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Review of Circular Quay

Circular Quay
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Sydney Harbour High Tea Cruise
Ranked #21 of 470 things to do in Sydney
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Circular Quay is a colorful port where ferries and cruise ships board and depart, and boat watching can be as good a pastime as people watching. While street performers entertain outside, those wanting a more cultural experience can head into the Museum of Contemporary Art where a sculpture garden on the roof is as much a view as the waterways below.
Iligan, Philippines
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“Nice place”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

This place is like a center of great attractions in sydney. There is where u can ride a ferries and where the train passes. The place where u can see the opera house and the harbour bridge.

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Sydney, Australia
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“VIVID made it special”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

Not normally my favourite part of Sydney - on one hand it is a hub with the ferry terminals, train station and nearby Harbour Bridge and Opera House but on the other hand, the Cahill Expressway has changed the beauty of it.
However VIVID has brought it to life in the most wonderful way - - the colour and light show has brought out the best of Sydney and the Quay has been the centre of it all.

Visited May 2014
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Montreal, Canada
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“This is Sydney”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

Circular Quay is Sydney in my head. You have the Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and The Rocks all right next to Circulay Quay. The ferries take you everywhere, alot of restaurants. Just a place you must attend.

Visited May 2014
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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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“Sydney By Night is Awesome”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014

Sydney by night at the Circular Quay is just beautiful and awesome. The is a sense of relaxation and fun mixed into the night. With gorgeous view of the Sydney Habour Bridge and Opera House, it just makes you satisfied.

Visited May 2014
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Bribie Island, Australia
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“Close to The Rocks”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

Terrific views of the harbour, opera house, bridge…which gives you a totally different perspective. Most cruise ships leave from the terminal there so its always interesting if there is one thats just arrived - or about to leave. The restaurants are expensive but thats true of most of Sydney. But here, you pay for the view! There are usually buskers in the area, some really worth listening to - or maybe a street artist. You can easily walk to The Rocks area from here where the restaurants are a bit less pricey.

Visited May 2014
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