Following positive feedback from a previous SIRA News article in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic and health advice, here is some further information.

The situation is Australia is rapidly changing. The good news is that awareness across the country is high. In saying that, the Northern Beaches is one of

The Northern Beaches Council will be making the six unused reserved Church Point car parking spots available to front line workers. This, along with other temporary changes to local parking restrictions, will go a little way towards reducing the current extreme parking pressures.

To facilitate a process of finding deserving

With the ever evolving health crisis of the Coronavirus (Covid-19), Scotland Islanders are encouraged to be aware of and practice the very best health advice. Currently, NSW is preparing for the shutdown of non-essential services over the next 48 hours. What does this mean and how can you prepare? This

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

A night of storytelling

All Welcome – to tell a story or just listen 

Saturday 4th May

7pm in the Hall

$5.00 entry (BYO Snacks/Drinks)


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.…

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.

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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

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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