Dangar Island offers a taste of the tranquil 'village' life,.... of days gone by , where wheelbarrows are the main mode, for moving shopping from the jetty to home. The island is one of very few boat access communities in the Hawkesbury / Pittwater area that has the benefit of a regular ferry service.
Ferries to the island depart from the Ferry Wharf in Brooklyn. No bookings are required & the fare is $5.50pp one way. 'Frequent Floater ' cards are available offering the 11th trip for free. Call 9985 7566
A private water taxi service is also available call Rick on 0448 101010. Rates start from $20 per trip for up to 2 guests from Brooklyn to Dangar Island
The Dangar Island Bowling Club, is the local watering hole & the place to have a meal during the weekend.Bookings for lunch & dinner are recommended as there are only 'so many' tables available. Call on 02 9985 7083.
Bradley's Beach is on the southeast side of the island & is an excellent swimming beach on high tide. At low tide the beach becomes the perfect place for the kids to play in 'river mud'. The playground next to the bowling club offers an altenative for mud free fun.
Why not log in to the Dangar Island Film Society home page to check up & coming film schedule www.difs.net