• Currie is the commercial centre of King Island, north-east of mainland Tasmania. With a total population of around 800, the island makes for the perfect 'get away from it all' experience. You're sure to feel the island's remoteness as you gaze out at the Southern Ocean - next stop is Africa. Industries on the island include fishing, farming and harvesting bull kelp for food and cosmetics. Keep an eye out for the kelp famers working off the reefs and beaches. King Island's 200 km of coastline includes rugged cliffs softened occasionally by white, sandy beaches. More than 60 ships have

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