Today we are chatting with local mum Tara Page from Maroubra.

Where and how long have you lived in Sydney’s east?

I have lived in Sydney’s east approx. 28 years

Three words that describe what it’s like to live in the eastern suburbs?

Busy, fun, accessible

How many children?

Two (6 and 5)

Favourite Park:

Heffron Park. Great kids bike track

Favourite Beach:

Yarra Bay

Favourite kid friendly cafe:

Crayz Espresso Matraville.

Favourite Coffee Spot:

Calypso Café & Juice Bar Matraville – Jenny makes the best coffee

Favourite date night place:

I don’t really have one. But possibly Barmilano Maroubra. Great food and close to home.

Where in the east have you yet to explore and would like to ?

At the moment the kids are loving the new coastal walks

What would you like to see improve in the eastern suburbs?

Congestion and parking

Favourite Local Shop:

Kmart 😊

Favourite wet weather location:

The kids LOVE bowling at Manhatten Bowling Mascot, especially the arcade area

Favourite Local family Weekend Activity?

We like to take the dogs for a walk along Yarra Bay

Favourite holiday activity for the kids?

The one and only thing my kids look forward to is Motiv8 camps during the holidays. Ben and Seb and the rest of the team at Motiv8sports are fantastic.

Work or SAHM?


Motherly advice?

Always go with the flow, things don’t always go to plan.