There is an eclectic range of things to see in Sydney. They're best seen on foot and yes, there's an app for that. It's free and it's very good. So get those walking shoes on and follow me. On one of our many gorgeous afternoons last week my son and I decided to check out … [Read more...]
Sydney Outdoor Activities
Keep fit and have fun with Sydney outdoor activities. Swimming, golf, fun runs, walks. There's plenty to keep you active and healthy.
This beautiful waratah (Telopea speciosissima) is the New South Wales state emblem. I snapped it on an easy bush walk in the Royal National Park, just south of Sydney.
The Bondi to Coogee coastal walk Sydney is tailor-made for day two or three of your stay. Day one has to be the harbour. After that, walking the coast with its panoramic views, lovely bays and white sand beaches is a wonderful way to stretch your legs and get a feel for coastal … [Read more...]
You know about Sydney walks on the harbour, bridge and coast. But have you considered Sydney's culture walks? And yes, there's an app for these. If you're like me you'll think that one of the best ways to discover any city is on foot. But there's the problem that you often … [Read more...]
Summer or winter, use any fine day for one of the many Sydney harbour walks. Today I'll show you one of my favourites, the Hermitage foreshore walk. What'll I See? Views straight down the harbour to the Opera House and Harbour Bridge Hidden beaches where you can … [Read more...]
Close to the city, Bronte Beach Sydney offers safe swimming, decent surf, shady picnic spots, a playground and the ultimate coastal walk. Great cafés too. Less in your face than Bondi beach it's a lovely laid-back spot to spend a day. It's also a prime location for holiday … [Read more...]
Summer in Sydney Australia means open air cinema. Whether in a park, at the beach or on the big screen which emerges from the harbour. From latest releases to classics, they're shown under the stars. Sydney's outdoor cinemas go from ticketed seats with champagne to … [Read more...]
Spend a day on the harbour. Discover Sydney ferries: take a cruise, go island hopping, take a Cat up the river. Family fun activities that won't break the bank. Explore Sydney harbour from the water. Sail up the harbour's inlets and discover Australia's heritage, … [Read more...]
How to have a cheap golf vacation in Sydney Australia. With low golf course fees, discounted hotel golf packages, even free golf games. You're coming to Sydney; you love playing golf but your budget's tight. Here's the single most important tip: play during the week. … [Read more...]
Find the best golf Sydney offers. Will you choose to play alongside vineyards, kangaroos, sandy beaches, or city skyscrapers? Sydney's moderate climate and gentle terrain are perfect for golf. It's not too cold in winter and, except for a bit of humidity from December to … [Read more...]
Spread the picnic blanket! Romantic picnic ideas for Sydney. Queue gorgeous backgrounds, slurpy menus, sparkling wine. So easy ... Romantic Backgrounds Try any of these: one of the many tiny Sydney harbourside parks. Lots with easy ferry access (Neutral Bay, Long … [Read more...]