Kirrawee is a small suburb located in the Sutherland Shire area of Sydney. It is a sought-after location for young families, as it has a number of great schools, including Kirrawee High School.

For those who need to commute to other parts of Sydney or nearby suburbs like Cronulla or Sutherland, the Kirrawee train station makes getting around easy. And with plenty of shopping and green spaces in the area, there’s always something to do.

Did you know?

The name Kirrawee comes from a Dharawal word meaning "place of white cockatoos".

Kirrawee FAQ's

If you’re looking for a friendly suburb with plenty of schools and parks nearby, then Kirrawee is the perfect suburb for you. With a wide range of shops and businesses, a train station and more, Kirrawee has all the amenities you need for day-to-day life. It has everything you need for an enjoyable lifestyle, as well as excellent public transportation options for commuting to Sydney CBD and other surrounding suburbs.

Kirrawee is generally considered a safe place to live in the Sutherland Shire area. It has a low crime rate compared to other areas of Sydney.

There are two theories as to the meaning of Kirrawee. First is from the Aboriginal word meaning lengthy”, chosen in 1939 when Kirrawee railway station first opened. The second possible meaning of Kirrawee comes from a Dharawal word meaning “place of white cockatoos“.​

There are a number of great schools located nearby, including Kirrawee High School.

Yes, there are a number of scenic parks and reserves located nearby, including Kirrawee Children’s Play Area, Flora Street Reserve, and Betham Place Reserve.

Local Businesses in Kirrawee

My Bangkok Restaurant

Shark Island Brewing Company

Little Fins Swim School