Embrace the spirit of community this Australia Day in the Sutherland Shire! The Sutherland Shire Council is excited to present a dynamic array of events 25-27 January, each reflecting our shared values of reflection, respect, and celebration.
This three-day extravaganza is an ideal opportunity for locals to connect, celebrate, and create lasting memories. With a diverse range of activities planned, there’s something special for everyone in the heart of our community.
Thursday, 25 January 2024
- Sunset Cultural Ceremony: Experience an enriching evening of First Nations culture and storytelling at the Burnum Burnum Sanctuary, Woronora. This event offers a unique opportunity to engage in a yarning circle, support local First Nations stallholders, and enjoy a delightful BBQ provided by Sutherland Rotary.
- Cinema Under the Stars – Cronulla: Gather your family for an outdoor cinema experience at Cronulla Park, where the film ‘BLUEBACK’ (PG) will be showcased.
Friday, 26 January 2024
- Cronulla Concert and Fireworks: Don’t miss the iconic beachside concert at Cronulla Beach, featuring performances by Jon Stevens, Paulini, Isaiah Firebrace, the Royal Australian Navy Band, and local talent Nicola De Sensi. The night will culminate in a stunning fireworks display.
- Cinema Under the Stars – Engadine: Enjoy ‘The Super Mario Bros Movie’ in a family-friendly setting at Anzac Oval, Engadine.
- Leisure Centre Pool Parties: Dive into fun at Caringbah, Engadine, and Sutherland Leisure Centres with pool parties, a DJ, and free swim entry from 10 am to 2 pm.
Saturday, 27 January 2024
- Cronulla Vibes Concert: Relax on Cronulla Beach with a picnic and enjoy an eclectic mix of funk, pop, blues, and country music by up-and-coming artists. A perfect evening to soak in the sounds and sights of the Shire.
- Cinema Under the Stars – Menai: Join us at Parc Menai, Menai, for a screening of ‘SONIC THE HEDGEHOG’ as part of our ongoing outdoor cinema series.
This Australia Day weekend in Sutherland Shire promises to be a memorable experience for residents and visitors alike. Join us in celebrating our community’s spirit and diversity in true Shire style!
For more information and the latest updates on Australia Day 2024 events in the Sutherland Shire, please visit the Council’s website HERE.