct first aid training at the Flinders Island Council Chambers from the 17th to the 19th of September 2018. The following courses are available. 17th – HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation – 12:45pm – 4:30pm – $75 18th – HLTAID003 Provide first aid – 8:45am […]

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August 17, 2018

AFL Grand Final

Looking for somewhere to watch the AFL Grand Final? Put on your footy colours and head on down to the Furneaux Tavern on 28th September! Free pre-game BBQ at 12:30 pm $4.00 pots from the start of the final siren. Heaps of prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Island News
August 15, 2018

Flinders Council

FLINDERS COUNCIL CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARD Nomination forms are now available from the Council Office and on the Council website for people wishing to nominate an individual for the Flinders Council Citizen of the Year Award. The award will be presented at the Flinders Island Show on 19th October. Please submit your nomination to […]

Island News
August 14, 2018

Show Society News

Flinders Island Show Society news…….. With 10 weeks until the Show now is the time to start planning some of the entries you may wish to enter. The Preliminary Home Industries schedule is available at Bowmans newsagency with all the information about entering and sections. Extracts will be put into Island News in coming issues […]

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August 13, 2018

Whitemark Wharf Project Update

An update from Jo & Tom Youl from the August 3rd Island News. We would like to let the community know we are full steam ahead with the Wharf Shed project. The activities will include demolition of the existing shed in August and for the build to commence at the end of August/beginning of September. We will […]

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