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Maroubra

Food

Maroubra Bistro Opens its Doors on 28 McKeon Street, Just Steps Away from the Beach!

Nestled in the heart of Maroubra, a culinary gem has emerged to tantalize taste buds and transport locals to the vibrant streets of Greece. Maroubra Bistro, specialising in authentic Greek street food and mouthwatering burgers, is now open at 28 McKeon Street, a mere 200 meters from the sun-kissed shores of Maroubra Beach. This new culinary hotspot promises to be a haven for food enthusiasts seeking a taste of Greece without leaving the comfort of their seaside community. The prime location, just a short stroll from the beach, adds an extra layer of charm to the dining experience. Picture yourself…

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Parks & Playgrounds

New amenities just in time for summer in South Maroubra

new-amenities-just-in-time-for-summer-in-south-maroubra Visiting Maroubra beach has just been made easier with the opening of a new amenities building at South Maroubra Beach. The building was officially opened on Sunday 22 October, just in time for the Maroubra Fun Run and Spring Festival, 2023. “This area of the beach is incredibly popular as people pass through on a costal walk or stop to have a BBQ behind the beach. The new building will ensure visiting South Maroubra is much more comfortable,” said Councillor Philipa Veitch, Mayor of Randwick. The accessible amenities include male, female and unisex bathrooms as well as showers, baby…

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Parks & Playgrounds, Playgroups, School holidays

The DRLC Splash Park is officially open

It’s here! The DRLC Splash Park officially opened on Sunday, October 8th. The event was graced by the presence of the newly elected Randwick Council Mayor, Philipa Veitch, along with Councillors and esteemed guests. The opening ceremony commenced with a speech from the Mayor, followed by the ceremonial cutting of the ribbon and the unveiling of a commemorative plaque. The day was filled with an array of family-friendly activities, including kids’ entertainment, roving performers, face painting, and more. It’s safe to say that the Splash Park was bustling with excitement on its inaugural day of operation. The Splash Park is…

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Kids, School holidays

My Tutoring, Maroubra

We are My Tutoring! We provide many different packages at affordable prices for all! We have 3 packages to choose from: One-on-One tuition ($70/hour), Group Tutoring ($65/hour for a minimum of 2 hours) and Online Tutoring ($60/hour)! No matter what ever you choose, each student will be receive the best expertise, support and mentorship using any of these different packages. Each package that is chosen, each student will receive handwritten notes from their tutor, direct emailing with their tutor 24/7, past paper questions and resources helping them achieve their goals without any extra charges! We pride ourselves on helping our…

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Events

Maroubra Fun Run & Spring Festival

The Juniors Maroubra Fun Run & Summer Festival is returning after a 3 year break due to Covid.  This will be the 25th year and will be held on Sunday 22 October 2023. The Fun Run & Summer Festival is always one of Maroubra’s biggest and best annual family and community days.  People come from near and far.  Some run, some walk and some wheel around the course.  Some will be super-fit, some will still be working on their fitness, and some will prefer to skip the Fun Run opportunity and just enjoy the Summer Festival.  But EVERYONE will have a good…

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Events, What to do

Help Greening the city. Plant with us program

Come join Randwick’s Greening Our City project and help green our City with native and indigenous vegetation. when: 1 september 2023 Cost: Free where: Heffron Park Maroubra 417-439 bunnerong road Maroubra Bookings: via Humanitix link: https://events.humanitix.com/plant-with-us-1-september-community-planting-day-celebration-wqhjv7vp Take part @ National Tree Day celebrations National Tree Day helps you connect with nature by planting trees and shrubs to improve our natural environment. National Tree Day is a call to action for all Australians to put their hands in the Earth and give back to their community. Each year, it is time to engage in environmental activities that educate individuals about the…

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Events

Eat Drink Play, Fathers Day Food trucks

Support our local foodies by participating in Eat, Drink, Play for Father’s Day! Friday 1 September from 4pm to 8pm and also on Sunday 3 September 2023 from 12pm-6pm. 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. There will also be live entertainment Friday to Sunday: Date Time Entertainment Friday 5pm-7.30pm Sabrina Mobbs Saturday 3pm-5pm James Lyon Saturday 5.30pm – 7.30pm Soulganic Sunday 12pm – 3pm Leap Frog Action Sports & Games (free activity) Sunday 12pm – 5pm DJ…

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Inspiration

See you at McKeon St Plaza

The McKeon Street Plaza project 6-month trial was funded by the State Government’s Streets of Shared Spaces program. The trial ended on 31 March and Council at its meeting 28 March resolved to extend the project to allow for the finalization of consultation and the exploration of options for the space. For the duration of the project there was an onsite QR Code survey with 262 responses, that demonstrated strong community support for the Plaza to be made permanent with 90% of respondents believing the Plaza should be a permanent space. 7% said “No” and 3% not sure. There was…

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Parks & Playgrounds

New all-weather Maroubra football field a hit with aspiring Matildas and Socceroos

A new synthetic sports field at Coral Sea Park in Maroubra is already proving popular with young footballers just days after fences came down on the 10-month-long Randwick City Council upgrade. Randwick Mayor Dylan Parker officially opened the new sports field on Saturday 5 August 2023 amongst a gaggle of excited young aspiring footballers. “This new facility provides an all-weather playing field for our local teams,” says Mayor Parker. “The increased availability and reduced maintenance compared with a turf field will provide an estimated additional 2,000 hours of extra play time each year. “I’m very pleased that Council has delivered…

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Parks & Playgrounds

Construction begins to make McKeon Street Plaza permanent

Construction is underway at Maroubra Beach to transform a temporary public space into a new plaza providing a permanent space for people to gather and meet, Randwick Mayor Dylan Parker announced today. A section of McKeon Street was closed to cars in October 2022 to trial a temporary public space, supporting nearby businesses and activated with programmed activities such as farmer markets, live music and outdoor movie screenings. “We received overwhelming positive feedback throughout the trial and I’m very pleased we are now making the McKeon Street Plaza permanent, creating more space for people to gather, walk and play,” said…

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