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The church Fete – don’t forget to put it in your diary!

St John’s Church Fete and PET SHOW is on again!
A major event on the Flinders Calendar

Saturday, 21 January 2017.

It opens at 8.30a.m. and goes till lunchtime. Lots of events for families, including the Pet Show – bigger and better every year…

Pink Ribbon Breakfast

A Pink Ribbon Breakfast for the Breast Cancer Foundation was held at Flinders Golf Club on Tuesday 25 October, 2016.
Over 120 ladies from Flinders and the Region attended the event. Over $8,000.00 was raised with donations, silent auction items and…

Flinders Festival feasibility report – 3 December 2016

The Flinders Community Association with the Flinders Lions Club hosted three community meetings in August, September and December 2016 to explore the feasibility of staging a festival.
Hundreds of ideas were discussed and debated. Concerns were raised about the impact on…

What a night!

Over $26,000 raised towards the CFA new fire station…and all thanks to those wonderful people who bought tickets AND donated to the cause.
Over 140 people attended the Lions Fundraising Dinner for the Flinders CFA on Friday evening at the Flinders…

The formidable team!

Our wonderful Op Shop ladies celebrate yet another year of successful fund raising for Flinders St John’s Anglican Church.
The redoubtable and ‘very well informed’ ladies who so efficiently run the Flinders Op Shop were able to get together for a…

Flinders Welcomes Appointment to Federal Court

Flinders Welcomes Appointment to Federal Court
On Thursday 8 December 2016, the Governor-General in Council appointed David John O’Callaghan QC a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia effective Wednesday 1 February 2017. 
The FCA  proudly welcomes this appointment, and joins with…

Report from FCA President

It’s been another busy year for your hard-working committee.

The installation of two pedestrian crossings in Cook Street, and associated lighting of the sculpture on the roundabout. At time of writing the lighting has not been turned on, but we are…

‘Flinders Festival’ Report Back Meeting

The ‘Flinders Festival’ Report Back Meeting is on Saturday 3 December 2016 from 4.30 – 6.00pm.

The third and final community meeting, hosted by the Flinders Community Association, will provide an opportunity to discuss the findings and recommendations of the ‘festival feasibility…

Stop Press!

Our newly elected Red Hill Ward Councillor is David Gill from Balnarring.
Vice President, Ranald Macdonald commented:
“He replaces Tim Wood who did not seek re-election but did great things for Flinders, for road safety and for the MPS during his short…

Flinders District Lions Club CFA Fundraising Dinner

CFA Fundraising Dinner
The Flinders District Lions Club invites the Flinders Community, organisations and businesses to this very special dinner. All net proceeds from this event will go to the Flinders CFA towards their much needed NEW FIRE STATION


When: Friday 2nd…