Australia Day

This True Blue Aussie Image is by Julie-Anne Kilmartin and this is her website if you would like to see the rest of her art and Australiana things for sale! What is Australia Day? On Australia Day we celebrate all the things we love about Australia: land, sense of fair go, lifestyle, democracy, the freedoms we […]

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Duck Lagoon Kangaroo Island

The Eucalyptus oil distilling industry on Kangaroo Island began in the late 1880’s when it became one of the Island’s major industries along with yacca gumming, timber cutting and possum/wallaby trapping. The Eucalyptus oil industry was mainly located on the eastern end of the Island where the Kangaroo island Narrow Leafed Mallee (Eucalyptus cneorifolia) is […]

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Homemade Eucalyptus Toothpaste

Homemade Eucalyptus Toothpaste If you’re looking for a safe alternative to the common toothpastes, then there are many alternative options, ranging from the more expensive natural toothpastes (be careful– some contain some of these questionable ingredients), to simple recipes you can make at home like this one. EUCALYPTUS OIL is excellent for treating gum disease […]

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