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Recently I had the absolute pleasure of being a guinea pig for new island business Mountain Biking Flinders Island. We completed the Ride Strz track, which follows the southern coast of Flinders, in the shadow of Mt Strzelecki. ┬á(Top tip: the mountain is pronounced “Strezlecki”. The name is of Polish origin ­čÖé

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Mel Telfer: Flinders Island artist & maker This is the first in a series of posts about the artists and makers on Flinders Island. ┬áPlease indulge me as I introduce myself as the first maker! Tell us a little about yourself: My partner grew up on Flinders and always wanted to come home again. When […]

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Like all of us, The Purple Swamphen continually grows & changes. The past four years have seen lots of tweaks and adjustments to the Swamphen’s look, both in store and online. This new website is a great example of that! ┬áMassive thanks to Sammi Gowthorp at WhirldWeb for her tech help and encouragement in getting […]

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