Reminder - Road Works
Tuesday 5 Feb. for approximately 4 weeks.
Pittwater Council are carrying out remedial works and installing
drainage on the steep section of road on Thompson Street leading to the
intersection of Hilda Avenue (above Bell).
The road will be closed to both vehicles and pedestrians for
approximately four weeks commencing Tuesday, February 5.
02 9979 5853
0418 220 107
P O Box 52
Church Point 2105
Island Community Vehicle Out of Service
12 February to Friday 15 February.
Sly Dogs at Church Point
Live music at Church Point Friday 15 February from 5.30 to 8.30
Sly Dogs will be performing at Church Point Friday 15.
Point Ferry Services will be running 2 late ferries - 8:30 and
Island Vegetation Collection
Monday, February 18
put your material out as described below, and further in attached
brochure and the Pittwater Offshore Directory – BY SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17
material not complying with collection guidelines will be left on the
road side for residents to arrange private collection.
- A maximum
of 2 cubic metres of vegetation for each household
litter, grass clippings and prunings TO BE PLACED IN HARD SIDED
- Branches to
be no longer than 1.2m and BUNDLED AND TIED TOGETHER WITH TWINE
- No plastic,
hessian or nylon bags
cardboard, foam or polystyrene boxes
- No soil or
Download Vegetation Brochure here (pdf format)
Clean Up Australia Day is here again – Sunday, March 3, 2013
has registered Scotland Island to participate once again!
This event encourages and inspires thousands of Australians to take to
their local park, beach, bushland and streets and really help make a
difference to their local environment
If you would like to help out, either by grabbing a bag and filling it,
or helping to supervise activities, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to put your name on the list.
Come down to your nearest Wharf to collect a bag between the hours of
9am and 12.00pm. Bring gloves, sunscreen, hat, sensible clothes
and footwear – and don’t forget to bring some water too! Toby and
his crew will be out on the Laurel Mae to collect material.
Here is a link to the Clean Up Australia Day website if you want to
Mission and vision - Clean Up Australia Day
Business Clean Up Day –Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Schools Clean Up Day – Friday, March 1, 2013
2723 Clean Up Sites registered as @ February 6!!!
Come and Enjoy
Community Hall, Scotland Island
Tuesdays, 9.00 to 10.30 am
$ 17 per class, $60 for 4
Through graceful sequences of movement, pranayama asanas, relaxation
and meditation, you can release tension and experience the full joy of
Suitable for all fitness levels and ages.
Bring a mat, blanket and a bottle of water
Ring Katya on 0414 187 916
Elvina Bay Grameen
Group Wine and Tapas Night
Thank you to everyone who attended our fundraiser - a Tapas and Wine
night at Elvina Bay on the 25th January. It was a beautiful evening,
with great food, sangria and wine and lots of lovely people who
We made $780.00 to help displaced women in Kenya start their own
In the last six months with our fundraising and donations we have
raised a total of $2,250.00.
Again thank you everyone for your support and we'll let you know when
our next fundraiser is imminent.
Free Soccer Training
Is your child going to
play soccer this year? FREE training at Tennis Park on Tuesdays
I am running a soccer skills and fitness session one afternoon a week
until the season starts. At the end of each session we will have a
Ages under 7 to under 13 welcome. I’m hoping the older experienced kids
can help me run the session.
I am playing under 12s for Pittwater and have been playing for 7 years.
Every Tuesday afternoon 4.45pm – 5.45pm at Tennis Park (starting
Tuesday 5th February).
canceled if raining.
Bring your own soccer ball and drinks and wear closed shoes.
If you have any questions call or email Tyler Ratcliff on 9979 7989 or
Photos by June Lahm
added to PON Online Gallery
Afloat 2012 - Final Rehearsals at Tarrangaua
Click an image to go to the Galllery or use the link below....
Scotland Island Rural Fire Brigade
AGM - Sunday 3 March
Summer in the Cote
We are former residents of Lovett Bay and have recently rented in
Elvina and done house swaps with a friend in Coasters. We now live half
the year in Nice in the south of France and half the year here in
Sydney. We are here now until late March and will be returning to
Sydney in August.
Our lovely 2 bedroom apartment overlooking the Mediterranean and the
harbour of Nice will be empty from then until February 2014.
Would anyone be interested in doing a house swap for any of that time?
August is the busiest month there, but the height of the tourist
season; from September it quietens down. And the autumn/winter months
are rather like here in climate.
We can be contacted on email@example.com
or 0487 630 711.
Chris Wild and Martin Bayliss
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