Power Outages

The power will be turned off to the whole island on the Thursday 13th May 9:30- 18:00

Please make suitable arrangements.

Also – the households indicated on the map below will lose power between on Wednesday 12 May 7:00 – 17:00

Both jobs are requested by Northern Beaches


The new pumps, the pressure-assist system – PAS, has been installed and will be in operation from midday this Monday 19th April.

Emergency water booking holders should be aware of the following:

A. The pressure-assist pump will operate in line with …

SIRA wrote to council for clarification on the following issues in relation to the application at the Pasadena. Council advised the two issues are noted and will be considered  Here is part of their reply:

Operating Hours

In regards to issues relating to a lack of information on the proposed

It’s time to get out and get together for another island cafe. See you Sunday Morning. 


Due to the flooding rains the Scotland Island Rural Fire Brigade “Coming out of Covid Party” in Catherine Park on Saturday 27 March has been cancelled. Even with the predicted finer weather in the next few days the park will most likely remain a quagmire. Also many members remain on

This week NBN installers will be bringing over equipment to commence installations to the home next week commencing Monday 15th.

Please refer to the NBN installation notice sent out to all residents explaining everything.

All houses will be connected on the island over the next few weeks, street by street …

(Letter reproduced from Voices of Mackeller)

Please join the conversation

I am writing to invite the members of Scotland Island Residents Assoc (SIRA) to participate in a ground-breaking community project – Voices of Mackellar – designed to document the values, views and concerns of people living in the Mackellar electorate.…

Thompson Pumps who are installing the pump have advised us that they expect to start in the next two weeks.

As soon as we know the exact date we will let you know.

Work to repair the platform at Bells has to be completed before the pump installation and NBC