Kids, Parks & Playgrounds

Adventure time awaits at this new inclusive playground in Malabar!

After four months of construction, the much-anticipated playground upgrade at Ella Reserve, Malabar is now complete, Randwick Mayor Dylan Parker announced today Wednesday 13 September 2023. “As a popular place for the kids of Malabar to gather and play, we’re thrilled to have transformed Ella Reserve Playground into an exciting and inclusive play space. Now children of all ages and abilities will be able to partake in the joy of playtime.” Mayor Dylan Parker said. As informed by extensive community consultation in mid-2022, the play areas have been expanded to feature three new play zones, catering to the main needs…

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Events, What to do

Ella Reserve Playground Opening

Ella Reserve Playground Opening When: FRI 22 SEP 2023 3 pm – 4.30 pm Location: Ella Reserve, Malabar Cost: Free Come along to Ella Reserve and celebrate the opening of the brand new playground! Join us for music, bubbles and free ice-cream! Cr Dylan Parker will say a few words and cut the ribbon around 3:30pm. Everyone is welcome! More information: ella-reserve-playground-opening

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Monday's Mum Profiles

Monday’s local Mum, Sara Bazzoni

Hello my name is Sara Bazzoni, proud mum of two young daughters.  Read more about our family life and the fundraise event our family pizza restaurant is organising this Saturday 20th May, to help Epilepsy Action Australia to raise much needed funds for children with epilepsy. Where and how long have you lived in Sydney’s east? I currently live in Hillsdale and have been living in the East since 2011 when we moved to Sydney from Italy. Three words that describe what it’s like to live in the eastern suburbs? Safe, multicultural and attractive. How many children? I have 2…

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Inspiration, Kids

Swing, slide, climb and play! A new inclusive playground in the works

Adventure time awaits! Construction has begun on a new playground at Ella Reserve, Malabar, Randwick Mayor Dylan Parker announced today Wednesday 3 May 2023. “Ella Reserve is a popular place for the kids of Malabar, and we’re excited to build a new playground that will make this park a more welcoming space for children of all ages and abilities.,” Mayor Dylan Parker said. There will be major transformations to the existing play areas, which will be expanded to include three new play zones to suit the main needs of the park’s regular visitors: the inclusive play zone, the toddler and…

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Malabar Magic Ocean Swim

There’s still time to register for Malabar Magic! The event will take place this Sun 19 Feb at Malabar Beach. Come along and support Rainbow Club Australia. You can sign up to swim 1km, 2.5km or 5km.   Registrations are now open for the 2023 Murray Rose Malabar Magic Ocean Swim, with all funds raised going toward Rainbow Club Australia. Register now to be part of the most inclusive swim on the circuit. This year we will be celebrating the 15th year of The Magic and look forward to sharing some special memories from the past 15years.  We look forward…

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Parks & Playgrounds

Emergency Response Beacons Installed at Malabar Beach and Little Bay

Two Emergency Response Beacons (ERBs) have been installed at Little Bay and Malabar beaches as part of Randwick City Council’s ongoing commitment to improving beach safety. “The installation of the new beacons can give our community peace of mind, knowing that emergency services can be notified of an incident and help can be on the way quickly,” said Dylan Parker, Mayor of Randwick. The ERBs stand approximately 10ft tall, with cameras and a solar panel mounted at the top, which powers the unit. The unit’s intercom system links directly to the NSW Surf Lifesaving State Operations Centre 24 hours a…

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Events, Food

Food Trucks are back for the Long Easter Weekend

Looking for some fun over the Easter long weekend? Head to Pioneers Park, Malabar where there will be food trucks all weekend long, From Thursday 14 April to Monday 18 April. Date : THU 14 APR 2022 – MON 18 APR 2022  Time : 12 pm – 8 pm Location : Pioneers Park, Malabar Address : 1160 Anzac Parade, Malabar Please note dinner service only on Thursday from 4pm to 8pm. There will be a variety of different vendors selling savoury and sweet treats, so keep an eye on your favourite food truck’s social media pages for their hours of operation. Participating…

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