IS VISITING SCOTLAND ISLAND!
Santa's Christmas Eve
Tour of the Island on Thursday 24 from 4pm
Santa Claus is coming to Scotland Island from 4pm on
Thursday 24th December in one of his last public
appearances before a marathon effort to deliver presents
to people all around the world.
will travel around Scotland Island on our Island
Fire Brigade truck with lights flashing and siren
Tell your kids, tell your friends, tell everyone to come
and see Santa as he passes by your house on the Scotland
Merry Christmas !
WHARVES UPGRADE UPDATE
Wharf Upgrades, Bell
and Carols Wharf Scotland Island
We are excited to announce construction is set to start
following the recent construction contract being awarded
to GPM Marine Pty Ltd.
The project, jointly funded by Council and NSW
Government’s NSW Boating Now scheme, will provide an
additional 32 commuter berths at both Bell Wharf and
Carols Wharf as well as upgrades to the ferry berthing
facilities. Repairs and accessibility upgrades to the
existing fixed wharves will also be completed.
Construction is expected to start in November 2020 on the
fixed portion of Bell and Carols Wharf, followed by the
installation of the floating pontoons which will be
completed by mid-2021.
Enquiries on this project can be emailed to Projects@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au.
View details online - https://yoursay.northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au/wharf-upgrades
If you require any further information please contact the
Northern Beaches Council on 1300 434 434 or email email@example.com.
Alternately you can contact our Project Manager, Cristofer
Lacerda on 02 9882 3755 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Project Manager – GPM Marine Constructions
Council Ref: 2020/006
Endorsed by Council Nov 2020
We recently completed a study to investigate the
feasibility of providing water and wastewater services to
A report went to a meeting on Tuesday 24 November updating
Council on the outcomes of this study.
At that meeting Council resolved to:
1. Endorse the outcomes of the Scotland Island Water and
Wastewater investigations and associated reports.
2. Write to the Hon Rob Stokes, MP, Minister for Planning
and Member for Pittwater, the Hon Melinda Pavey, MP.
Minister for Water, Property and Housing, and Roch
Cheroux, Managing Director, Sydney Water, providing copies
of reports and requesting the Scotland Island water and
wastewater project be programmed for implementation.
View Council Report (Item 11.1)
View Council minutes, page 10
We will provide updates on this page should the state
government proceed with this program.
Full details can be found HERE - Northern beaches Council Have
Scotland Island cafe +
Maker's Stalls! Upcoming dates for November to add to
Sunday 6th December
Sunday 13th December
Thank you for supporting your community and we look
forward to seeing you there! 💙☕️
Church Point Cafe -
3:30 - 6:30pm
Sunday 6 December: Declan Kelly's - 3rd Eye Lazercat
- Dub, Soul, Jazz, Cinematic Electronica!
The Co-Op Club present DECLAN KELLY’S new project 3RD EYE
LAZERCAT! 3rd Eye Lazercat is a deep dive into trio
improvisation. Drawing from elements of dub, soul, jazz
and cinematic and electronic music, the trio is about
developing music in the moment. Daniel Pliner (keys), Adm
Ventoura (bass) and Declan Kelly (drums) have worked as
musicians alongside many of Australia's top artists across
pop, soul reggae and electronic genres and release music
in their own right. With Third Eye Lazercat, each
performance is the creation of a new musical moment which
will never be repeated.
Declan has drummed, recorded & written Bernard
Fanning, Kasey Chambers, Katie Noonan, Passenger,
Kingtide, Eugene Hideaway Bridges, Alex Lloyd, Stan
Walker, Guy Sebastian, Karise Eden, Stranger Cole, Johnny
Osbourne, Jon Stevens.....To name a few.
They have one hell of a great feel good repertoire of cool
tunes that make you want to get up & dance dance. Kick
back by the waters edge…. you might never want to leave!
Grab a table booking & join us for a fabulous
afternoon of great music!
Be quick to book!
Sunday 13 December: The
The NLB! Don’t miss the The Co-Op’s sell out house band.
Every month is a full house, come and find out why!
Fronted by the amazing NARELLE LEWIS with her soulful
R&B gospel blues voice covering some of her favourite
artist, from Bill Withers to Beth Hart. Narelle is backed
by Andrew Snow on guitar and vocals, Jason Smith on bass
guitar, Aiden Danser on the Nord/keys, and Chuck Bradley
in the engine room.
No doubt tables will fill quickly, so grab yours &
join us for a fabulous afternoon of great music!
There are very limited numbers available for bookings, so
grab a table booking & join us for a fabulous
afternoon of great music, this is one afternoon you won’t
TUESDAY, 15 DECEMBER FROM 19:30
Feat: Joy Yates JUBLILATION singers
There will be a very special Christmas Spirit down by the
Waterfront on Tuesday the 15th of December when Joy Yates
and her incredible JUBILATION singers share their
beautiful Carols with all the very lucky diners.
Don’t miss out! (Tickets will sell very quickly for this
Contact Waterfront Store (Co-Op Club)
Sunday 20 December: LIZA OHLBACK & MERCY
The Co-Op Club are pleased to present the wonderful
LIZA OHLBACK & MERCY TRAIN! With special guest Eric
Rasmussen on guitar and vocals. This will be an inspiring
afternoon of Soulful Blues/Jazz/Funk with a Gospel spirit.
Liza has been Influenced by the great Southern singers
like Mavis Staples, Etta James and Aretha Franklin while
telling her stories with verve and a wicked sense of
humour, Liza has a voice drenched in Blues - Soulful and
passionate with a stunning range.. she gives it all till
the last drop…..
A founding member of the First Ladies of Soul, Theatre
Rockumentary Pearl – The Janis Joplin Story and a triple
Chain winner with no 1 album’s both here and top 3 in the
Joining her is special guest Soul Man Eric Rasmussen on
Guitar/Vocals (Craig Calhoun, Doug Williams) …and one of
the best engine rooms around Mick Malouf (Pearl, Genevieve
Chadwick) Bass/Vocals and Greg Ohlback (Pearl, Julian
THURSDAY, 24 DECEMBER
Thursday 24 December: The
Weird Assembly - Super funky, a positive groove for
Christmas Eve! THE WEIRD ASSEMBLY. Think super funky Soul,
a positive Groove for days, Blues, Reggae...…yes you will
probably want to get up and dance!
Lead by talented Saxophonist and singer David Weir.
Influenced by the great Soul Funk and Blues artists of
Motown, Stax, New Orleans and everyone with a bad-ass
groove Featuring the music of… James Brown, Jackie
Orszacsky, Otis Redding, Sly and the Family Stone, Al
Green, Joe Quartermain & the Free Souls, Albert King,
The Meters, Bill Withers, Joe Cocker, Ray Charles, Donny
Hathaway, King Curtis, The Headhunters, Little Feat.
Sunday 27 December: Don't Miss
Clayton Doley & The Flashy Dash-Backs!
Fortunate we are!!! Clayton Doleys’ Flashy Dash-Backs.
Clayton Doley's epic organ trio is out of this world! They
are coming back to earth to take over Church Point for an
afternoon of Clayton's original music and some quirky Jazz
and Blues inspired by the 60’s Souljazz Boogaloo movement.
Be amazed by Tim Rollinsonson’s interstellar guitar licks,
Jamie Cameron's heavy zero gravity beats and Clayton's
cosmic Hammond Organ groove.
Internationally renowned organist/keyboard player Clayton
Doley has for the last 10 years been touring around the
globe with his own projects as well as backing up Canadian
Bluesman Harry Manx and Texan guitar traveller Eugene
'Hideaway' Bridges. A master musician, a killer boogie
woogie piano player, a super funky Hammond player and
remarkable singer/songwriter with a passion for creating
new works that could have been recorded by the R&B
GREATS from the 50’s & 60’s, and now, we are fortunate
that he is landing his latest interstellar project, The
Flashy Dash-Backs for us!!
The Waterfront Café’s Co-Op Club presents the finest live
music North side of the bridge from 3.30pm every Sunday.
Come and immerse yourself by the waters edge with friends
and family, your favorite beverage and a huge range of
delicious menu specials. This is a very special and unique
location - 1860 Pittwater Rd Church Point. Ph 99796633 to
book a table.
*** please make note that there can be no dancing. All
social distancing and Covic 19 government directives
For Six Months or more at a reasonable cost
Elvina or Lovett Bay areas .
- Retired active couple used to Island living
- Starting this year or next .
We own our home on South
Coast but would love to return to Pittwater in the
near future .
Tel 0435758776 or 0414604748
Excellent 14 foot tinny.
Complete with battery, solar panel, led lights, bilge
pump, all safety gear, 24 litre fuel tank and 5 litre
fuel tank, anchors, torch, fire extinguisher, paddles,
Call Kath 0405097424
Contact Eunice on 0418 240 495
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|Scotland Island Web Site - www.scotlandisland.org.au
|Scotland Island Residents
Facebook Page - click to
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Rural Fire Brigade - 9999 4404 - http://www.sirfb.org.au
Rural Fire Brigade
Gallery - offshore
|Scotland Island Residents
Association (SIRA) Membership details - click here for details
Community Association (WPCA) - www.westpittwater.com.au
Emergency Non-potable Water
- Agreement for Sale of Non-potable Water
- SIRA Membership Application
- Emergency Non-potable
- General Information, Map & Contacts
& Offshore Children's Services (SIOCS)
Please call 02
9979 7856 or email SIOCSdirector@gmail.com
- Long Day Care at The Island Kindy in
- Days of operation: Monday, Tuesday,
Wednesday & Thursday
- Times: 8.00am - 6.00pm
- Before & After School
- 8.00am until walked to school ferry -
collected from school ferry until 6.00pm
- Vacation Care, Casual Care and Playgroup on
- Hire the Kindy for Birthday Parties
Community Hall Bookings: Lucy Gregg
M: 0424 233 674 or email@example.com
|Pittwater Online News
Waitlist (Tennis User Group) - Application Form
Beach Cruises - 02 9997 4815
Services, Clubs & Accommodation
the Peace - Bob Mitchell (Mackerel Beach)
- 0419 745 628
|Justice of the Peace -
Tony Hendel - 0419 242723
|Justice of the Peace
- Andy Derijk - Elvina Bay 0418 613 890
| Justice of the
Peace - Lexie Le
Blang 0418399674 or 99992574
|Justice of the
Peace - Graham Stenner -
|Justice of the
Peace - Carolyn Milani -
Arts Inc. - Enquiries Lorrie Morgan
9997 8079 firstname.lastname@example.org
Club - enquiries Janice Tuynman -
99991937 - jt@swift
Yacht Club - http://www.wpyc.com.au
Alfred Yacht Club - 02
Yacht Club - http://www.royalmotor.com.au/
02 9997 5511
Lodge - Bed & Breakfast - 02 9979
Hostel - (02) 9999 5748 (8-11 am
and 5-8 pm)
Service - "No job too small" - Call
Alan 0447 775 541
Wayne on Scotland Island 0418 229 277
- offshore community sparky - www.sparky.com.au
|David Walsh -
- Custom Made
Sculpture - 0404 239 212 - email@example.com
|Dog Wash &
Grooming - Call Jenni: 0450 444 100 or
|Free Pump Outs for
Boats - Council with RMS installed a pump
out at Careel Bay wharf
water purification system installed for
offshore homes: Call
Solicitor - Rachel
Carter - Carter O'Neill Legal - 0406 239 946
Based Domestic Cleaner -
Kath - 0405097424 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Design and Drafting Services
- Samuela Madej – Murphy ph. 0450331573
Deep Tissue & Swedish Massage -
|Island Based Cleaner
- Uses predominantly Organic & Natural
Products - Mona 0490701213
Bay Barges & Sydney Commercial Diving
Services - Brent Taylor -
0409 269 404 - email@example.com
|J&M Property Care
- Jamie - 0488665 685, Michelle - 0402 942 063 - Brochure - firstname.lastname@example.org
Qualified Bookkeeper and Registered BAS Agent
- 0425 227 792 - email@example.com
Tree Carpentry & Building -
0406773691 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Chainsaw Sharpening - Peter - 0410 633
351 - email@example.com
Island Classes (Fitness, Dance, Art etc)
|Art Classes- drawing
and painting in oils, acrylics and mixed media -
Marion 0431 457 431
Yoga - Tuesday 9.00 to 10.30 Tuesday
morning - Phone Katya on 0414 187 916
Training Classes on Scotland Island - Lowri Dwyer -
0450 201 650 - firstname.lastname@example.org
For Catherine Park - Run by SIOCS - Emmie
Collins on 0405 330 781
Kids Groups Playgroup - Run by SIOCS
- email Emma email@example.com
Bush Care Group, 2nd Sunday @ 9.30am,
Sharon Kinnison @ 9997 6017
Group - Roy
Baker, 9999 6891, firstname.lastname@example.org
Airlines, Buses and Railways
Tides, Moon phases, Sunrise & Sunset
weather for Sydney (128k circle)
Emergency Contact Numbers
|ALL EMERGENCIES (Police - Fire -
|Police Assistance Line
||13 1444 or 9281 0000
|Broken Bay Water Police
||9910 7899 or 0412 162 093
Broken Bay - Weekend
3554 - (02) 8411 1121
Broken Bay - VHF Radio channel
Channel: VHF 16
27MHz Radio Channel: 86 or 88
| Scotland Island Rural Fire
Rural Fire Service
Rural Fire Service
Rural Fire Service
Service Headquarters Terrey Hills
|NSW Fire Service General
Information 9265 2999
|Rural Fire Service General
|State Emergency Service,
||13 25 00 9486 3399
|National Parks & Wildlife
Service: 000, general information
|Dept of Community Services:
||131 388, (ah) 131 909
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