Who is George Dibbern?

February 8, 2019

For one man, a series of events set in place a journey that would ultimately lead him to Bruny Island, Tasmania. His name is George Dibbern.

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Old photo of Bruny Island Lighthouse taken in December 1912

September 11, 2017

Keepers of the Light: Cape Bruny Lighthouse

Cape Bruny Light keepers have been doing battle with nature since 1838. Tending the light to ensure that maritime travellers did not meet the same grisly end as so many before them had done, it was an arduous and unrelenting life.

The Volant winning the first Ocean Race in 1898

February 12, 2018

First and Oldest: Bruny Island Race

The Bruny Island Race was first held on Saturday 19 March 1898 and was originally called The Ocean Race, it is Australia's oldest ocean yacht race.  

Bruny Island AU - COVID-19

March 18, 2020

Bruny Island AU Retreats & COVID-19

We care deeply about our guests, community and employees. The COVID-19 pandemic affects all of us and we need to consider our actions & interactions in this ever-changing situation.

worm farm

July 7, 2019

Opening Wormholes to a cleaner future

Managing waste in an environmentally friendly way.