Miranda is a suburb located 24 kilometres (15 miles) south of the Sydney central business district in the Australian state of New South Wales. Miranda is part of the Sutherland Shire.
Miranda features a mix of residential and commercial space. Miranda’s Westfield shopping centre is one of the largest in Australia and the 4th largest in Sydney. This centre has almost 400 retail outlets including stores such as Michael Hill Jeweller, Fone Zone, Lowes Menswear, David Jones, Myer, Woolworths, Franklins, and Big W. There are other shopping options and areas dedicated to office space within the suburb of Miranda.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Located nearby in Sydney is one sight that shouldn’t be missed. The Rocks is the historic site of the first European settlement in Australia. This landmark has a great view of the harbour, and offers a glimpse at the nation’s colourful history. At The Rocks you will find several restored buildings that date from Sydney’s colonial days. There is a maze of original, cobblestone lanes leading to over 170 eclectic shops, vibrant cafes, and restaurants run by some of Sydney’s best chefs. Dining options in Miranda include Tasty Tandoori Indian Restaurant, Seri Nonya, Boulangerie de France, and Man Lin Wah. Elena’s Kitchen is a well-known and enjoyed eatery in the area, a family run business serving modern Mediterranean cuisine in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere.
The closest major airport to Miranda is the Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. This airport is 16 km (10 miles) from the suburb. Sydney’s public transportation system includes commuter rail, bus, ferry, light rail, and a tourist oriented monorail. The Miranda railway station is on the Cronulla branch of the Illawarra line on the CityRail network. The railway station offers easy access to Cronulla Beach by train. There are several options for bus service between Sydney and Miranda.