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Alcohol in Public Places

Alcohol Free Zones and Alcohol Prohibited Areas are restrictions on the possession and consumption of alcohol in public places.

Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture Landing Page


Childcare services Landing Page

Citizenship Ceremonies

Council runs Citizenship Ceremonies on behalf of the Federal Government.

Community Support Services

Community support services directories. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, carers, seniors, young people, people with a disability.

Emergency Information

Prepare your home and family for emergencies and learn about Council's role in local emergency management.

Entertainment Centre

The Sutherland Entertainment Centre is Sutherland Shire's premier entertainment and meeting facility located in the heart of the Shire.


Information about available grants and opening dates for each grant.


We have 33 community facilities across the Sutherland Shire. Most are managed in-house by Council and 5 are managed by volunteer committees.

Halls for Hire

Information for people who wish book a community facility.


Set amid landscaped gardens, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre combines a major public gallery with a comprehensive arts centre, cafe, theatrette and community gallery.

Holding Events

Information about holding a picnic, booking a wedding or ceremony or holding a major event on council land.

Join the Conversation

Council invites your involvement in our online community engagement.You can view our engagements any time and register to become a member. Look at the engagements that are open now.


Welcome to Sutherland Shire Libraries. Search our collection for books, music, films, articles, audiobooks, ebooks, magazines and more.

Sutherland Shire Australia Day Awards 2023

Do you know someone who always helps others and goes above and beyond for our community? A friend, neighbour or relative who gives generously of their time? You can now nominate them for the 2023 Sutherland Shire Australia Day Awards!


Volunteer and make a difference - council has several volunteer opportunities.

What's On in the Community

What's On in the Community, non council based community events

What's On in the Shire

What events and workshops are coming up across the Shire.

Youth Week 2022

Youth Week is an opportunity for young people to get involved with their community, share their ideas and views on issues important to them and create and enjoy a variety of events and activities together.Youth Week is designed for young people of all abilities! If we can make any of the following events more inclusive for you, please get in touch with the event coordinators :)Sutherland Shire Council in partnership with our local Youth Services and Youth Reference Group are excited to offer the following free events.
Bushcare Volunteers Animal Shelter Volunteers Major Event (community and corporate events) Childcare Beach Wheelchair Outdoor ceremonies - Camellia Gardens Outdoor ceremonies and picnics in parks and beaches

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