Whether you are here for couple of days or months, you should try to tick off as many things as possible if you want to make sure you made the MOST out of Sydney.
Waves Surf School
Ivy Pool Club
  1. Take on the Coogee to Bondi Coastal Walk

2. Get a Surf lesson with Waves Surf School

  1. 3. Get the classic snap in front of the Opera House (seriously if you miss this one… what’s the point of even coming to Sydney!)

4. Walk around Darling Harbour

5. Try a Messina Ice Cream

6. Cross the Harbour Bridge on foot

7. Check out Glebe Market on Saturdays

8.Clubbing by the pool on Thursday night at Ivy Pool Club

9. Enjoy a BBQ session by the beach

10. Take a ferry to Manly

11. Watch the Fireworks in Darling Harbour

12. Head for some quirky retail therapy in Newtown (King ST)

13. Climb up the Harbour Bridge

14. Marvel at a sunset from Watsons Bay

15. Be brave and head off on a Surf Camp

16. Be Wowed, Whale watch either from a tour or from a lookout. (if in the season) 

Bridge climb
Three Sisters, Blue Mountains
17. Sniff out a warehouse party in Marrickville

18. Sing the song : “I come from the land down under

19. Seek some bushland adventure in the Blue Mountains

20. Sample Sash on Sunday (Sydney’s premier electronic music event)

21. Pass by Palm beach and hike up to the Lighthouse

Whale Watching
Messina Ice Cream
Palm Beach

22. Ramble through the magestic Royal National Park

23. Meander through Surry Hills and stop for a delicious coffee

24.Check-out Taronga Zoo & all the Australian wildlife it has to offer

25. Dive into some fish & chips at the Sydney Fish Market

26. Munch on a burger with “The Lot

27. Check out ChinaTown Market on Friday night

28. Head to Paddy’s Market for souvenirs and cheap stuff

29. Splash out & take a visit to Sydney Aquarium 

30. Visit one of Sydney’s many museums

31. Plan a road trip to Jervis Bay

32. Explore the historic and quirky suburb The Rocks

33. Wind your way to the Hunter Valley & wade into some Wine Tasting

34. Be a spectator, see some sports at the ANZ Stadium or the SCG

Hunter Valley, NSW
35. Branch out and head to the Botanical Gardens

36. Slide up North to Port Stephen for some sand boarding

37. Work on your tan. Go and lay down on one of the uncountable beaches for couple of hours. Don’t forget to slip slap slop.

38. Knock back some cold ones during a rooftop session at the Glenmore hotel

39. Take to the sky & jump out of a plane with Skydive

40. Snorkel in Gordons Bay.

41. Jump aboard a Sunset Cruise on the Harbour

42. Put your walking shoes on and be part of a Free Sydney Walking tour

Sandboarding, Port Stephen
43. Watch a movie at the Moonlight Cinema in Centennial Park (Summer only)

44. Scale the Sydney Eye Tower

45. Roll up and play Barefoot Bowls at the Clovelly Bowling Club

46. Be sneaky and discover one of Sydney’s hidden bars

47. Get your best dress on and hit up the Races

48. Take a picture with a “Celebrity” at Madam Tussauds

49.  Climb the Pylon Lookout on the Harbour Bridge

50. Visit the Genolan Caves in the Blue Mountains

51. Swing over the city at Dover Heights

52. Check out the street art in Newtown (murals)

Dover Height Swing

Have we forgotten anything? Let us know what you consider is a MUST in Sydney in the below comment section 🙂

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