David Hegarty

During my 26 years on the Island (less a couple in the Bays) I’ve been involved in issues that impact our special home. Services that the mainland can take for granted have had to be fought for & of course, negative changes resisted. SIRA represents the intersection between our home, …

Bill Gye

If re-elected my goals for this year would be: 1: To ensure we really see the long planned for changes at Church Point and that the Offshore communities get the best deal possible in any negotiations on fees and access; 2: To progress issues such as Wastewater and Roads & …

Shona Forsyth

The Island has been my home for 15 years. As a working mother who lives on top of the Island with two small children (and one big one), I am familiar with the challenges and rewards of raising a family here. It is important that families with small children are …

Marie Minslow

I live on Scotland Island with my husband,children & grandchild. We have been here for 22 years livng at the top of the island and on the water. I understand the issues facing most residents on the island because I have experienced them – water, septic systems, roads, waste collection, …

Cass Gye

As a resident since 1977 I have a wealth of knowledge on Island matters. As Treasurer I have kept accurate and fully audited accounts since 2009. I have maintained a comprehensive database for direct communication on important matters and services. The Island needs improved infrastructure for health and safety and …

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: Committee Member

Sharon Kinnison

My family has lived on the island over 25 years. I love being active on the water and in the natural environment. I am passionate about my community and serving in SIRA and Community First Responders. I believe we have an opportunity to make SI a model sustainable community. In

AGM 2015 – Notice

Notice is given that the Annual General Meeting

of the Scotland Island Residents’ Association

will be held on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 10 am

at the Scotland Island Fire Brigade



The Ordinary Business of the meeting will be:

  1. Coffee and Welcome
  2. Minutes AGM 2014 & Minutes SGM


SIRAC Nominations 2015

Volunteer Organisations are an essential component of a civil society

–  Alexis de Tocqueville 1835

At the upcoming SIRA AGM on February 8, 2015 there will be an election of office-bearers (5) and ordinary members (10) for the SIRA Committee. Nominations must be received 7 days in advance, by February …