There’s something about Sydney that hits you right in the heart. Few cities can quicken the pulse like Australia’s first and favourite.

From the glitz and glamour of the waterfront to the individual charisma of its neighbourhoods, Sydney wows at every turn. Explore Circular Quay to see some of Australia’s most remarkable icons and experience a world-class cuisine scene. Go on a sightseeing cruise for the price of a train ticket when you climb aboard the ferry to Manly. Sydneysiders are avid sun-worshippers; join them for daily devotionals at Bondi, Bronte and Coogee beaches.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Sydney

Who designed the Sydney Opera House?

The marquee attraction of Sydney's skyline was designed by a Danish architect named Jorn Utzon. Construction began in March of 1959, but wasn't completed until October of '73.

What is Vivid Sydney?

Vivid Sydney is an awesome, city-wide outdoor lighting festival that takes place over a three-week period in May and June. The light sculptures and building projections are the main attractions, but there's great music too! Be sure to check out all the interactive exhibits that are spread throughout the area. These change every year, so there's always something new to see.

Which Sydney beaches have shark nets?

Twenty-five beaches in the Sydney area have shark nets, including Cronulla, North Narrabeen, Bondi and Maroubra.