Sutherland Shire

In the glorious Sutherland Shire we have our pick of clean, blue, sandy beaches and most of us have a friend or two with a backyard swimming pool, so with Summer well and truly on the way it’s likely your family will be spending more...

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...

As mums we give so much of ourselves that sometimes we lose sight of who we are and what our personal and professional goals are.”  We spoke to careers guru and local mum of two teens, Jude Reeman, from Shire Mums’ Career Coaching.  Jude specialises...

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,...

Local mum and grandmother Sue Ireland has lived in the Sutherland Shire for more than 40 years and is a pillar of the community in every sense; working as a learning support officer helping children with intellectual disabilities, and supporting adults with disabilities.  Sue also...

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...

Calm and serene, local Mamma-of-two, Veena Parry, grew up in the Shire and has lived here all her life. Known affectionately as ‘the baby whisperer’, Veena works as a child sleep consultant, supporting families. She shares with us the things she loves about raising a...

We are spoiled for choice when it comes to fun things to do here in the Sutherland Shire. Make sure enjoy some new experiences with the kids (and kids-at-heart) these school holidays....