This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.Find sources: "Chek Chau" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (July 2007) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
Chek Chau
Native name:
Port Island viewed from Wan Tsai.
Chek Chau
Chek Chau
Coordinates22°30′04″N 114°21′32″E / 22.501094°N 114.358975°E / 22.501094; 114.358975Coordinates: 22°30′04″N 114°21′32″E / 22.501094°N 114.358975°E / 22.501094; 114.358975
DistrictsTai Po District
Port Island
Port Island

Port Island or Chek Chau (Chinese: 赤洲) is an island of Hong Kong, under the administration of Tai Po District. It is located in Tolo Channel, in the northeastern New Territories. Its name literally means red island; after the sedimentary rocks rich in iron that form this island. and volcanoes

Port Island has been designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest since 1979.[1]

See also