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Are you considering a move to Port Lincoln?
Have you considered Port Lincoln? Port Lincoln is a lovely country town famous for its seafood and coastal activities. It has relatively inexpensive housing, great schools, all the usual facilities and services and urban and rural regions. If so, Borgas Removals and Storage are who you should talk to in regards to Removalist Port Lincoln.
Port Lincoln – A Short History
Discovered in 1802 by Matthew Flinders and named after his native county of Lincolnshire, Port Lincoln was once considered as the location for the capitol of South Australia. The first settlers arrived in 1839 and local government was formed in 1880. The population in 1840 was 270 and in 2016 it was 14,064 making it the 9th largest urban centre in South Australia.
Boston Bay – Pt Lincoln
Port Lincoln is situated on Boston Bay, one of the largest protected natural harbours in the world and three times the size of Sydney Harbour. Originally used as a port for the many agricultural and commercial requirements, the bay now has huge grain-handling facilities, canning and fish processing works and transportation for the lamb, wool and beef markets.
Why Move to Port Lincoln?
Port Lincoln is large enough to have all the main facilities and services of a capital city. It is a vibrant regional centre and the perfect base to explore Eyre Peninsula if you want to. The self-proclaimed Seafood Capital of Australia, Port Lincoln, offers a wide range of local seafood and fishing experiences. There are also award winning wineries, a vibrant shopping culture, and an extraordinary dining culture.
The climate is classified as semi-arid with warm, dry summers and mild, moist winters.
Port Lincoln – A tourism destination
Due to its scenic beauty and coastal locality, Port Lincoln is a centre for tourism. There are lots of activities available in and nearby to Port Lincoln, ranging from blue water to the nearby National and Conservation Parks. You can shark dive, swim with sea lions, sail, windsurf, scuba dive, surf, golf, bushwalk or birdwatch. A recent addition is the number of cruise ships that visit, allowing move shore visits each year.
A recent housing boom has seen the town expand with many newer and modern properties being built. There are many schools to choose from and job opportunities growing as the town does.
There are many events held throughout the year including the Tunarama, Fishing Competitions, Field Days, Yachting Competitions and Market Days.
Why Use Borgas Removals and Storage to Move?
Borgas Removals and Storage are specialists in furniture removals. We wrap all furniture professionally in furniture felt and then transport them in fully equipped furniture trucks. This is all done by our experienced furniture removalists. It doesn’t matter if it’s one chair or a whole house of furniture. We will even deliver new furniture from the retailer to you. We can also help with office relocations and storage. We’ve been doing this for over thirty years so have plenty of experience for you to trust in.
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