Trudi’s Tale

Short film by the late Michael Edols (dec. 2018) and Claire Atkins about Scotland Island’s dance teacher, the late Trudi Engler (dec. 2012)

This film was written, directed and produced by Micheal Edols in collaboration with Claire Atkins for the H2O short film festival on Scotland Island in 2006.

With …

PASADENA UPDATE

Scotland Island Residents’ Association (SIRA) executive committee members and representatives from the West Pittwater Community Association (WPCA) and Church Point Friends (CPF) have been involved in several meetings with Northern Beaches Council Staff over the past few weeks to discuss the developments around the Pasadena site. It is important that …

Pasadena Protest

MEDIA RELEASE

Friday, Dec. 15th

Offshore residents rally against Pasadena redevelopment

Local residents plan a protest rally on Saturday in opposition to the renovation and reopening of the Pasadena building at Church Point.

“The overwhelming majority of the community does not want this venue reopened,” said Sharon Kinnison, spokesperson for …

AUSGRID ANNOUNCES PLANS

Ausgrid has announced plans to roll out improvements to our electricity infrastructure.

The following benefits will be achieved once these plans have been executed:

  • A second cable to the Island will reduce the risk of sub marine damage causing an outage, to almost zero
  • Insulators in the Island circular network

Gone Fishing Gone!

The owner of the Pasadena has never shown any interest in the offshore community other than his assertion in the papers that him opening for business is going to be welcomed. The act of destroying art by offshore artists does not bode well for the future relationship.

 

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Sharon Kinnison

I am a retired teacher/Senior Educator of Pittwater’s Coastal Environment Centre. My role included program management targeting community catchment & sustainability education.

I am a CFR for the fire brigade & a Bushcare volunteer/ coordinator at Catherine Park.

I love my community, being active in the water & natural environment.…

Colin Haskell

 I have lived on the island for the past 13 years and have been active in local affairs being a committee member in 2013-14 and I am currently coordinator of Tennis Community Pontoon.

Nominating for: Vice President

Hubert van Mierlo

I have been on the SIRA committee for 4 years, and currently serve as President. I will ensure that all member’s opinions are heard if they want to be heard. I do not represent the  interests of certain individuals or groups, I volunteer my time for the entire community.

Nominated …