GoodLife: Peninsula Style, Issue 42, Page 055 (transcription)

Point Nepean National Park is one of Victoria s most beautiful natural landscapes.
Its rich history has played an important role in shaping the early settlement, quarantine and defence of Victoria.
Visitors to the park can explore the military forts and tunnels, see the Historic Quarantine Station or view the memorial where Prime Minister Harold Holt disappeared.
There is now a bike riding tour which begins at the Quarantine Station at Pt Nepean and continues along the coastal bike riding tracks with spectacular views and native wildlife to discover.
Stops are taken along the way to learn about the unique attributes and history of the park by our experienced local guides.
Surrounding Point Nepean is Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park.
The diversity and abundance of marine flora and fauna in these waters is greater than many comparable habitats elsewhere in the world.
All tours have a marine educational component, offering visitors an understanding of the environment they are visiting and how to preserve it.
For bookings, please call Bayplay on 5984 0888 or visit />Barloworld Events The team at Barloworld is again planning on spending the summer involved in some of the key events happening on the Peninsula.
As the main sponsor of the Couta Boat National Championships we will be spending two days at the Sorrento Sailing Club.
Barloworld has been a sponsor of this event for the last several years.
The field of around 300 skippers and crew sail these legendary boats over this two day competition creating an impressive site in Port Phillip Bay.
Barloworld will also once again be attending the Portsea Pro-am as the official vehicle partner for 2012.
An Exciting Day Out For All Members Of The Family To Enjoy Come to a Great Family Day Out Our own Red Hill Show is a traditional country Show be held at Red Hill Showgrounds on Saturday 24 March 2012.
It is always one of the State s most popular agricultural shows and 2012 will be no exception.
There will be horses, cattle, sheep, alpacas, pigs and poultry.
Pavilions will be filled with flowers, fruit, vegetables, cooking, homemade wines, craft, photography and art.
The Red Hill woodchop is always sensational and the hot chainsaw races have become a crowd favourite.
A great variety of free attractions have been booked the sensational Empire FMX are back again along with Tubby the Robot and a few more surprises to be confirmed closer to the day.
There are lots and lots of other things to see and do arena events, demonstrations, petting farm, shearing, fairground rides, free face painting, free pony rides, roving entertainers, delectable foods and drinks, showbags and, of course, the spectacular Grand Parade.
Everything you can find at a top class agricultural and horticultural show is here and then add the special Red Hill touch It truly is an exciting day out with something for all members of the family to enjoy.
Other features of the 2012 Show will be a Clydesdale Heavy Harness Feature Show and MP Goumet are going to be involved showcasing the fabulous produce of the Mornington Peninsula.
Family Tickets cost 50 for two adults and three children adult tickets are 15 children 6-18 yrs are 10 and children under 5 are admitted free.
Pensioners and students tickets are 10, and Companion Card holders are welcome.
Show parking is free.
The Red Hill Show Jumping will be held on Saturday, 31 March and Sunday 1 April at Boneo Park, Boneo Road, Boneo.
Information, schedules and entry forms can be downloaded from the show s website www. /> or by telephoning the Secretary on 5989 2357 or email redhillshow 55

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