Entries by SIRA IT Manager


NBN Co have started work on the island to connect us to the NBN (National Broadband Network). This timeline has been brought forward as the costs were prohibitive to use the new Ausgrid conduit. NBN Co are installing a submarine cable that is trenched under the seafloor from Church Point

International Folk Dancing Social Evening

Hosted by the Island’s own Branko and Annabelle Kristevik, who have 50 years of Eastern European dancing experience.

Come and join us for an evening of fun!

Open to everyone aged 12+

We will socialise for 30 minutes mid-way through – so bring your own drinks and nibbles!

The event



The SIRA AGM will be held on October 21 at 10 a.m. in the Scotland Island Community Centre. Come along and hear about developments with SIRA and participate in electing a committee for 2019.…

Emergency Water – A history


Thirty plus years ago, there was a water tank at Bell (for fire-fighting purposes) where the current meters are located. This tank was filled via a pipe under the water from the mainland and a tap, with mainland water pressure, was fitted.  A local resident with a water tanker …

Island Players (from our website in 2005)

The Island Players is an amateur drama group based on Scotland Island, largely made up of a bunch of eccentric individuals who wish to expose their considerable talents to the bear pit of cutting edge criticism that is our discerning that is our discerning off shore theatre audience.

Our manifesto …



MARCH 1955

Vol. 1 No. 1


The Scotland Island Progress Association was away to a fine start when just on forty residents turned out for the inaugural meeting held at "Bangalla" on Saturday night January 29th.

Fully appreciating that many residents may have had insufficient