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Hunting season
Hunting season on Hvar Island

The hunting season is on, turning just about the whole island into a big hunting ground, and making it dangerous to go walking in the woods, through the fields, or indeed anywhere in the countryside. Hunting days are Saturdays (wild …

A special honour for Jelsa
THE OPENING OF ‘JELSA SQUARE’ IN ST. ANDRA, AUSTRIA

Jelsa’s ‘twin town’ Sankt Andrä unveiled ‘Jelsa Square to mark the twenty-fifth year of mutual friendship.

Ministry of Tourism initiative
‘Safe Stay in Croatia’ – the National Safety Label

An initiative from the Ministry of Tourism emphasizing the fact that Croatia is a very safe tourist destination.

Mobile app
Mobile app: Plaja – Beach Finder

A useful app which will help you find your ideal beach in the Jelsa area

Covid-19 – instructions
COVID-19, PCR and Antigen Testing on the Island of Hvar

Testing for Covid-19 on Hvar.

Astronomy
Meteor Camera and Meteorological Station on Humac!

Jelsa Council is on the world sky-watching map!