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BAYSWATER CAKE KITCHEN. 693 Mountain Hwy, Bayswater, Vic 3153. Phone: (03) 9729 6904. Fax: (03) 9720 3700. Contact: John Parsons. E-Mail: bayswater cakes@i.net.au 11✯

OMRANK PTY LTD. Po Box 408, Ballan, Vic 3342. Phone: (03) 5368 2144. Fax: (03) 5368 2144. Contact: Olive Moulton. Web: www.omrank.com.au E-Mail: omrank.o.moulton@ gmail.com HK★

MOAMA. Perricoota Vines Retreat. 400 Perricoota Rd, Moama, NSW 2731. Post: PO Box 582, Moama, NSW 2731. Phone: 1-800 826 655, (03) 5472 6655. Fax: (03) 5482 4004. Contact: Mandy. Web: www.perricootawines.com E-Mail: enquiries@ perricootawines.com DG★

BAMAGA. Loyalty Beach. PO Box 49, Bamaga, Qld 3372. Phone: (07) 4069 3372. Fax: (07) 4069 3730. Contact: Patsy Lennox. Web: www.loyalty beach.com E-Mail: fishcape york@bigpond.com WZ✸

COOLUM BEACH Coolum Beach Getaway Resort. 3-7 First Ave, Coolum Beach, Qld 4573. Phone: (07) 5471 6759. Fax: (07) 5471 6222. Contact: Murray and Carmel Noyce. Web: www. getawayresort.com.au EMail: info@getawayresort. com.au FI★

MOFFAT BEACH. Norfolks On Moffat Beach. 32 Queen Of Colonies Pde, Moffat Beach, Qld 4551. Phone: (07) 5492 6666. Fax: (07) 5436 6988. Contact: Barney. Web: www.norfolks. com.au E-Mail: info@ norfolks.com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

MOOLOOLABA. Seamark On First. 29 First Ave, Mooloolaba, Qld 4557. Phone: (07) 5457 8600. Fax: (07) 5457 8699. Contact: Greg McKay. Web: www.seamarkresort.com.au E-Mail: info@seamark resort.com.au 11✯

BIGGERA WATERS. Pelican Cove. Cnr Back & Burrows Sts, Biggera Waters, Qld 4216. Phone: (07) 5537 7001. Fax: (07) 5537 7438. Contact: Sally Cameron. Web: www.pelican cove.com.au E-Mail: info@ pelicancove.com.au FI★

EL ANORA. Bay Of Palms Resort. Coolgarde St, Elanora, Gold Coast, Qld 4221. Phone: (07) 5598 3055. Fax: (07) 5598 3046. Contact: Ann Michelon. Web: www.bayof palms.com.au E-Mail: reservations@bayof palms.com.au WZ✸ _____________________________________________________ EL ANORA. Isle of Palms Resort. 2 Coolgarde St, Elanora, Qld 4221. Post: PO Box 4233, Elanora, Qld 4221. Phone: (07) 5598 1733. Fax: (07) 5598 1653. Contact: Frank Wright. Web: www.isleof palms.com.au E-Mail: enquiries@isleofpalms.com.au WZ✸

HERVEY BAY. Alexander Beachfront Apartments. 496 Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Qld 4655. Phone: (07) 4125 6555. Fax: (07) 4124 9100. Contact: Bruce Gemmell. Web:www.alexander apartments.com.au E-Mail: holiday@alexanderapartments. com.au WZ✸ LABRADOR. Sandcastles On The Broadwater. 392-398 Marine Pde, Labrador, Qld 4215. Phone: (07) 5537 0000. Fax: (07) 5537 0000. Contact: Karen. Web: www.sandcastles. com.au E-Mail: manager@ sandcastles.com.au DG★

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MOOLOOL ABA. Dockside Mooloolaba. 50 Burnett St, Mooloolaba, Qld 4557. ZPhone: (07) 5478 2044. Fax: (07) 5478 2044. Contact: Tony and Margo Mahood. Web: www. docksidemooloolaba.com.au E-Mail: info@dockside mooloolaba.cxom.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

MOOLOOL ABA SPIT. 4 managed resorts on The Spit at Mooloolaba, Qld. Premier location. Sunshine Coast naturally refreshing. www. mooloolabaspit.com.au 4 properties: 84 The Spit, Beachcomber On The Spit, Mirra Chana On The Spit, Spinnaker Quays. FI★

MIAMI. Grande Florida Resort. 7 Redondo Ave, Miami, Qld 4220. Phone: (07) 5572 8111. Fax: (07) 5572 8863. Contact: Maree Hancock. Web: www.grandefloridaresort.com.au E-Mail: penny@grande flroidaresort.com.au 11✯

MOOLOOL ABA. Bluewater Point Resort. 13 Nicklin Way, Minyama, near Mooloolaba, Qld 4575. Phone: (07) 5477 9900. Fax: (07) 5477 9999. Contact: Peter Edge. Web: www.bluewater point.com.au E-Mail: bluewaterpoint@bigpond.com 11✯

NOOSAVILLE. Coco Bay Resort. 287 Weyba Rd, Noosaville, Qld 4566. Phone: (07) 5449 0200. Fax: (07) 5449 0411. Contact: Frank. Web: www.cocobayresort.com.au E-Mail: reception@coco bayresort.com.au 11✯

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ELECTRICAL ENVIROLEC SOLUTIONS. 123 Gilbert Rd, Preston, Vic 3072. Phone: 0414 226 326. Contact: Daniel. EMail: envirolecsolutions@ bigpond.com DG★ _____________________________________________________

FLORIST BARRINGTONS. 2 Jackson Ct, Doncaster East, Vic 3109. Phone: (03) 9848 2713. Fax: (03) 9848 2713. Contact: Ray. Web: www.barringtonsflorist.com.au E-Mail: barringtons@ interfloraflorist.com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

FUNERALS KINGSTON FUNERAL SERVICES. Cnmr Argus st & Warrigal Rd, Cheltenham, Vic 3192. Phone: (03) 9585 2822. Fax: (03) 9585 2422. Contact: Bob Newbould. Web: www. kingstonfunerals.com.au EMail: info@kingtstonfunerals. com.au 11✯ _____________________________________________________

HOTEL ACCOMM.

AUSTRALIA-WIDE. Metro Hotels. Head Office, 431439 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000. Phone: 1-800 00 4321. Fax (02) 9283 2825. Contact Name: Central Reservations. Web: www.MetroHotels.com.au EMail: reservations@metro hg.com FI★

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LANDSCAPING

FAYZ LANDSCAPING AND PAVING. 410 Warburton Hwy, Wandin North, Vic 3139. Phone: 1-300 886 303. Contact: Jeremy. EMail: fayzland@yahoo.com DG★

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LIFTING SERVICES PRESTIGE LIFTING SERVICES. 6 Newman St, Ringwood, Vic 3134. Phone: (03) 9879 3877. Fax: (03) 9879 6877. Contact: Ron. Web: www.plslifts.com.au DG★

RESTAURANTS LA CONTADINA RISTORANTE. 168-710 Rathdowne St, Carlton, Vic 2053. Phone: (03) 9347 6173. Fax: (03) 9347 6246. Contact: Giovanni. E-Mail: info@laconta dina.com.au 11✯ _____________________________________________________

SUSTAINABILITY

TRAVEL: NORFOLK ISLAND NORFOLK ISLAND. Channers On Norfolk. PO Box 235, Norfolk Island, 2899. Phone: 011 6723 22532. Fax: 0011 6723 23329. Contact: Lindasy and Alison Ford. Web: www.cahnners.nf E-Mail: channers@norfolk.nf 11✯

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GREEN HOME SUSTAINABILITY Pty Ltd. 60 BallanDaylesford Rd, Ballan, Vic 3342. Post: PO Box 408, Ballan, Vic 3342. Phone: 0419 859 961. Fax: (03) 5368 2144. Contact: Roger. Web: www.green homesustainability.com.au E-Mail: rogerraplh@iprimus. com.au HK★

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VILLAGE LIFE VALLEY VILLAGE MEWS. 112 Stud Rd, Dandenong, Vic 3175. Phone: (03) 9793 3354. Fax: (03) 9793 7154. Contact: Cynthia. Web: www.valleyvillage mews.com.au E-Mail: villagemews@iinet.net.auDG★ _____________________________________________________

WELLNESS ACTUAL WELLNESS AND BEAUTY. 9 Sidyl Ct, Keilor Downs, Vic 3038. Phone: 1-300 663 022. Fax: (03) 9364 6033. Contact: Dawn. E-Mail: dawnds@ bigpond.com DG★

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TRAVEL: NSW COFFS HARBOUR. Paradise Palms Resort. 675 Pacific Hwy, Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450. Phone: (02) 6653 6291. Contact: Kylie. Web: www.paradisepalms.com.au E-Mail: admin@paradise palms.com.au DG★

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RADIO STATIONS

FORSTER. Sails Apartments. 7-9 Head St, Forster, NSW 2428. Phone: (02) 6555 3700. Fax: (02) 6555 9346. Contact: Ian Tulloch. Web: www.sailsapartments. com E-Mail: book@sails apartments.com 11✯

GOLDEN DAYS RADIO. PO Box 287, Glenbhuntly, Vic 3163. Phone: (03) 9572 1466. Fax: (03) 9572 1455. Contact: Larry James. Web: www.3gdr.asn. au E-Mail: mail@3gdr.asn. au 11✯

MERIMBULA. Merimbula Beach Holiday Apartments. 15 Ocean Dr, Merimbula, NSW 2548. Phone: (02) 6495 1009. Contact: Sharon. Web: www.merimbula beach.com.au E-Mail: relax@merimbulabeach.com.au DG★

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NORFOLK ISLAND. Governor's Lodge Resort Hotel. PO Box 898, Norfolk Island 2899. Phone: 0011 6723 24 300. Fax: 0011 6723 300. Contact: Bruce Walker. Web: www.governorslodge resort.com E-Mail: bwalker@ governorslodge.nf 11✯

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NORFOLK ISLAND. Paradise Hotel and Resort Norfolk Island. Queen Elizabeth Ave, Norfolk Island, 2899. Phone: 0111 6723 22 177. Fax: 0011 6723 22 831. Contact: Marc McQueen. Web: www. paradisehotelnorfolk.com E-Mail: marketing@paradise hotelnorfolk.com . 11✯ _____________________________________________________

TRAVEL: NORTHERN TERRITORY DARWIN. Moonshadow Villas. 6 Garden Hill Cres, The Garden, Darwin, NT 0820. Phone: (08) 8981 8850. Fax: (08) 8981 9245. Contact: Peter. Web: www.moonshadow villas.com E-Mail: info@ moonshadowvillas.com FI★

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BIGGERA WATERS. Royal Pacific Resort. 488 Marine Pde, Biggera Waters, Qld 4216. Phone: (07) 5529 2288. Fax: (07) 5563 8486. Contact: Claudia. Web: www.royalpacific. com.au E-Mail: info@royal pacific.com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

BRIBIE ISL AND. Sylvan Beach Resort. 21-23 Sylvan Beach Esplanade, Bribie Island, Qld 4507. Post: PO Box 609, Bribie Island, Qld 4507. Phone: (07) 3408 8300. Fax: (07) 3408 6311. Contact: Hilary Mockridge. Web: www.sylvan beachresort.com.au E-Mail: bookings@sylvanbeachresort.com.au 11✯

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BROADBEACH. Aruba Sands. 11-17 Philip Ave, Broadbeach, Qld 4218. Phone: (07) 5538 8155. Fax: (07) 5538 8977. Contact: Barbara. Web: www.arubasands.com.au EMail: holiday@arubasands. com.au DG★

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BROADBEACH. Broadbeach Pacific Resort. 2 Albert Ave, Broadbeach, Qld 4218. Pjone: (07) 5570 1311. Fax: (07) 5570 2021. Contact: Gail O'Sullivan. Web: www.pacificresort. com.au E-Mail: info@ pacificresort.com.au DG★

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DARWIN. Beale's Bedfish and Breakfast. 2 Todd Cres, Malak, NT 0812. Phone: (08) 8945 0376. Fax: (08) 8945 0379. Contact: Alan. E-Mail: bealesbedfish@ aapt.net.au FI★

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KATHERINE. Travel North. 6 Katherine Tce, Katherine, NT 0850. Phone: (08) 8971 9999. Fax: (08) 8972 3989. Contact: Werner Sarny. Web: www.travel north.com.au E-Mail: info@travelnorth.com.auDG★

BROADBEACH. La Grande Apartments Broadbeach. 126 Old Burleigh Rd, Broadbeach, Qld 4218. Phone: (07) 5592 5350. Fax: (07) 5592 5130. Contact: Tony and Grace Burns. Web: www.lagrande. com.au E-Mail: info@ lagrande.com.au DG★

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CALOUNDRA, QLD. Windward Passage. 31 Landsborough Pde, Golden Beach, Caloundra, Qld 4551. Phone: (07) 5492 3666. Fax: (07) 5492 3422. Contact: Judy. Web: www.windwardpassage. com.au E-Mail: holiday@ winwardpassage.com.au XX★

AIRLIE BEACH. Coral Sea EcoJet Safari Pty Ltd. PO Box 575, Cannonvale, Qld 4802. Phone: (07) 4948 2653. Fax: (07) 4948 2653. Contact: Teri and Nick Talbot Price. Web: www.coralkseaecojetsafari.com E-Mail: teri@coralsea ecojetsafari.com 11✯

COOLUM BEACH. Coolum Baywatch Resort. PO Box 235, Coolum Beach, Qld 4573. Phone: (07) 5446 5500. Fax: (07) 5446 4455. Contact: Elaine. Web: www.coolumbaywatch. com E-Mail: info@coolum baywatch.com DG★

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Victorian Statewide Classifieds TRAVEL: QUEENSLAND

NOOSAVILLE. Ivory Palms Resort. 73 Hilton Tce, Noosaville, Qld 4566. Phone: (07) 5473 1700. Contact: Tom and Collette Hynes. Web: www.ivorypalms resort.com.au E-Mail: stay@ivorypalmsresort.com.au DG★

TRAVEL: QUEENSLAND SUNSHINE COAST Accommodation. Maroochydore/ Cotton Tree. Great rates. 07 5443 7088. Web: www. theburlington.com.au EMail: info@theburlington. com.au LY✯

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PEREGIAN BEACH. Pacific Blue Apartments. 236 David Low Way, Peregian Beach, Qld 4573. Phone: (07) 5448 3611. Fax: (07) 5448 3622. Contact: Stephanie. Web:www.pacific blueapartments.com.au EMail: info@pacificblue apartments.com.au DG★

SURFERS PARADISE. Surfers Century Oceanside Apartments. 5 Enderley Ave, Surfers Paradise, Qld 4217. Phone: (07) 5570 2122. Fax: (07) 5570 2196. Contact: Marion Dennis. Web: www.surferscentury. com.au E-Mail: info@ surferscentury.com.au 11✯

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PORT DOUGLAS. The Pavilions Boutique Holiday Apartments. 35 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Qld 4877. Phone: (03) 4099 4888. Fax: (07) 4099 6025. Contact: Stephen. Web: www.thepavilions.com.au EMail: info@thepavilions. com.au DG★

SURFERS PARADISE. Zenith Ocean Front Apartments. 20 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise, Qld 4217. Phone: (07) 5527 6045. Fax: (07) 5527 6956. Contact: Shona Gapes. Web: www.zenithapartments.com.au E-Mail: holiday@zenith apartments.com.au 11✯

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PORT DOUGLAS. Le Cher Du Monde. 34 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Qld 4871. Phone: (07) 4099 6400. Fax: 907) 4099 6411. Contact: Gordon Osborne. Web: www.lecherdumonde. com.au E-Mail: lecher@ austarnet.com.au DG★

TARZALI. Grandview Country Retreat. 122L Hogan Rd, Tarzali, Qld 4885. Phone: (07) 4095 1266. Fax: (07) 4095 1277. Contact: Louise and Chris Nvol. Web: www.grandviewcountry.com.au E-Mail: info@grandview country.com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

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PORT DOUGLAS. Reflections Of Port Douglas. 70 Macrossan Sr, Port Douglas, Qld 4877. Phone: (07) 4099 4555. Fax: (07) 4099 4050. Contact: Carmel. Web: www.reflectionofpd.com. au E-Mail: carmel@ reflectionsofpd.com.au DG★

TRINITY BEACH. On The Beach Holiday Apartments. 49-51 Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach, Qld 4879. Phone: (07) 4057 7555. Fax: (07) 4057 7622. Contact: Melissa Speer. Web: www.onthebeach. com.au E-Mail: info@ onthebeach.com.au DG★

SOUTHPORT. Rays Resort. 106-108 Marine Pde, Southport, Qld 4215. Phone: (07) 5526 4999. Fax: (07) 5526 4611. Contact: Trixie Sharwood. Web: www.raysresort.com. au E-Mail: use website 11✯

YEPPOON. Bayview Tower. 48 Adelaide St, Yeppoon, Qld 4703. Phone: (07) 4939 4500. Fax: (07) 4939 3915. Contact: Vic and Vicki. Web: www. bayviewtower.com.au EMail: enquiries@bayview tower.com.au DG★

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TASMANIA PORT ARTHUR. Port Arthur Villas. 52 Safety Cove Rd, Port Arthur, Tas 7182. Phone: (03) 6250 2239. Fax: (03) 6250 2589. Contact: Wally. Web: www.portarthurvillas.com.au E-Mail: pavillas@bigpond. com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

STRAHAN. Strahan Holiday Park. 8 Innes St, Strahan, Tas 7468. Phone: (03) 6471 7442. Contact: Kim. Web: www.islandcabins. com.au E-Mail: strahan@ islandcabins.com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

VICTORIA BEECHWORTH. Country Charm Cottages. 24 Malakoff Rd, Beechworth, Vic 3747. Post: PO Box 262, Beechworth, Vic 3747. Phone: (03) 5728 2435. Contact: Owen. Web: www.countrycharmcottages.com.au E-Mail: info@countrycharm cottages.com.au DG★ _____________________________________________________

LAKES ENTRANCE. Allambi Holiday Apartments. 34 Carpenter St, Lakes Entrance, Vic 3909. Phone: (03) 5155 1199. Fax: (03) 5155 1345. Contact: Roz. Web: www.allambi.com.au E-Mail: roz@allambi.com.au DG★

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA BUSSLETON. Forte Capeview Apartments. 12 Little Colin St, Busselton, WA 6290. Phone: (08) 9755 4388. Fax: (07) 9755 4044. Contact: Aidan Midgley. Web: www.capeview apartments.com.au E-Mail: manager@capeviewapartments. com.au DG★

ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES COBURG HILL ANTIQUES. 103 Holmes St, East Brunswick, Vic 3057. Phone: (03) 9383 5743, 0408 540 110. Contact: Rod. Web: www.coburghill antiques.com.au SW✯

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DESPERATELY SEEKING. 122 Male St, Brighton North, Vic 3186. Phone: (03) 9592 9735. Contact: Sue. EMail: surburke@bigpond. com SW✯ _____________________________________________________

NAMBROK ANTIQUES. 1207 Foster St, Sale, Vic 3850. Phone: (03) 5144 7411. Contact: Kevin Timms. Web: www.nambrokantiques.com.au E-Mail: kevinjtimms@ \netspace.net.au SW✯

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DRESSING TABLE. Eraly colonial solid Tasmanian myrtle. Mint condition. 5 drawers. EC. $200. Croydon. 9723 3664. SW✯

INDIVIDUAL Handknit Jumpers Cardigan. Ladies, Mens, Larger Sizes. Wool, Wool Blends. Inspect with no obligation to buy. Top price $60. New. Hampton. 9598 8647. WZ✸

SECURITY DOOR. With Doggie Door. VGC. $90. Chain Saw. Elc. VGC. $65. TV. Digital HD, set up box. New. $55. RocKing chair with nice designs. VGC. $60. Car fridge. VGC. $80. 35 DVD, films, $15 the lot. 27 playing records. $25. Collingwood. 9416 4434. TX✯

TV CABINET on swivel base with two opaque glass doors. Silver grey colour. W 82 cms, D 45 cms, H 48 cms. Immaculate condition. Cost $249. Suit 32” television set. $80. Gowanbrae (Aiprort West). 0419 330 658. VY✸

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ECOPOT. Thermal Cooker and Accessory Kit. VGC. $150. Bayswater. 0402 158 725 SW✯ _____________________________________________________

ELECTRIC Bicycle Model CTM Torque Electric & Pedal Powered Aluminium Frame Disk Brake, 6_speed Gear. Electric Power. Lithium battery. EC. $995 ONO. Wallan. 0437 938 199.UY✸ _____________________________________________________

ELECTRIC Recliner Lift (Brampton) Julietta Tapestry. EC. $800 Essendon area. Ray, 3904.

Chair. Rose ONO. 9379

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ESSENDON FC 125 year anniversary block mounted poster. EC. $90. Richmond. 0409 023 936. VY✸

BED HEAD. 3 foot, Queen Anne. White. EC. $20. Croydon. 9723 3664. SW✯

EXERCISE BIKE. Acrial. $45. Water Cooler. As new. $50. Baby Clothes. Some new. $30. Doll & Cradle. $20. Big Boy ribbing. $30. Boronia. 9762 3080. TX✯

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BUNK BEDS with mattresses. Steel tubular, red, has ladder and safety rail. GC. $160. Greensborough. 0421 491 772. UY✸

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CAVOODLE MIX. Male pup. White with apricot spots. Vet checked and shots. $400. Stawell. 9431 844 604.WZ✸ _____________________________________________________

DENON Turntable Model SL5DFF. With instruction book. GC. $100. Moorabbin. 9553 2890. VY✸

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ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES CAMBERWLL ANTIQUE CENTRE. 25-29 Cookson St, Camberwell, Vic 3124. Phone: (03) 9882 2028. Fax: (03) 9882 2028. Contact: Doug/Tania. E-Mail: doug.gale@bigpond.com.au SW✯

DINING TABLE. Large, oval. And 6 upholstery cahirs. $200. 2 large dog kennels. Britelite. $100 ea. 2 cubic small pebbles (ground cover) and 2 w/barrows full of sand. $00 Jacana. 9309 6669. SW✯

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BAR STOOLS. Creme. Plastic Seat with steel frame. x3. VGC. $45. Greensborough. 0421 491` 772. UY✸

DINING ROOM. Setting expansion Table. To seat 6. Blackwood. Six chairs with camel coloured velvet seats. GC. $200 ONO. Junction Village. 5995 4354. WZ✸

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FABRIC. 500 metres of ‘Drop Sheet’ cotton fabric. 150cm wide. Ideal for painting protection, etc. In 50 metre lengths. $1.50m. Brunswick East. 0428 130 049. VY✸ _____________________________________________________

GOLF BUGGY. Parmaker Explorer Ghia. Four wheeler. All accessories. Car carrier. Battery charger. VGC. $2950. South Oakleigh. 9544 5555. WZ✸ _____________________________________________________

HOME. New, 19-month,. Harvey Bay, Qld. 3BR wqith BIR, main with ens. Open plan living. In-ground concrete pool. Low maintence. Warm weather. Offers over $299,000. 0427 257 194. UY✸ _____________________________________________________

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LAWN BOWLS. Sey. No 1. Henselite. Cameo logo. VGC. $120. Boronia. 9762 3394. UY✸

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LPG Upright Stove. 70cm wide. Chef Infa Ray. Bright orange. GC. $280. Wattle Glen. 9438 1062. SW✯

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MOBILE PHONES. Nokia 6300-6101 with batteries. As new. Best offer. Surrey Hills. 0413 087 327.. VY✸

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NIKON Digital SLR Camera. VGC. D3100 and 18-55 lens with 8gb memory card, still under 6 months warranty, sale due to upgrade. $650. Rosebud. 0437 240 898. TX✯

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PHONES. 2 x 1970s phones. Perfect working order. One PMG 801 STC. One Tleecom 802 AWA $25. PMG $20 Telecom. Or both for $40. GC. Bangholme. 9706 4313. SW✯

SINGER Machine. Classic Seven Drawer. GC. $250. Moorabbin. 9553 2890.VY✸

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SINGER Treadle Sewing Machine c1924. GC. $500 ONO. Lounge Suite, 3-Piece. Older style. Hi-back tapestry. GC. $500. 2 Flat Screen TVs. Free. DVD Player. Free. Coldstream. 0419 973 266. VY✸

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STAFFORDSHIRE Bull Terrier Puppies. Pedigree Papers. Wormed. Vacc. Microchipped and come with info folder and puppy pack plus 6 weeks insurance. Excellent bloodlines with great confiormation. Father is blue and mum is brindle. Make great family pets. $800. Norlane. 5275 2265. SW✯

WHITTLESEA COMMUNITY MARKET. Sat., June 18. 8am to 1pm. TYhis month: Singers from local mujsic school. 3rd Saturday each month. Whittlesea Showgrounds, Yea Rd. Mel 246 H8. Sites from $20. Enquiries: 0419 357 395. Arts, crafts, plants, clothes, food and more. Casual sites available. WZ✸

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GERRY GEE JUNIOR or Geraldine Gee. Any condition, also badges. Buying any type of ventriloquist dolls. Price neg. Wantirna. 9801 9235. RV✯

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TELEVISION. screen. Built Model 38cm. ONO. Surrey 087 327.

Large flat in VCR. LG As new. $55 Hills. 0413

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After working for somebody else’s company for 10 years, Mustafa Elboden decided to launch out and start his own rubbish removal and bin hire company, Direct Bin Hire. Being inb the ‘bin’ business for over 10 years, Mustafa says he loves the job because of the daily changing surroundings. “You are never certain where you will be from day to day,” he says. “I enjoy the physical side of the work. I enjoy being in the outdoor environment and seeing and talking to people everyday.” Mustafa’s company specialises in the delivery of bins and picking up waste. While most days run smoothly, Mustafa says there has been the odd ocassion when he has accidently ended up in the bin, but fortunately no injuries were sustained. Mustafa sais his loyalty, honesty and dedication has helped his business grow from humble beginnings almost seven years ago.

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According to Money Magazine, a well-designed properly installed landcsape can increase the value of your property by 20 per cent. Not only a sound financial investment, landscaping done by experts such as Mosaic Landscapes is also an investment in beautiful surroundings that can bring joy for years to come. Owned by Daniel and Jessica Pritchard, Mosaic Landscapes has been a specialist in beautiful outdoor spaces - often created from nothing but bare ground - for the past decade or so. Daniel has been involved in the industry since finishing school when he completed an arborist apprecticeship. “I enjoy creating beautiful, function outdoor spaces that are subsequently enjoyed by my clients and their families. It’s a very rewarding experience to work closely with people to attain their vision of what they want their yard to look like. It’s great to see the finished product, very satisfying. “And I love working outside and visiting a different workplace all the time, so my job suits me literally down to the ground,” Daniel says. Landscaping plans, turf laying, brick and timber edging, water features, retainer walls and water tanks, Mosaic Landscapes has the full menu of landscape services - check out its website’s photo gallery. The dynamic business that works with a number of different builders to provide turnkey packages that include all that’s needed when moving into a new home, from antenna to letterbox and everything in between.

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Men’s Health Week: June 13-19 Mind, Body, Soul Festival in Melb. this weekend

■ In celebration of Men's Health Week 2011 (June 13-19), the 'What'sYour Score?' survey has been developed to encourage Australian men to start thinking about their health. Participants are given the opportunity online to compare their score with some of Australia's high profile sport personalities, such as Danny Frawley, Alistair Clarkson, Sam Thaiday and Matt Giteau, to see how they measure up. The simple health assessment, which is based up on questions developed by Foundation 49, Diabetes Australia and the Skin College of Australia and New Zealand and supported by the Australian General Practice Network, covers a number of health and lifestyle related questions, which can impact on men's health. The survey will assist GPs and pharmacists to manage lifestylerelated risk factors by providing a framework for raising and discussing lifestyle risk factors with men and

providing simple patient education and referral to other providers to support a healthy lifestyle. Australian men are being encouraged to complete the survey, either online or in the campaign brochure, take it along to a GP, then send it in for a chance to win a number of sports prizes, including signed AFL and NRL merchandise,V8 fast laps and tickets to football games. Men's Health Week is a strong reminder to men that their health is important. Health risks, such as type 2 diabetes, bowel cancer, skin cancer and even testosterone deficiency, can be reduced through simple lifestyle changes and a yearly visit to the GP. It is often the simplest alterations to day-to-day life that can make the difference to a man's health risks. It has been proven that by increasing heart rate, with 30 minutes of daily exercise, sexual function issues, depression and type 2 diabetes can be prevented. - Sarah Campbell

■ The Mind, Body and Soul Festival will be held in Melbourne this weekend (Friday, June 10-Monday, June 14). See demonstrations, compare products, receive advice and talk to 200 expert exhibitors. ■ Acupuncture ■ Allergy testing ■ Alternative healing ■ Aromatherapy ■ Artwork ■ Astrology and numerology ■ Aura photography and reading ■ Chakra balancing ■ Chiropractic ■ Clothing ■ Complementary medicines ■ Cosmetics and skincare ■ Crystals ■ Environmental services ■ Feng Shui ■ Giftware & Jewellery ■ Green Products ■ Herbal Medicines ■ Holistic services ■ Life Coaching ■ Massage ■ Meditation ■ Music ■ Natural therapies ■ New age books ■ Nutrition and dietary advice ■ Organic food ■ Personal development ■ Pilates

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Psychic readings Reflexology Reiki Schools, education and courses Spas and health retreats Spiritual healing Stress relief Yoga The Festival will be held at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Southbank (Jeff’s Shed) from 10am7pm daily. Tickets are available at the show. Adults: $16. Concession: $13. All enquiries, phone: 9276 5555. Web: www.mbsfestival.com.au


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Rave reviews at caravan industry supershows ■ Dishwashers and en suites in caravans? That’s what consumers are now demanding! With a mandate for luxurious holiday vehicles coming from consumers, Talvor have delivered with a new state of the art caravan. Talvor, one of Australia’s largest manufacturers of recreational vehicles, introduces a new 5.5m caravan to the travel industry with great acclaim. In recent months, the Talvor 550B caravan was dubbed “the best caravan at the show” by exhibition patrons at Caravan Super Shows in Townsville, Perth and Sydney. Ideal for a couple looking for a stylish caravan that stands out from the crowd, Talvor’s new caravan features state-of-the-art 3D design technology, the latest in contemporary styling and high quality recreational vehicle componentry to reveal a new standard in form, function and value for money. Also boasting insulated, gel coated fibreglass wall and roof panel, a fixed island double bed with generous under bed storage and a full en suite with separate shower and toilet! With plenty of internal and external storage areas the new Talvor caravans are the epitome of style, comfort and clever, innovative design. The 550B costs $59,990 plus on road costs, is available for order, and is made in Talvor’s custom built caravan production facility in Brisbane.Talvor is an accredited member of both the RecreationalVehicle Manufacturers Association of Australia and the Campervan and Motorhome Club of Australia.


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Enjoy the Queen’s Birthday holiday weekend in Victoria ■ The countdown is on for the biggest craic in the southern hemisphere as the National Celtic Festival gets set to take over the coastal town of Portarlington on the June 1013 long-weekend. Now in its ninth year at the beautiful seaside village on Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula, the National Celtic Festival is proudly the largest and most diverse celebration of Celtic music and culture this side of the equator. Organisers have pulled out all stops, gathering together a line-up of acts of unprecedented calibre, and assembling some of the most interesting elements of Celtic culture to tickle the fancy of the thousands who flock to this family-friendly event. One of the unusual inclusions this year is ‘The Coming of the Quaich’. This traditional Scottish communal drinking vessel, used to share a “wee dram” among friends, will make a special stop at Portarlington as part of its two-

year-long world tour. Those who partake of the Quaich are invited to sign the accompanying logbook, post a photo online and view the map showing the Quaich’s extensive travels. Practitioners from The Glen Lachlann Estate College of Arms. Celtic branch of Western Martial Arts, will be displaying its historical fencing techniques and holding competitions at the festival, including longsword, short sword, sabre, rapier and dual weapons. Young maidens beware! The ‘Obby ‘Oss will be appearing over the weekend trying to catch you as it goes by adorned with gruesome mask and black cloak. This ancient tradition originated in Padstow, Cornwall where the ‘Obby ‘Oss (Cornish dialect for ‘Hobby Horse’) Festival is held annually to celebrate the coming of Spring. Festival director Una McAlinden said this year’s program was by far the

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festival’s best yet:“The calibre of bands, both internationally and nationally, is the best ever, and the sheer diversity of cultural experiences available is incredible.” Ms McAlinden said. Transportation to the National Celtic Festival also gets interesting this year, with the historic replica tall ship Enterprize providing unique seafaring passage to and from the festival and even overnight accommodation onboard ship (details at www.enterprize.org.au ).The Enterprize is also one of the many atmospheric venues at the festival from which to enjoy world-class Celtic music. Searoad Ferries has a special offer for those coming across the bay from the Mornington Peninsula to nearby Queenscliff – passengers in a car will travel free when they present their National Celtic Festival ticket (details at www.searoad.com.au ). The music really drives this

festival, and whether you’re a hard-core traditionalist, partygoer, or just a family looking for a fun weekend, this year’s program truly has something to suit all ages and music tastes. The international line-up includes arguably the world’s most popular Celtic-folk band, Solas (US), performing in Australia exclusively at the National Celtic Festival; the “pure dead brilliant” Scottish fiddle of Hanneke Cassel Trio (US); edgy contemporary singer-songwriter Eleanor McEvoy (Ireland); Scottish Gaelic songstress Christine Primrose (Isle of Skye); and two cultures unite with hot young duo Sophie and Fiachra (Canada/Ireland). The Australian contingent will be well-represented by loads of festival favourites and fresh new faces including The Bushwackers; Sunas; Maria Forde; McAlpine’s Fusiliers; Jimmy Moore and Claddagh; Catherine Fraser and Friends; Highlander; Oriel Glennen;

George Jackson Band; SiobhanOwen and Riogh. “This festival’s profile has grown to the point that it now attracts a great number of people from interstate and overseas,” Ms McAlinden said. Among the many highlights on this year’s program will be the Celtic Pipes and Drums spectacular featuring hundreds of pipers and drummers gathered from across the country. Also the festival’s own National Golden Fiddle Awards; Celtic comedy shows; a huge singing program; and a treat for fans. All festival venues are cosily heated and located within easy walking distance around the town centre.The undercover Celtic market will house more than 80 stalls bursting with Celtic treasures, delicious food and local produce to take home. To book tickets, visit www.nationalcelticfestival.com or phone Geelong Performing Arts Centre on (03) 5225 1200.


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Montana Palms offers fully self contained spacious, clean and affordable 2 bedroom apartments and fabulous facilities including 16m tiled swimming pool, heated spa and sauna. The patrolled Mermaid Beach is just 100m away. We are central to so many things essential for a fun filled holiday and yet quiet enough to be able to relax. You can walk to Jupiter's Casino, Pacific Fair Shopping Complex, Gold Coast Convention Centre, Oasis Shopping Centre, Mermaid SLSC, Mermaid Tavern, and a variety of restaurants. Or, catch a bus from our doorstep to the theme parks of Surfers Paradise. Your hosts Ron and Julie Warren are committed to providing you with personal service to ensure your stay is a memorable one. Please contact us for last minute standby rates and if you have an enquiries.

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Adventure destinations are islands apart ■ They're not the places you’re going to get to on gargantuan cruise liners that register their guests in their thousands. Nor where the emphasis boasts of gourmet dining – if such is not a paradox when you consider they’re nightly churning out up to 12,000 or more soups, entrees, mains and desserts at dinner . Nor where afterwards your interest is a glitzy stage show through which you mostly ponder whether next-day if it will be a facial, nail-job, time on the treadmill, or in the bar… But then if they’re the ships that hold the most interest for you, you’re probably not interested in these other places anyway. We’re talking about the world’s most-remote island destinations, places that have even the eyes of your travel agent most-likely glazing over in disinterest, and yet with our planet transforming every day, have 21st century adventure-holidaymakers lining-up to visit like there’s no tomorrow. And they’re doing it on “expedition vessels” that most often carry fewer than 100 environmentally-sensitive and ecologically-aware travellers to some of the most remote and fragile destinations on Earth. “Expedition cruising is quite possibly the purest form of ecotourism,” says Roderick Eime, editor of Adventure Cruise Guide, whose fourth edition has just been published by

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NZ gold rush country yields again ■ Back in the 1860s thousands of hopefuls rushed to New Zealand’s Otago region as the cry of “Gold!” rang out across the South Island countryside – and today, 150 years on, there’s a new “gold rush” going-on in the region. But this time it’s for the wines from vineyards that many consider impossibly steep and rocky, and in particular Pinot Noir that’s winning gold at shows and judging from vines that seem to revel in these toughest conditions. One maker, Essenze Wines has just released here its 2010 Regional Central Otago Pinot Noir from fruit that winemaker Corey Ryan chose from a scattering of vineyards to give diverse flavours from diverse ripening times. “Bendigo is the warmest region,” he says, “giving rich, full-flavoured fruit, while Northburn Station’s organically-run vineyards produce fruit with a touch of typical Central Otago thyme, and a half dozen others even further south give later-ripening fruit with differing but wonderful red-fruit and floral characters.” It all makes for a great drop, particularly at $19.99, whose overall red cherry and plum characters make it a nice choice with veal cutlets and roast vegies.

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One For Lunch ■ With winter now on us, a great combination for a family or friends’ Sunday lunch is Logan Wines’ Weemala 2009 Merlot, teamed with roast chicken and Mediterranean vegetables, or a simple hearty beef stew. This wine from Mudgee in the NSW Central Ranges, is one of those brooding reds to enjoy right now, or to put away in a cool dark spot for anything up to five years of so to brood to its heart content over its rich berry-fruit flavours that are paired with tobacco, violet, black olive and chocolate characters. At just $18 you’ll realise why winemaker, Peter Logan says it’s shaping as his favourite from 2009 for this year’s cold-weather dining enjoyment.

Pictured ■ Dig this one from New Zealand’s 1860s gold rush country – particularly with veal cutlets and roast vegetables. ■ Winemaker’s choice from 2009 for this winter’s roast chicken with Mediterranean vegies… or simply a beef stew.

Australia’s Cruise Passenger Magazine. “Adventure and expedition ships take small numbers of thoughtful people to places where there is no infrastructure when they arrive, and at which no evidence is left behind when they leave,” he says. “They’re some of the world’s most remarkable destinations and can only be reached by small ship – and the occasional yachtie – and thank goodness for that.” We asked Roderick to suggest his favourite five island destinations you can’t fly to, nor ever hope to visit aboard the 3000-passenger behemoths. Here are his nominations: 1. Macquarie Island, Australia: Home to around 20 Australian scientists and support staff, Macquarie captivates everyone who visits as part of an Antarctic adventure cruise. Halfway between Tasmania and Antarctica its seals and penguins were hunted to almost-extinction in the 19th and 20th Centuries. Replaced by cats, rats and rabbits, man’s influence is slowly being reversed; the ferals are going, the wildlife returning. Apart from the wildlife, Macquarie is famous for its unique rocks. 2. Fatu Hiva, Marquesas, French Polynesia: After Hawaii, the secondmost remote archipelago in the world. Fatu Hiva is renowned for its unique wood carvings and tapa (bark) cloth making. Thor Heyerdahl and his wife spent time in 1937 researching Fatu Hiva, Back to Nature. A visit can include a challenging hike across the mountain to Hanavave, possibly one of the most delightful and isolated villages anywhere in the world. The picturesque Bay of Virgins is visited monthly by cargo/passenger supply ship Aranui 3. 3. Espanola (Hood) Island, Galápagos Islands: Tiny Espanola was named by the Spanish after themselves. The British also named it after their Admiral Samuel Hood. Its isolation in the Galapagos Islands was also its salvation as the more northerly islands were attacked by mutineering seamen, pirates and whalers. It’s home to seals and marine iguanas, the unique Blue Footed Booby and critically endangered Waved Albatross. Excellent diving and snorkelling for its few visitors. 4. Deception Island, Antarctica: This collapsed volcanic caldera off the northern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula drips with history, wildlife and stunning scenery. It was once home to whaling and Antarctic researchers. There’s a treacherously narrow and windy entry; visitors can stroll the abandoned whaling base and teeming colony of 200,000 Chinstrap Penguins. Sir Hubert Wilkins and pilot, Ben Eielson set off from here to become the first to fly over Antarctica in 1928. Their hangar’s still there. 5. Beechey Island, Canadian Arctic: In Canada’s Wellington Channel. Some time in 1845, the English explorer and one-time Lieutenant-Governor of Tasmania, Sir John Franklin sheltered here in winter in 1845 during his ill-fated quest to chart the Northwest Passage. Three of his men are buried there today, including a 21year-old Petty Officer whose body was found amazingly-preserved above ground; Franklin’s and other’s bodies were never found. Adventure Cruise Guide details how to visit these and other impossibly remote locations. There’s a comprehensive listing of major operators, what you should pack, and what adventurous add-ons are available.


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