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FLINDERS ISLAND
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Flinders Island is 20 Km off the North East tip of Tasmania in Bass Strait and is the largest of the 52 islands in the Furneaux Group.

Flinders Island was first settled 45,000 years ago and remained so until 4,500 years ago when climate change caused famine. The island was resettled in the 1790's by sealers and is now the producer of superb lamb, beef and wine plus
lobsters and fish.

Population is 900. There are regular flights from Melbourne and Launceston and weekly sea freight arrivals.
Climate is a pleasant temperate - no extremes.

Flinders Island is a great ESCAPE DESTINATION, magnificent beaches and surfing, wildlife, fishing, scuba diving, boating, climbing, bush walking, boat charters, scenic flights, 4 WD tours, golf, bowls, Scottish dancing, shopping.Flinders is a friendly and welcoming community offering you pure relaxation or a great variety of activities - wonderful hosts.
 

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