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NSW Australia
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Are the sandflies bad at either Dunk or Brampton Island?

Melbourne, Australia
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1. Re: Sandflies???

We were at Brampton Feb 04. I'd say I only got stung once or twice, but they were hanging around alot- mainly when we went for a picnic to one of the more isolated beaches. Staff told us they are attracted to blue.... dont know if its true but I had blue bathers on!

They also warn of jelly fish that can be harmful- we saw a few washed up on the beaches, but didnt hear of anyone getting stung.

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