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  • We're upsizing! During July we're moving to larger premises next door. Please bear with us if things are a little chaotic for a week or two. Online order postage days Tue, Wed & Fri.

•Handmade on Flinders Island•

The Purple Swamphen has been a hub for Flinders Island handmade since 2014. Most items are made on the island, but some treasures are sourced from Tasmania & beyond.

Mel enjoys connecting customers with gorgeous handmade & eco-friendly items, and is happy to suggest gift ideas and offer advice on any product.

In store all your senses are involved: beautiful items, invigorating scents, luxurious textures, relaxing tea flavours, and retro vinyl tunes!

Free Flinders Island pickup & postage.

Off-island postage: $9.95 for orders under $100. Free postage over $100.

Postage days Tue, Wed & Fri when Mel is in town 😊

Now Closed

Opening Hours

  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Wed 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Sun Closed

Tasmania - Make Yourself at Home