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Flinders Community Association long term strategy

During May, the FCA Committee came together one Saturday afternoon to discuss the group’s long term strategy. The wide ranging discussion canvassed several options and potential priorities. Over the next few months, these will be discussed with the broader membership…

ANZAC Day 2017

Neil Hallam, our FCA President, laid a wreath on behalf of the Association on ANZAC Day 2017 as part of the commemorative ceremony conducted each year to remember those who have served in Australian Defence Forces.

The Flinders ANZAC Day service began…

Cargo Shed – A plea for help

The FDHS is presently planning to develop the old Cargo Shed at the end of the Flinders Pier as a space for a historical display. We have obtained a grant of $7,000 from the Victorian Public Records Office and are…

Flinders Mother’s Day Classic, Sunday 14 May

The 2017 Flinders Mother’s Day Classic will be held on Sunday 14 May, commencing and finishing at the Flinders Yacht Club. Registration opens at 8am, and the walk/run commences at 9am. Why not dress in something pink, come along as…

My first 100 days on Council – Councillor David Gill

My first 100 days on Council.

By Red Hill ward Councillor David Gill.

 

An insight into the role of local Councillor from a recent ‘outsider’…

Our council is trying very hard to do the best it can for the community. Councillors…

Have your say – Review of the Flinders roundabout sculpture

Two years ago Mornington Peninsula Shire Council decided that it would conduct a future review of community acceptance and the location of the Andrew Rogers’ sculpture I am, given to the Flinders community by over 50 locals to commemorate the…

Guided Indigenous walk with Lionel Lauch, Sat 8 April

Join Lionel Lauch on a guided walk, Saturday 8 April from 10.30am to 12noon from Main Creek (circuit) picnic area off Boneo Rd.  Lionel is a Gunditjmara Gunditjmara Kirrae Wurrung – Bundjalung man who lives on the Mornington Peninsula. Lionel…

Flinders Lions Charity Golf Day raises in excess of $17,000

Lions International celebrates its 100th year in 2017 and the Flinders District Lions Club is in its 48th year of raising funds and supporting the local community. In 2016 the Club donated $35,000 to numerous and varied activities within the…

Flinders Community Association – AGM

Cr David Gill, who represents the Red Hill Ward (which includes Flinders and covers 50% of the MPS) spoke on the workings of Council, planning issues and concerns he has with the way local government has changed since he was…

Flinders Community Picnic (Sunday 26 March)

 

Bring your neighbours, friends and family to our community picnic on at the Flinders ocean beach, starting at 5 pm. Low tide is at 4 pm, and the sun sets at 7.22 pm. The focus of activities will be on the…