Just when you’ve finished the gift shopping for Christmas and buying the New Year’s Eve party supplies, January rolls around and suddenly you’re handed the back-to-school supplies list.
Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a list of local businesses who can help get the gear you need and provide great customer service whilst they do.
Claudine Schoolwear is your local school uniform supplier. Guaranteed lowest prices, servicing Shire residents for over 100 schools since 1983. Open 6 days a week and located right near McDonalds in Caringbah. You can find all their current sales promotions here.
Burraneer Bay Public School summer dresses $40
Caringbah Public School summer dresses $40
Shop in-store at 23 President Avenue, Caringbah
02 9526 2525
Wilson Family Shoe Store
The School Shoe Shop is Wilson’s Family Shoe Store in Jannali. Local owner Colleen has been fitting the children of the Shire for over 40 years. A perfect fit is guaranteed every time with all of Wilson’s staff fully trained as fitting specialists. They have the best selection of school shoes in stock all year round, including Clark’s, Roc, AIRWALK and the new kid on the block – a favourite for durability and all-leather lined comfort – Saramanda. With easy parking behind the shop, be fitted by one of the best! Wilson’s Jannali- where good service never goes out of style.
Shop in-store at 40 Railway Cres, Jannali NSW 2226
02 9528 3359
Meet Lucy from Green’s Footwear.
This is Lucy (middle) as a little girl with her sisters being fitted by her dad and grandy for her first pair of school shoes.
And this is Lucy with her dad fitting her son Ollie and nieces Evie and Chloe for theirs.
Green’s Footwear has been fitting school shoes for the past 57yrs so they know how to help you find a great fitting school shoe for each stage of your child’s school life.
Stocking a large range from brands such as Clarks, ROC, Colorado and Harrison and offering 20% OFF all school shoes until February online and in-store! Start a tradition in your family and let Green’s be your school shoe shop of choice – fitting your children from Kindy to Yr 12!
Shop small and shop local with Green’s Footwear this back to school.
Shop in-store at 45 Cronulla Street, Cronulla
02 9523 2620
Cool 4 School
Mums of the Shire special offer: Use the code SHIREMUMMAS10 to receive a 10% discount.
*Offer expires 14/02/2020, no further discounts apply*
Cool 4 School have an amazing range of lunch boxes, drink bottles, custom name labels and lunchtime accessories!
All designed to make packing lunch for your little one easy and fun!
If you have made a new years resolution to be kinder to the environment – waste-free lunches are a great place to start.
Their range of leak-proof bento lunchboxes makes creating package-free lunches a breeze! They also have a fantastic range of stainless steel water bottles, reusable squeeze pouches and beeswax wraps
Brands include * MontiiCo * Munchbox * Little lunchbox co * Go Green * Sinchies * Love Mae * The Lunch Punch * Sachi and Oasis * Boo and Crew * Kiwi Wraps.
Shop online at www.cool4school.com.au
ART & DESIGN
Eckersley’s Art & Craft
Eckersley’s Art & Craft provide tools, inspiration and knowledge for your creative journey!
Eckersley’s Art & Craft is the leading retailer of art, craft and design supplies in Australia; proudly Australian owned since 1965. Whether you are an inspired artist, a dabbler in the arts and crafts, a student or teacher in the creative fields or an architect with technical needs; shop with Eckersley’s to find everything you need at affordable prices.
“It’s our people that make Eckersley’s the kind of company it is. Many of our staff, across all departments, come from art, craft or creatively skilled backgrounds, meaning we have the technical knowledge and advice to assist you with your projects. For inspiration, check out our projects, videos and blog on our website.”
Follow @eckersleys on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest to stay tuned with the latest events, competitions and offers, plus join other creatives in your community.
Shop in-store at Unit 1, 65-75 Captain Cook Dr, Caringbah
02 9524 7878
Engadine Music has been serving the musicians of Australia since 1980. They offer a complete range of instruments and accessories, lessons for all popular instruments, and repairs and servicing.
Stocking products from Fender, Yamaha, Roland, BOSS, Kawai, Casio, Rode, Cole Clark, Vox, Laney, Paiste, Pro Tools, Cubase, Sibelius, Dorico, Finale, Dunlop, MXR, Strymon, Way Huge, as well as a massive selection of print music.
Engadine Music are also music education specialists, able to help teachers find the resources they need for both private and class lessons, and provide students with the right instrument and accessories they need to flourish with their progress.
Shop in-store at 25 Station St, Engadine, NSW, 2233
02 9520 3044
Rebel, located within Westfield Miranda, has a huge range of brands & products for all your school sport needs including equipment, apparel & accessories. With free 2hr Click & Collect and free delivery for orders over $150, they’re a great solution for online shopping.
There is a good selection of shops in the Shire where you can buy an extensive & affordable range of stationery supplies for your little one’s pencil case & backpack. With adequate stock levels a must in the rush over the coming weeks, you can check out Officeworks at Tarenpoint, Big W at Miranda & Menai and Kmart at Sylvania.