Things to do

  1. Sydney Opera House - The Opera (The 8th Wonder)

    Friday 28 October to Saturday 5 November 2016, City Centre

    The story of the Sydney Opera House has more twists and turns than most operas: this is a tale you couldn’t make up. The architect walked out. The Premier died. The costs ballooned and the fate of one of the world’s...

    28 Oct -05Nov
  2. Emirates Australian Open Golf Championship

    Thursday 17 November to Sunday 20 November 2016, Double Bay

    In 2016 the Emirates Australian Open will return to the prestigious Royal Sydney Golf Club from 17 - 20 November.The Australian Open is Australia's most prestigious golf championship, has a rich, century old...

    17 Nov -20Nov
  3. Supercars Coates Hire Sydney 500

    Friday 2 December to Sunday 4 December 2016, Sydney Olympic Park

    The streets of Sydney Olympic Park will ignite over three days as drivers push the limits at the nail biting grand finale at the Coates Hire Sydney 500.Be there for the last Supercars race held at Sydney...

    02 Dec -04Dec
  4. MotorWorld Sydney

    Thursday 1 December to Sunday 4 December 2016, Blacktown

    MotorWorld Sydney is a dynamic, interactive automotive festival, a great day out for the family and motoring enthusiast alike. A highlight is the Mega Test Fest offering potential buyers the opportunity to...

    01 Dec -04Dec

Discover things to do in Sydney

Loved by international travellers and those who call it home, Sydney is an international city bursting with entertaining and captivating attractions. The city is home to a lively arts and culture scene, a stunning harbour and coastal beaches and national parks, fine food and wine, world-class shopping and much more. The city also presents a broad calendar of events spanning sporting competitions, innovative exhibitions and internationally-acclaimed performances. With so many events to attend and attractions to discover year round, you’ll find many ways to experience the vibrance of Sydney!

Taste the culinary delights Sydney offers through the city and its suburbs. Home to top chefs and a range of venues, from harbourside dining to trendy inner-city cafes, there’s no shortage of restaurants serving up Sydney’s mouth-watering fare. The city’s cultural diversity also means that there are an exciting multitude of flavours and international cuisine to enjoy.

Explore Sydney’s natural beauty on foot with one of the many walks that make their way along the Sydney Harbour foreshore or through the national parks that surround the city to the north, south and west. The city’s beaches also provide a great opportunity to experience the best of life in Sydney, with a great range of popular beach destinations as well as secluded swimming spots just waiting to be visited.

Sydney is home to a thriving arts culture that offers world-class theatre, live music and performing arts productions in a packed out program featuring local performers as well as international acts. Varying from musicals and plays to opera, ballet and comedy, Sydney’s stages, theatres and music venues house a diverse range of live productions throughout the year.

Discover handmade treasures and select fresh produce at one of Sydney’s markets or peruse the alluring mix of Australian designers and international fashion while shopping in the city centre. Whether you’re looking for the perfect outfit, funky homewares or a great gift, Sydney’s many shopping precincts have plenty of unique products to choose from.