What to see and what to do. Sydney's essentials sights and activities.
Whether it be the sun and surf, peaceful parks and national parks or the thrill of climbing the Harbour Bridge, Sydney has it all. With all of the things to do and see in beautiful Sydney, deciding how to spend your time exploring the city can mean wasting valuable sight-seeing time. 10best has narrowed down all of the available attractions in Sydney to a list of some of the don't activities available. Scale the heights of Centrepoint Tower, climb the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge, surf at Bondi beach or go shopping Sydney-style.
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Local Expert Tip: "Check the yearly schedule as the Powerhouse often holds a variety of entertaining and educational events such as the wiggles or the Harry Potter Exhibition."
- Type: Planetarium / Observatory
- Neighborhood: The Rocks
Local Expert Tip: "The summer months can become quite busy so booking ahead is advised."
Local Expert Tip: "Take note of the original sandstone building, one of the cities oldest structures."
Local Expert Tip: "If you book ahead, the gallery offers a range of art classes and events for all ages."
- Type: Art Museums, Family Friendly, Free Attractions, Museums
- Neighborhood: Central Business District
Local Expert Tip: "Seek out the cafe in the new part of the building, with a roof terrace and view over Circular Quay."
Local Expert Tip: "The sunset bridge-climb offers the best city skyline and harbour view money can buy."
Local Expert Tip: "Finding a free moment with the chair can be difficult so if you are looking to score a prime picnic position, try getting in early."
Local Expert Tip: "Sit down for a cup of tea in the QVB tea rooms. Surrounded by starched linen, bone china and silver trays you will be able to thoroughly enjoy some delicious scones and afternoon tea."
Local Expert Tip: "Stay overnight in the zoo and wake up to feed the elephants, check out the 'Roar & Snore' experience."
Local Expert Tip: "Pick a time mid week to avoid extra long queues."
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