Sydney City Sightseeing

Top Sydney Music, Shows & Sports Venues

There is no way you could not have a good night out in Sydney. With an outstanding choice of venues from nightclubs, live bands, shows, pubs, casinos and restaurants on offer, the only problem you will encounter is choosing where to go!

With the range of bars, clubs and restaurants from Darling Harbour, Oxford Street, Kings Cross and George Street to choose from, Sydney is your oyster. You really can party for 24 hours on a night out in Sydney.

Sydney Events

Sydney hosts many different festivals and some of Australia's largest social and cultural events. Here are just a pick of the events you'll encounter in Sydney throughout the year.

Sydney Festival

At the beginning of every year in January, the Sydney Festival is Australia's largest celebration of the arts. With performances from critically acclaimed international artists, you can enjoy many free indoor and outdoor events in the balmy summer.

Big Day Out

The Big Day Out is now an Australian icon amongst music festivals. Originating in Sydney, the Big Day Out sees international musicians travelling across Australia in January. A great event for the rocker in all of us, but a word of caution, do not forget the sunscreen!

Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras

The Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras is the largest gay pride event in the world. Occurring every February, Oxford Street is flooded with exotic costumes and floats. The Mardi Gras is a guaranteed fun night out!

Sydney New Year's Eve

Sydney is one of the first cities in the world to begin New Year's Eve celebrations. As such, Sydney likes to start the new year with a bang. For many Sydney-siders, it is not a true New Year's celebration without the massive fireworks display on the Sydney Harbour Bridge. There are many free vantage points around Sydney, where you'll get a great view of the fireworks, but make sure you get there early!

Sydney Activities

There are so many things to do in Sydney. Here a few must-do activities for any visitor to Sydney.

Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb

Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge for a breathtaking view of Sydney. A truly unforgettable experience that you won't regret.

Taronga Zoo

Get up close and personal with the animals at Taronga Zoo. You'll find everything from native Australian animals like the koala and kangaroo to more exotic animals from across the world including tigers, gorillas, and more!

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