All emergencies: dial 000
Emergency services often liaise with our Fire Brigades’ Community First Responders. Read more here.
Northern Beaches Council. Go to the Northern Beaches Council website for more information.
There are two maps on the website: a general map of the island and a map of the island with properties and waterlines marked.
The Spotted Gum forest on the island is protected, but trees can be cut down in some circumstances. Read about the Council’s tree policy.
Managing weeds on your property is one of the best things you can do for the local plant environment: read more about planting and weeding on the island.
This Council map (select Bush fire Maps in the dropdown map overlay in the top left) shows that all Scotland Island properties are designated as fire prone. More information can be found on this Northern Beaches Council website page. For more advice on bush fire safety, get in touch with the Scotland Island Rural Fire Brigade (SIRFB).
There is a playground at Tennis Wharf. Read more here.
There is a school ferry for children going to Newport Primary School, and older children can take the bus to Pittwater High School. Read more here.
No. There was a kindy in the past, but it ceased operating in 2019.
No, except as offered by private individuals.
The Community Vehicle is available for transport around on the island. Read more here.
Sorry, there is NO postal service on Scotland Island! Residents use online postal addresses such as P.O. Boxes for mail delivery. Contact the Church Point Post Office for more information: