Getting Started

The Story

Do you ever feel like you want to leave the house and do something fun but you struggle to find a perfect thing to do? Nothing you can think of seems like a great choice and eventually you will end up doing nothing and you feel kinda bad? Say hi to Flinder!
Flinder allows you to find perfect activities and related nearby places based on your location, time and weather conditions.

It's raining outside? No problem. Flinder will suggest great things to do inside like that interesting art museum nearby you always forget exists. It's a sunny hot day? Flinder will find you the best swimming places in the neighborhood to cool down. Checking in the evening? Flinder will find you the best nearby bars, movie theaters, nightclubs, etc. You get the picture. It doesn't matter what time you're checking or what kind of weather it is, Flinder will find you something fun to do!

Supported Devices
iPhone 4S, 5, 5S, 6, 6 Plus, 6S, SE, 7, 7 Plus
iPod Touch
iPad (compatibility mode)


Can I use Flinder without sharing my location?
No. Flinder needs access to your location data to obtain all other necessary data to come up with the best activities for you, like weather conditions and nearby places.
How accurate is the weather forecast?
The accuracy depends on how far you are located from the nearest weather station. The closer you are to one, the more exact the weather forecast will be.
Can I add activities to Flinder's suggestions?
Not directly no. We are more than happy to receive all your great suggestions at
What does the medal icon medal icon mean shown next to some places?
If a medal icon is shown, it means that place comes highly recommended and you should probably go check it out.
Where does the places data come from?
We use the Foursquare API service to provide the best nearby places for you.
Where does the name Flinder come from?
The name Flinder is based on the second name of Matthew Flinders, a captain of the Royal Navy and the first ever to circumnavigate Australia. He was the best navigator of his time, as is Flinder the best navigator to guide you in finding the perfect thing to do. Pretty clever, huh? No? .. Hello?

More questions? Please send an e-mail to and we'll get back to you ASAP. Thank you!