There are several companies specialising in moving goods to the island. Read more here.
Permits are available from Northern Beaches Council. Go to the Council’s website for information and applications.
There are different rules for different wharves. Read more here.
Every year there is a registration day on the island. Read more about vehicles on the island.
Golf buggies, quad bikes and other unregistered vehicles are not legally permitted on gazetted roads anywhere in NSW, including Scotland Island. To find out more about the efforts to achieve conditional registration for light vehicles on the island, see Traffic management plan .
Pink Water Taxis are an on-demand service based at Church Point Ferry Wharf. Call when you are at a wharf and ready to go. Taxis carry up to 6 passengers with normal luggage, and have mobile EFTPOS services available for Mastercard and Visa.
The mobile number connects you to the actual Water Taxi coxswain. If not answered immediately, please wait a couple of minutes before trying again, particularly in bad weather, as the driver may be berthing the vessel or assisting passengers.
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.