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Shire Kids festival And “Sonny Colouring in Competition” Terms and Conditions

Shire Kids Festival 2-17 July SEE, CREATE AND EXPLORE These winter school holidays join in a world of colour and fun with performances, exhibitions, activities and events for kids and the whole family to enjoy.
  • Step 1 - Pick up a Shire Kids Festival ‘Passport’ from any of the participating venues.
  • Step 2 - Visit some or all of the venues listed below, grab a sticker for the back and answer the secret question.
  • Step 3 - Once you have collected at least 4 unique stickers and secret answers, you can enter the competition for your chance to win fabulous prizes.
Terms and Conditions.

1. The promoter is Sutherland Shire Council, Eton Street Sutherland, NSW, 2232 (“Promoter”). 2. Instructions on how to enter and prizes form part of these conditions. 3. Entry is open to all residents of Sutherland Shire aged 15 years and under. The immediate...

Rip Currents

Everything You Know About Surviving Rip Currents Is Wrong About 100 people in the U.S. drown after being sucked out to sea in rips each year, and new research has experts arguing over how best to escape them. Australia has figured it out, why haven’t we? Read More Here >



Members of the Tradies Surf Stars were fortunate to take part in an exclusive training sessionwith the current Nutri-Grain Ironwoman Series Champion, Liz Pluimers, in Gunnamatta Bay last week. Based in Queensland, Liz was in Sydney for the Ohana Surf Classic, which was postponed over the weekend due to dangerous surf conditions. She made the most of her visit by sharing some of the secrets to her success with the eager group of sixteen young Shire life savers. With a long list of accolades to her name, there is no better role model for the Shire’s surf life saving athletes and emerging leaders and Liz made sure she pushed them to perform at their best in the two hour training session. “We’re grateful to Tradies and Ohana Ocean Athletics for creating this fantastic opportunity for the Tradies Surf...