ZIKA the return of the Mozzie

It has been almost 70 years, but the ‘not-just-annoying’ pest has (ahem) bugged us before. The little bitches (the females are the ones that bite – I don’t know the name for a female mossie, so ‘bitch’ will do nicely) are seldom found more than 100 -200 metres from home. […]

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TOOL THIEF ON ISLANDS

Gathered from Facebook sources.. Compiled by Tim Barker, with thanks from original contributors.   Sample Picture of Stolen tools       Facebook post “There is a man who is trying to sell tools and item’s on our island’s buy, swap & sell pages! This man was also allegedly caught […]

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SETTING UP THE MARKETS IS UNDERWAY

jj Karragarra Community Garden Presents THE KARRAGARRA  SEA MARKET FESTIVAL Just a quick note..  found on facebook about dogs at the market. I hope this is OK to put online: Unfortunately, the market is NOT a dog friendly event, due to the large amount  wildlife on the Island.

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In the beginning

The original 1973 Queensland Government papers establishing the funding of the SMBI – from a PDF document kindly supplied by Clem J Ebber from an FOI request by the Original SMBI Advocate – Bay Journal a site run by Lee Shipley for many years.

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Quick-Wall

This is an old design I did in 2004, when we moved here. I just found it yesterday! A fully concrete house, fireproof, termite proof, No painting required (concrete walls are tinted). I costed it at $83,000 to build, complete with all PC items, kitchens bathrooms – the lot. For […]

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