SYDNEY IS THE COMPLETE PACKAGE. WITH OVER 200 INTERNATIONAL BACKGROUNDS WHO HAVE COME TO LIVE AND STUDY HERE, SYDNEY IS RENOWNED FOR ITS UNIQUE COMBINATION OF URBAN AND OUTDOOR LIVING, CULTURAL DIVERSITY AND FRIENDLY COMMUNITIES.

The beautiful harbour, pristine beaches, and temperate climate with more than 300 days of sunshine a year mean you will be able to enjoy an active, outdoor lifestyle. You’ll enjoy a vibrant social and cultural scene, with museums, theatres, galleries, and hundreds of restaurants, bars, and cafés.

Even though Sydney is a modern metropolitan city, you’re never far from nature. There are many large parks and nature reserves in and surrounding the city. From the north where wallabies and wild turkey roam to the south where the world’s second oldest national park is located. Within the city are several spacious parks waiting for a visitor to unfold their picnic blanket and spend the afternoon.

Sydney also ranked 4th in the recent QS Most Livable City for Students in the world, attracting over 35 000 international students that make up the fabric of this city. Download an Insiders Guide to living in Sydney here.

SYDNEY’S TOP 10 THINGS TO DO

  1. Cruise Sydney Harbour – catch a ferry to Manly for fish and chips.
  2. Visit the Sydney Opera House for a performance of just enjoy the spectacular view.
  3. Enjoy the restaurants, activities, and fabulous fireworks displays at Darling Harbour.
  4. Explore the buzzing markets in and around Sydney – from gourmet food to fashion.
  5. Wander through the Royal Botanic Gardens and marvel at the view from Mrs Macquarie’s Chair.
  1. Catch a wave at the famous Bondi Beach (remember to swim between the flags!) or walk along the coastal track from Bondi to Coogee.
  2. Walk across the Sydney Harbour Bridge and admire the breathtaking view, or climb the pylon or the arch if you dare!
  3. Encounter unique Australian animals and enjoy the majestic views from Sydney’s Taronga Zoo.
  4. Watch a game of cricket or tennis, rugby league, AFL, or soccer – for the best atmosphere, go with a fan.
  5. Venture to the Blue Mountains for bush-walking and spectacular scenery.

SYDNEY’S TOP 10 THINGS TO DO

  1. Cruise Sydney Harbour – catch a ferry to Manly for fish and chips.
  2. Visit the Sydney Opera House for a performance of just enjoy the spectacular view.
  3. Enjoy the restaurants, activities, and fabulous fireworks displays at Darling Harbour.
  4. Explore the buzzing markets in and around Sydney – from gourmet food to fashion.
  5. Wander through the Royal Botanic Gardens and marvel at the view from Mrs Macquarie’s Chair.
  6. Catch a wave at the famous Bondi Beach (remember to swim between the flags!) or walk along the coastal track from Bondi to Coogee.
  7. Walk across the Sydney Harbour Bridge and admire the breathtaking view, or climb the pylon or the arch if you dare!
  8. Encounter unique Australian animals and enjoy the majestic views from Sydney’s Taronga Zoo.
  9. Watch a game of cricket or tennis, rugby league, AFL, or soccer – for the best atmosphere, go with a fan.
  10. Venture to the Blue Mountains for bush-walking and spectacular scenery.

What’s On

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