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

SIRA has upgraded the Scotland Island Community Website. As well as a refresh of the home page, information and galleries, there are two significant additions to be aware of. 

A new and handy Report an Issue page is there to help assist you with ANY island related issues

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.…

 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

Owner/Creative Director of Oneill Photographics.

Has lived on the northern beaches for 20 years moving to the Island in 2016.

Nominated for: Committee Member

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 …

I’ve been in the role of SIRA Treasurer for a couple of years now, and I’m happy to continue doing that. I try to make the organisation’s accounts clear and accessible.

Nominated for: Treasurer

Nominated for: Committee Member.

SIRA must become of value to our members and become more democratic. 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 for: President, Vice

I welcome this opportunity to serve on the SIRA committee as it deals with a wide range of island issues including the ongoing ones: Church Point parking, sewerage, roads and  maintaining the community’s unique lifestyle.

A full-time resident now after moving into the family holiday home four years go, I …