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Sydney Attractions

Suggested things to do and places to see in and around Sydney.

Australian National Maritime Museum:
Located at 2 Murray Street (Darling Harbour), the Australian National Maritime Museum's seven core exhibition themes have been carefully selected to represent the diversity of Australian maritime heritage.

Bondi Beach:
One of the most famous beaches in the world is easily accessible from Kings Cross. Take the short train ride to Bondi Junction then hop on a bus to the beach.

Centrepoint Tower:
One of Sydney's most visited attractions is the Observation Deck and restaurant; which at 305 metres high, is the highest observation deck in the Southern Hemisphere. You can see right across the city of Sydney and, on a clear day, all the way to the Blue Mountains in the West.

Darling Harbour:
Darling Harbour is host to over 700 events of some descritpion in an average year. There's always plenty happening, lots to see and do, great shopping and over 50 places to eat and drink in one of Sydney's most popular recreation spots.

Manly Beach:
Manly is 12 minutes by Jetcat, or 25 minutes by ferry, from Sydney's Circular Quay. With plenty of restaurants, a choice of accommodation to suit you budget, ocean surf or safe shelterd beaches within walking distance and a variety of shops and nightlife, Manly is also a holiday destination in its own right.

Old Sydney Town:
To stroll through the streets and meet the residents of Old Sydney Town, travel one hour north of Sydney and 200 years back in time.

Royal Botanic Gardens:
The Royal Botanic Gardens has an exciting range of public programs and special events held throughout the year in the Sydney Gardens, Mount Annan Botanic Garden and Mount Tomah Botanic Garden. Enhance your experience at the Gardens and enjoy illustrated talks, stimulating workshops, fine music and theatre, fun family entertainment and creative learning for kids.

Sydney Aquarium:
Get up close and personal with Grey Nurse Sharks in Sydney Aquarium's floating underwater tunnel. Open every day from 9am to 10pm -- use Market St or King St access (Sydney Explorer Bus Stop 21).

Sydney Observatory:
Perched high on Observatory Hill, the Sydney Observatory's regular program of exhibitions, films, talks and night viewings gives you a glimpse of the history of astronomy and a chance to explore some of the most advanced technology of our time.

Sydney Opera House:
The Sydney Opera House is first and foremost a working performing arts venue. As such, guided tours are subject to theatre availability and may be cancelled or curtailed at short notice due to performances, rehearsals or other activities in the building. But you can always take the virtual tour.

Taronga Zoo:
Taronga Zoo, with about 380 species and over 2200 individual animals, is approximately 12 minutes by ferry from Circular Quay, or you can catch a bus from Wynyard bus station.

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