WHAT TO DO IN SYDNEY? 


Cruises

Cruise around the Sydney Harbour in the luxurious Australian built catamaran - Magistic Cruises - For details visit - Magistic Cruises.

Sydney Showboats- Revel in the unique experience of cruising with dinner and entertainment on an authentic paddlewheeler!

New Year's Eve Cruise Sydney -This New Years’ eve choose to treat yourself to a truly unforgettable experience! Choose to view Sydney’s world-famous midnight fireworks from the cozy outer decks of Sydney New Year’s Eve Luxury dinner Cruises coupled with the best of wine n’ dine experiences ever. 

Captain Cook cruises– discover Sydney Harbour/Fort Denison Island/Shark Island/Parramatta river/Harbour beaches/Spit Bridge. 


Around Circular Quay and The Rocks

The Historic Rocks Village area Opera House / Circular Quay / Customs House / Tank Stream / 

Overseas passenger terminalCadman’s cottage / Sailors home / Sydney ObservatoryGarrison Church 

Harbour Bridge climb - Harbour Bridge Pylon lookout

Museum of Contemporary Art 

Susannah Place Museum  

Catch all the ferries to different locations and explore areas. www.sydneyferries.info/     http://www.transportnsw.info/       


Visit all the pubs! 

Eat and dine on the waterfront. 


Around the CBD and Darling Harbour

Museum of Sydney

Darling Harbour– Walk Pyrmont footbridge 

National Maritime Museum    

Cockle Bay                

King Street Wharf 

Sydney Aquarium  

Chinese Gardens

Chinatown  

Paddy's Market  

Powerhouse Museum

Capitol Theatre    

Art Gallery of NSW   

Conservatorium of Music                                              

Royal Botanical Gardens– Mrs Macquarie's Chair   / Walks and tours / lunch at Art Gallery / Coffee at the Pavillion Cafe /  Wooloomoloo / Harry's Cafe de Wheels /

Macquarie Street and City -Hyde Park Barracks/State Library /Parliament House /Sydney Hospital /Mint Museum /Queens Square /

Hyde Park / St Mary’s Cathedral / Strand Arcade.

Sydney Tower – overview of the city of Sydney.    

Queen Victoria Building   above Town Hall Railway Station  

The Strand Arcade- just opposite Centrepoint Tower. Go up to level 1 for the best range of Australian Designers, both in jewellery and clothing.

From Cockle Bay - Catch all the ferries to different locations and explore areas. www.sydneyferries.info/     http://www.transportnsw.info/ 


SYDNEY AERIAL VIEWS

Sydney Scenic Flights - Explore Sydney Harbour, the Blue Mountains and the Sydney Northern Beaches by scenic flight. 

http://www.sydneybyseaplane.com/

http://www.seaplanes.com.au/

 www.sydbyair.com.au


OTHER LOCATIONS

Watson’s Bay and the Gap –  Sydney's famous headland. Visit the famous Doyle's Restaurant or Doyle's Pub, and have a leisurly stroll around the road to Camp Cove.

Kings Cross – a lively bohemian history and nightlife - for more details refer to interesting suburbs

Paddington Markets - Paddington - for more details refer to interesting suburbs (inside Pages) 

Elizabeth Bay House – Historic House/Vaucluse House  

Balmoral Beach/Chainman’s Beach/Mosman village/walk Mosman wharf to Cremorne Point Wharf. - Refer to interesting suburbs.

Manly Beach - Manly to Spit Bridge Scenic walk  - Spectacular views of the harbour. For more details refer to Manly Beach (inside pages) 

Bondi Beach Surfing Lessons

Bondi Beach – Coogee Clifftop Coastal walk  via  Tamarama Bronte (Waverley Cemetry)  Clovelly and Coogee Beaches  and continue on along the coast to Maroubra beach.

Northern Beaches to Palm Beach – Pittwater and National Parks. - refer to Off the Beaten track.

Sydney National Park– Southern Sydney.  

Taronga Park Zoo– see Koalas, Kangaroos, and the famous Seal Show. A great day out. 

Luna Park– Just For Fun! Sydney Icon. Amusement Park for the young and the young at heart. Next door to Nth Sydney Olympic Pool . 

Sydney Fish markets- The best seafood and fish and chips in Sydney. 

North Shore: Lavender Bay/Milsons Point/Kirribilli/Cremorne Point 


Other interesting suburbs: Balmain/Glebe/Newtown – inner city  - For more details refer to interesting suburbs



DAY OUT TOUR IDEAS

Tour Blue Mountains  www.bluemountainsaustralia.com  www.bluemountainsecotours.com  www.activitytours.com.au

Tours to the Hunter Valley www.winecountry.com.au  www.boutiquewinetours.com.au  www.activitytours.com.au 

Tours to the Southern Highlands

Tours to Port Stephens

Tours to Jervis Bay

Websites for additional information:  http://www.visitnsw.com/sydney.aspx    Lonely Planet Destination SydneyNY Times Sydney Guide