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Scotland Island - Western Shores - Mackeral Beach

- October 2006 -

Newsletter for Offshore Residents of Pittwater, Australia  Volume 9, Issue 189; October 2006     


Festival Countdown...

We have experienced heartbreak and loss this week so let's come together as a community in the final week of The Scotland Island Festival 2006.

This week at the Scotland Island Festival

TUESDAY OCT 31 - "Secret Lives" - Session 5
A shortlist of international and Australian short films received for The Scotland Island Festival -Shorts from The Shed 2006
TIME: 7.30pm- 8.45pm
COST: Donation entry - all proceeds go to The SIRFB
Candy Bar available (download program here)

H2O 360 - Open Air Short Film Event

H2O 360 Short Film Event - Saturday 4th November - Open Air Short Film Event

Come and enjoy Australian short film, music and dance under the stars at the
inaugural H2O 360 Short Film Event.

Premiering short "MILK" films from Australian islands and remote communities
on a gigantic silver outdoor screen! Featuring shorts from Antarctica,
Scotland Island, Tasmania and Broken Hill from 7.45pm.

Make a family picnic on the grass or shop for gourmet food and boutique
wines from our open-air stalls. Get organised and pre-order a gourmet
hamper! before November 1st at

Sensational live pre-screening entertainment begins at 4pm starring:
N.Z diva Margaret Urlich and Glenn Rhodes, Geoff Bullock, the Blues of Matt
Trapnell and Rebecca Moore and the rhythms of Indigenous performers Yidaki
Didg and Dance. Plus special celebrity guests!

Time: 4PM- 9.30PM
Venue: Catherine Park, Scotland Island
Free event
Travel: Park your car at Kitchener Park, Barrenjoey Rd, Mona Vale. Shuttle
buses departing Mona Vale for Church Point Public Wharf from 4pm. Ferries
and Pink Water Taxis departing and returning Church Point continuously for
Scotland Island and Kitchener Park Mona Vale until 10.30pm.


Scotland Island - Western Shores - Mackeral Beach