After the completion of official surveying, a large part of what is now Sutherland Shire was proclaimed as the Hundred of Woronora by Governor in 1835. The pre booked clean ups must be booked either by an eligible resident or by a strata manager for large complexes. The original coastline around Sydney has retreated about 20 km and that those flooded coastal plains may hold evidence showing occupation of this area going back well beyond the 8,500 years revealed in the 1966 Archaeological exploration. In 1886 there were only four permanent buildings: the railway station, the station master's residence, the railway keeper's cottage and a general store run by a man called Bramley. This process caused the river system in the Shire to flow in steeper watercourses. Holt initiated many commercial projects including timber cutting, coal mining, sheep farming and oyster farming. The major commercial areas of the Shire are located in the suburbs of Sutherland, Miranda home to a large shopping centre, traditionally known as Miranda Fair , Cronulla, Caringbah, Menai and Engadine.
Selected historical census data for Sutherland local government area Census year 2001 2006 2011 2016 Population Estimated residents on 202,158 205,448 210,863 218,464 2 nd 7 th 6 th % of New South Wales population 3. With only a small rates base, one of the early problems of the Council was the provision of new roads. By the 1920s, operated between Cronulla and Sutherland. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 2. After sending a party to clear land for settlement, Phillip soon realised the area was unsuitable. I acknowledge and accept the conditions of the Sutherland Shire Council Workplace Surveillance Policy and the Computer Resources Usage Policy including the obligations of employers and employees. In his honour, Cook named the northwest point of the peninsula Point Sutherland.
In Sydney - Sutherland Statistical Area Level 4 , of occupied private dwellings 4. Children aged 0 — 14 years made up 19. The system was established in 1953 in a former doctor's home at Sutherland with 8,000 books. In 1880 the Park was increased to 33,000 acres 13,000 ha. The Shire now has an area of 370 square kilometres 140 sq mi , of which 173 square kilometres 67 sq mi is state-designated national parkland. This was followed by the Sutherland-Cronulla steam service, which was inaugurated in 1911.
The became the main thoroughfare through Sutherland, linking Sydney to the Illawarra region. When sea levels rose again, the silt and sand carried by the rivers gradually built up a considerable thickness of. For further information contact Sutherland Shire Council on: P: 02 9710 0333 E: W:. The next most common countries of birth were England 3. Cook and his party explored around Kurnell Peninsula, and left the bay on 6 May. The average household size was 2. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.
An F6 extension has been proposed for many years, which would link Sutherland to the via and onto the via. Some commercial developments are also located on the Princes Highway. Within the Shire is the birthplace of modern Australia, as it was the first landing site of , who went ashore onto what is now the suburb of on 29 April 1770. Archived from on 23 April 2011. The railway line was constructed in the 1880s and development followed.
Have a great first meeting! A second source exists in the form of. A resident of the Sutherland Shire won the race,considered the worlds toughest one day sporting event, for six years running 2006-2011. Cronulla is also a popular retail and commercial centre, with numerous restaurants and cafes and a considerable number of surf stores and other clothing and fashion shops. A road soon opened between the railway station and , catering mostly to families and fishing parties. Governor Phillip sailed north to explore , and eventually settled at. The Sutherland Shire also has one unit that shares a facility with the Rural Fire Service station at Heathcote.
Today it is just under 44,000 acres 18,000 ha. At the , there were 217,880 people in the Sutherland local government area, of these 48. On 24 January, two ships were sighted off the coast, causing Phillip to raise English colours near Sutherland Point. It will have less visual impact on our street-scape, increase recycling of cleanup materials, and reduce the time materials are left out on kerbside to one day only. The construction of the Sutherland-Cronulla tramway by the Railway Commissioner went far in stimulating business activity and driving land sales. A single track line 822 metres 2,697 ft long was constructed next to the station and opened on 13 June 1900.
Along the river, a cleared area was created as a recreational park, with facilities for boating and fishing. The main line runs south to and and north to , and a branch line runs east to. The Book of Sydney Suburbs. There are currently no events. A railway line was extended from in 1884 to develop the rich Illawarra district. The line and platform were subsequently demolished and removed; no remains, apart from the original formation coming from the main line, are visible today. The Sutherland Shire is 26 kilometres 16 mi south of , and is bordered by , , , and local government areas.