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Motorisation Big changes in the legislation for roller blind chain requirements are driving the rapid expansion and development of blind motorisation. Over time this new legislation will result in the complete phase out of all chains on roller blinds. In Europe, it will be compulsory for any new roller blind installed after 2017 to have motorisation instead of roller chains. These legislative changes will soon also apply to the Australian market. Peninsula Curtains is at the forefront of this change. We offer personalised solutions for all of your automation needs, with features that include; soft start and stop speed control, adjustable and automatic limits and intermediate positioning. Control options include; AC switching, digital technology, individual contact, sun control, timer control and group master control. Motorised curtain tracks are also a popular addition to open plan living. They create a soft room divider for extra privacy allowing for a large open plan feel when entertaining. They are designed to accommodate both one way and centre opening options, and are functional and quiet for optimal acoustics. With the significant growth and development in the area of motorisation, and still time to order before Christmas. Take advantage and get one of our experienced decorators to come out and give you a free measure and quote.



Full paddle ahead: The Peninsula Dragonflys crew hit the water at Patterson River. Picture: Gary Sissons

life after breast cancer,” she said. Those who find they become competitive rowers can compete against teams from other states. The Peninsula Dragonflys represented Melbourne at the Australian Masters Games in Adelaide at the weekend, winning bronze in the rowing 10s and silver in the 20s competition. Breast cancer survivors are invited to join the crew on Saturday 24 October and Saturday 31 October at 9.30am. Call Linda Young on 0421 325 363 or Peninsula Dragonflys president Tricia Lewis on 0407 539 382 for further information.


THE Peninsula Dragonflys are encouraging breast cancer survivors to row, row, row a boat. The colourful dragon boat cruises along Patterson River at Carrum most Saturday mornings crewed by a team of women rowers. The Dragonflys, part of the Dragons Abreast organisation, offer breast cancer survivors a chance to meet others with similar experiences and have fun while exercising. The women are putting the call out for new crew members to head along and give rowing a go later this month during National Paddle Month. Peninsula Dragonflys vice-president Linda Young said the club will celebrate its 10th anniversary next year and currently has 58 paddling members. “It’s a supportive and fun way to realise there is

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13 October 2015  

Mornington News 13 October 2015

13 October 2015  

Mornington News 13 October 2015