VISIT & PLAY – Bay Central Woolooware
Bay Central


Whether you’re working, raising a family, or simply on-the-go, Bay Central Woolooware Shopping Centre has it all, right when you need it. From social activities, to staying active or running errands and the weekly shop, we make centre access easy with lots of public transport options with 3-hours free on-site parking. Because now you can shop, dine and play all day in Woolooware Bay.

Opening Hours

How to get here

If you’re a Sutherland Shire local – it’s under 12 minutes to drive to Bay Central!

4 mins from Caringbah
5 mins from Greenhills
6 mins from Taren Point
7 mins from Cronulla
8 mins from Miranda
11 mins from Kurnell
12 mins from Kirrawee

Car park entries are located on Captain Cook Drive and Woolooware Road Nth.

Whether you’re coming from Cronulla or Miranda, the bus is an easy and sustainable option to get to Bay Central.

Coming from Cronulla?
Jump on the 985 Bus and get off at Captain Cook Dr - right opposite the Shark Park Bus stop.

Coming from Miranda?
Get off at Captain Cook Dr opposite the Captain Cook Playing Fields if you’re coming from Miranda.

Both of these stops are right in front of Bay Central.

To plan your most convenient travel route visit: NSW Transport Website

Woolooware Station is the closest train station to Bay Central. From there it’s a brisk 15 minute walk via Woolooware Road.
You can also get off at Cronulla Station and take the 985 bus – it’s about a 12 minute ride.

Getting off at Caringbah Station? Take the 985 bus. That'll take about 8 minutes.
To plan your most convenient travel route visit: NSW Transport Website

The Taren Point to Woolooware Bay Share Pathway takes you straight to Bay Central. It’s a great way to explore the neighbourhood, move your body and savour a well-deserved coffee (and maybe some cake!) when you get there. Access will be available 2024.

If you love to keep active, you can take the Cronulla to Woolooware Bay walk. It’ll take you about an hour – so grab your friends and make it your pre-brunch workout.

Parking Hours

The car park is accessible around the clock, offering you convenience 24/7 with 3-hours free parking. With more than 700 onsite parking spaces available at Bay Central, it’s easy to find a parking spot.

Please note: The carpark access via Captain Cook Drive will be closed 3 hours before kick-off on game and events days. It will remain closed until 1 hour after the conclusion of the game or event.

For any questions or concerns about parking, feel free to reach out to [email protected]

Bay Central's main entrance parking is accessed via Captain Cook Drive.

For an alternative entrance, access Bay Central via Woolooware Road North.

There are 16 designated accessible parking spots available. All are located near the shopping centre entrances and marked accordingly.Disability Permit holders get 4-hours free parking. To register your vehicle please contact [email protected]

Best entry for retail and grocery is Woolooware Road North.

Best entry for Residents and the Hotel is Captain Cook Drive.

The Bay Central Car Park provides 4 electric vehicle chargers for your convenience. They are easily located on Level 4 and are paid charging stations. Origin's charging stations are public charging stations and require you to register using the Origin 360 EV Charge app or RFID card. You can find more information and details on how to register here.

You'll find convenient bike parking facilities right on the ground floor.

15 minute drop-off spaces are available on the ground floor, designed to make dropping off and picking up your little ones a breeze.

The car park is accessible around the clock, offering you convenience whenever you need it. The following rates are applicable between 6:00am - 6:00pm:

0–3 Hours: Free

3-3.5 Hours: $4.00

3.5-4 Hours: $8.00

4–4.5 hours: $12.00

4.5–5 hours: $16.00

5–5.5 hours: $20.00

5.5–6 hours: $24.00

6-6.5 hours: $30.00

6.5-7 hours: $40.00

7+ hours: $50.00 Max daily rate: $50.00

Overnight fee: $50.00

Parking is free for entry after 6:00pm if vehicle exists before 1:00am.

For any questions or concerns about parking, feel free to reach out to [email protected]

We have three convenient ticketing pay stations. Find them on the Ground level, Level 1 floor retail, and Level 2 parking.

For any questions or concerns about parking, feel free to reach out to [email protected]


Bay Central offers three conveniently located public lifts for easy accessibility. You'll find them:

In front of ALDI, with direct access to the dining precinct.
Another by the travelators
Along the Captain Cook Drive entrance.

These lifts are strategically positioned to enhance your shopping experience and ensure accessibility from various points within the centre.

In the centre of Bay Central, you’ll find travelators for added convenience. The travelators are strategically placed providing a seamless transition between the carpark and Level 1, while enhancing accessibility and movement for all our valued visitors.

Our accessibility ramps are will be along the walk way to the North West corner leading into Level 1.

You can access Bay Central from the Woolooware bike trail at the rear of our centre. Access will be available 2024. We love that our cyclists will have an easy and bike-friendly way to reach Bay Central.Visit The Sutherland Shire website for more information.

For the safety and comfort of all visitors at Bay Central, we have implemented a mobility scooter speed limit of 5 kilometres per hour (km/h) on our premises. This creates a secure and enjoyable shopping environment while preventing accidents and disruptions.


Bay Central offers two conveniently located public toilets on Level 1. Located near Centre Management and Burger Point.

Bay Central offers two conveniently located accessible toilets on Level 1. Located near Centre Management and Burger Point.

We have a well-equipped Parents' Room located on Level 1, in close proximity to retail and dining precincts. This dedicated space provides a comfortable and private area for nursing, changing nappies, and attending to your little one's needs.

Our partnership with Touched by Olivia Foundation has brought the first inclusive playground to the Sutherland Shire. We recognised the importance for children to have a space to play, discover, and imagine, no matter their physical or cognitive abilities.

You can't miss our giant shark with wheelchair-friendly access where the little ones can go inside the mouth of the shark to explore activities such as noughts and crosses.

Livvi’s Place assists in children’s physical and cognitive development. Zoe’s Fairy Garden lets practise imaginative play, the Nature Walk teaches our little adventures to interpretive signage about local wildlife to assist with their growing literacy skills.

Hit the Jam Zone where kids can create a new song!

Find this playspace on Ground Level near ALDI - Opening Soon.


A defibrillator can be found on the Ground floor, conveniently located near the ALDI trolley area.


Sensory Play Space at Bay Central
May 01 - Jul 31

Sensory play space at Bay Central

Celebrating Excellence: Bay Central’s Finalists in the Local Business Awards
May 01 - Jun 30

We’ve got finalist in the Local Business Awards

Combine Air The Shire – Pilates Special
Jun 14 -

Get yourself 2 weeks of unlimited pilates!

Juice with a Youth
Jun 20 - Jun 20

Come and have a chat with the local Sutherland Shire Police.

Camy's Chargrill Chicken Student Special

6x nuggets & chips for only $9.90*

*To claim, present your student ID.

Combine Air The Shire + RoseZetta Loyalty Card

Buy 9 coffees from RoseZetta and get the 10th FREE. You’ll also get a FREE ice bath from Combine Air The Shire.