About Sydney

Flaunting majestic beaches and ravishing waterside essence, Sydney is the heartbeat of the Australian continent. Affluence varients of flora, fauna teamed with astounding landscapes nature has been graciously benevolent wherever you see. Owing to its perfect geographical location, mild sunny weather throughout the year its a perfect outdoor resort with tourism growing progressively. Sydney built around the most beautiful harbor, outlined by bushland is a treat with the most beautiful beaches and palate scintillating cuisines. A major Global and cultural hub Sydney houses the globally renowned Sydney Opera house and the majestic Royal Botanical Graden. Sydney adds splashes of color on the canvas of the continent, offering countless festivals, restaurants, and exciting events. Sydney revitalizes the spirits of Australia with its charismatic and metropolitan outlook. The city is the cherry on top of the cake of the Australian continent.

Public Transport System

Suburban Rail, Light Rail, Buses and Ferries

Cleanliness and Efficiency

Cleanliness: High. Efficiency: High

Mode & Cost of Transports

Train: AUD $4 to $10

Bus Fare: AUD $2 to $5 

Ferry: AUD $6 to $9

Light Rails: AUD $2 to $4

Basic Items & Cost

Name Price
Water Bottle USD 2.32
Cup of Coffee USD 3.09
Milk Carton Pack USD 1.55
Rice/Kg USD 2.32
White Bread USD 2.32
Eggs (12) USD 3.09
Combo Meal USD 7.73
Fine Dining USD 154.62
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 2.32
Domestic Beer USD 6.18
Imported Beer USD 6.96
Bottle of Wine USD 14.69
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 23.19
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 1.55
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 3.09
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 2056.50

Do:

  • Do exercise caution while swimming in the oceans.
  • Do show respect to the Aborigines and tribes.
  • Do remember to wear lots of sunscreens.
  • Do have coffee, Sydneysiders love coffee.
  • Do enjoy and appreciate the performing artists around the corners.

 

Don’ts:

  • Don’t drink in public spaces - it will attract penalties and fines.
  • Don’t smoke in smoke-free zones.
  • Don’t say Melbourne is better than Sydney, as they have a strong rivalry.
  • Don’t swim in the harbor as there are bull sharks.
  • Don’t forget to buy an Opal Card if you are using public transport.

 

Night Life

The vigor and vibrancy of Sydney's day-life are continued after the sunset too. Sydney bars, pubs cafes and late-night food spots are well equipped to please every craving. The city exuberates a cultural extravaganza at night to suit the tastes of both classical and modern palates. With the best of bars, soulful, funky or jazz music, old classics, cabaret-styled pubs, karaoke or live performances you name it and its served per your desires. The evening's cultural performances are regularly listed out in the Friday editions of local papers (i.e. the Time Out and the Sydney Morning Edition) to promote the events.  

Must See

  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Darling Harbour 
  • Sydney Tower
  • Sydney Opera House
  • The Rocks, Circular Quay
  • Royal Botanic Garden 
  • Sydney Market
  • Sydney Olympic Park
  • China Town
  • Luna Park
  • Taronga Zoo
  • Manly
  • Bondi Beach
  • Vivid Sydney
  • Blue Mountain

Experiences

  • Drink locally brewed beers at Young Henry's cellar door
  • Take an Indigenous walking tour of Dharawal National Park
  • Explore experimental art and theatre at Carriageworks
  • Paddle under the Coathanger with Sydney by Kayak
  • Discover local street art on a Culture Scouts: Inner West Tour
  • Take a sunrise swim at Bronte Baths        
  • See Sydney from the skies with Sydney Heli Tours
  • Hang out at Bondi Beach with Let's Go Surfing            
  • Take a ferry to Cockatoo Island
  • Visit cultural institutions such as the Art Gallery of NSW

Activities

Perisher Ski Resort, 488 kms from city centre
Ski
It is far from Sydney.
Taronga Zoo, 9.4 kms from city centre
Zoo
Bradleys Head Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales,Australia
Savannah Safari, 12 kms from city centre
Safari
Bradleys Head Road, Mosman
Great Victoria Desert, 3107 kms from city centre
Desert
It is far from Sydney.
Regent Seven Seas Voyager Casino
Casino
Circular Quay West, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Platinum Pro Golf, 29 kms from city centre
Golf
Millard Drive 52/6, Little Bay NSW 2036
Avalon Beach, 40 kms from city centre
Beach
Barrenjoey Road, Avalon Beach NSW 2107
Sydney Zoo, 9.4 kms from city centre
Zoo
Rudders Lane, Bungarribee NSW 2767, Australia
Coogee Beach,8.5 kms from city centre
Beach
111-131R Beach Street, Coogee NSW 2034
Wildlife Sydney Zoo, 550 mts from city centre
Zoo
1-5 Wheat Rd, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Star Casino, 2.8 kms from city centre
Casino
80 Pyrmont Street Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Mount Buller,775 kms from the city centre
Ski
It is far from Sydney.
Featherdale Wildlife Park, 44 kms from city centre
Zoo
217 Kildare Rd, Doonside NSW 2767, Australia
City Tattersalls Club, 350 m from the city centre
Casino
198 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
BONVILLE GOLF RESORT, 515 kms from city centre
Golf
North Bonville Road, Bonville NSW 2450
Tirari Desert
Desert
It is far from Sydney.
Club Rocky's,18 kms from city centre
Casino
45 Bay Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Falls Creek, 671 kms from city centre
Ski
It is far from Sydney
Sturt Stony Desert
Desert
It is far from Sydney.
Pedirka Desert
Desert
It is far from Sydney.
Bronte Beach, 7.8 kms from city centre
Beach
Bronte Road, Bronte NSW 2024
TEED UP GOLF TOURS,9.3 kms from city centre
Golf
549 Willoughby Road Suite 2, Willoughby NSW 2068
Manly Beach, 16 kms from city centre
Beach
North Steyne, Manly NSW 2095
Mount Hotham,705 kms from city centre
Ski
It is far from Sydney.
Mt Broughton Golf and Country Club, 140 kms from city centre
Golf
Kater Road, Sutton Forest NSW 2577
Bondi Beach, 8.7 kms from city centre
Beach
Bondi Beach Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach NSW 2026
VINTAGE GOLF CLUB,169 kms from city centre
Golf
Vintage Drive Off McDonalds Road, Rothbury NSW 2320
Thredbo Ski Resort, 491 kms from city centre
Ski
It is far from Sydney.

Shopping

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  • Camphor Cutting Board
  • Opals
  • Ugg Boots
  • Dinosaur Designs
  • Akubra Hat
  • Ken Done Artworks
  • Penfolds Grange Wine
  • Kangaroo Leather
  • Gold-Plated Eucalyptus Leaf
  • Macadamia Nuts
  • Cricket Bat
  • Emu Oil
  • Boomerang
  • Koomurri Aboriginal Music CD
  • Aboriginal Artwork

Official Language

English

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Currency

Australian Dollar (AUD)

Population

5.48 (Millions)

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Weather

Clear Sky 13.64°C

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TimeZone

22:17 PM (GMT +10:00)

 

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Ambulance

000

 

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Police

 

Electric socket

Type I
Type I ( 230 V 50 Hz)
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Airport Name / IATA Code

Kingsford Smith Airport - SYD

Airport Name / IATA Code

SWZ - Sydney West Airport

Best time to visit

September, October, November, March, April, and May:These months offer visitors comfortable temperatures and manageable tourist crowds.

Moderate time to visit

December, January, and February:These are the summer months in Sydney and the best time to enjoy Sydney's outdoor lifestyle.

Worst time to visit

June, July, and August:These are the coldest months of the year.

Taxi

Start Tariff: AUD 4.00

1 Km. Tariff: AUD 2.19

1 Hour Waiting Tariff: AUD 56.68

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