Flinders Island

Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Flinders Island: Flinders Island Spotted Fever

Flinders Island,

island off southern coast of Australia.
Flinders Island spotted fever - a form of spotted fever, treatable with antibiotics, transmitted to humans by ticks.
References in periodicals archive ?
This innovation will be developed and tested for the first time through the Flinders Island Hybrid Energy Hub project.
Flinders Island spotted fever rickettsioses caused by "marmionii" strain of Rickettsia honei, eastern Australia.
Among his mother Ida's most treasured possessions were his sporting trophies, including one he received when he was about ten years old from the Flinders Island Emita Cricket Club for the 'most catches in one season'.
Residual Holocene populations in Bassiania: Aboriginal man at Palana, northern Flinders Island, Australian Archaeology 8: 127-41.
Her father was always on the move due to the nature of his employment until he purchased land at Killiecrankie, in the north of Flinders Island.
Hydro Tasmania has signed contracts totaling nearly $4 million for work on its renewable energy and storage project on Flinders Island, with Toshiba winning the contract for the supply of battery cells.
the aetiological agent of Flinders Island spotted fever in Australia.
Like many remote or island locations, Flinders Island is currently heavily reliant on expensive diesel fuel to supply its electricity needs, said Project Director Simon Gamble.
typhi), scrub typhus (Orientia tsutsugamushi) (3), and Flinders Island spotted fever (R.
Ryan's description of the tension between government officers and the Indigenous Tasmanians gives a fresh insight into the establishment and administration of the Flinders Island Aboriginal settlement.
Even with the chopper it's not easy; finding the boats in big seas can be like looking for a needle in a haystack, and you have to work fast before returning to Flinders Island to refuel.