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It was a surprise for us too!

Basically, we are really pleased with the playground renovations and other work done by the MPS at our parks – though it was as big a surprise to us as to you all when the temporary Skateboard Half-pipe appeared.

It has…

Flinders Pre-school wins Community Prize

Flinders Pre-school wins Community Prize in the 2014 Hinterland Scarecrow Festival Trail

Also –
Business category winner: Elizabeth Surry
Community category winner: Flinders Pre-school
Junior Category winner: Ryder and Cassidy Pascoe
Sustainability Category winner: Dromana Pre-school
People’s Choice Winner: Bright Futures of Mt Martha Community Learning…

New CEO for the Mornington Peninsula Shire

NEW MPS Mayor is Bev Colomb. The Briars Ward Cr. has just been elected for a second stint for 2014/15

And we have a new CEO for the Mornington Peninsula Shire.

Dr Michael Kennedy has been told that his contract due to…

Flinders Shorebird News

The Victorian Wader Study Group (VWSG) banded red-necked Stints and Ruddy Turnstones on the ocean beach recently.

We were trying to catch adult Ruddy Turnstones to attach some data loggers to get more data on their migration to and from their…


Local residents Tom and Jenny Barr Smith are thrilled with the support given both here in Flinders and by those in the country Victoria touched by the efforts of four young men who recently undertook a 1300 kilometre bike ride…