The Finder Green Consumer 2022 report highlighted that 1 in 2 Australians actively look for greener products and services, so going green makes great business sense.

Running a business sustainably is great for the planet, your business reputation, and your bottom line.

The role of businesses as leaders in sustainable practices is crucial in supporting Council’s aims to reach net zero emissions in the community by 2050.

If you’re a business looking to operate more sustainably check the information in Better Business Partnership or watch their webinars 'Intro to Net Zero for Businesses' or 'From Better Business to Responsible Business' on their YouTube channel.

To help support your business different governmental organisations offer different programs, just check what is the best for you.


From the beach to the bush, being an environmentally mindful tourist in Sutherland Shire is easier than you think! Sutherland Shire is packed with activities suitable for solo travelers and families alike that’ll allow you to connect with nature in a low-impact way.

  • Try kayaking on some of the beautiful waterways,
  • Snorkeling at Kurnell
  • Wild swimming at Karloo Pool
  • Exploring the Cronulla sand dunes
  • Birdwatching and koala spotting along the Woronora River
  • Take the time to discover our walking and bushwalking trails, as well as cycleways that link to public transport
  • Explore our fantastic national parks and stay abreast of park conditions.
  • Browse and download accessible walking maps at The Walking Volunteers that anyone can take on.
  • Take only photos and memories and Leave No Trace, only footprints.

For more information Visit Sutherland Shire!

Most of the Sutherland Shire is easily reached via public transport, so you can leave your car at home. Trains will get you here from Sydney’s Central Station, Bondi Junction, Wolli Creek, or Wollongong. You can make the journey all the way to Bundeena by jumping aboard the local ferry service.

Driving an EV? You can find a comprehensive list of local public charging stations.

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