Out & About

Celebrate our sunburnt country in true Shire style at the nation’s longest-running Australia Day event. Now in its 22nd year the two-day festival of live music and entertainment will take place at Cronulla Beach and Blaxland Oval, Menai on Saturday 26 January and concludes on Sunday...

“Help, we want to go out for dinner, but the kids won’t sit still at the table for more than 10 minutes. Is there anywhere that will keep the little ones entertained while we enjoy a nice evening?” This must be one of the most frequently...

Whether you’re planning a fun outing for all the family, a much-needed girl’s night out or a romantic date night with your significant other, there’s nothing quite like a trip to the movies. Afterall, what could be better than seeing your favourite stars, larger than...

Authentic Italian pizzeria, American burger joints, Sushi, pub grub, and even Texas/Caribbean BBQ fusion; yep, the Shire really has no shortage of interesting family-friendly dining spots. Whether you’re eating out for a special treat, or just can’t be stuffed with shopping/prep/cooking/cleaning, there’s no reason why dining...

Bounce, leap, jump, tumble, roll and reach for the sky. Why should big kids have all the fun? The Little Leapers program at Sky Zone Miranda is specially designed so kids under five years old can learn to jump at their own pace, without being overwhelmed by...

We all know that feeling, you’ve got home late in the afternoon, there’s nothing for dinner and you’ve exhausted everything the local takeaways have to offer, so you decide to take the family out for dinner in the hope of a relaxing night off for the adults… WRONG!!!  The kids are tired,...

Next time you’re among the hustle and bustle of Miranda Fair, stop for a minute and take some time out to relax and reflect at one of the centre’s Jamaica Blue Cafés. Designed to be a safe-haven for you to enjoy a moment or two...

If you’d like to find a new activity for your kids to try, check out our Essential Guide to Kids Classes in the Sutherland Shire. You will find some great options to choose from including sporting activities, dancing, gymnastics, music classes and more. Ready Steady...

AUSFEST is a two day festival of live music and entertainment that last year attracted more than 35,000 people. 2018 is expected to be as big with 100 performers and more than 20 performances over the two days. Day one takes place on Australia Day,...