Homesteading on a South Sea Island

A couple leaves the trappings of suburban Australia behind them, deciding to relocate by homesteading on a South Sea Island.



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The sea around us is an excellent provider. Here I'm tending to our net and crab traps on the beach in front of our home.
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We rely on a diesel generator for most of our electricity, but we also use current produced by two 37-watt solar-cell panels.
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