Sutherland Shire is located at the southern border of the Sydney metropolitan area, 26km from the Sydney CBD. It is home to one of Sydney’s longest surf beaches, spectacular national parks and sparkling blue waterways.

The Shire is rich in history, with over 2,000 Aboriginal sites and is the site of Captain Cook’s landing place at Kamay Botany Bay National Park at Kurnell.

Data for this website has been sourced from Council’s financial statements, Council’s annual report and Council’s data returns. The website also refers to data from a number of agencies and entities. Please refer to the data page of this website for links to definitions, information on performance measures, benchmarks, OLG Groups and the data sources that have been used.

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