Co As It - Italian Association of Assistance - Leichhardt

Italian Walking Tours

Over the last ten years, Co.As.It. has successfully promoted the Italian language, culture and heritage by offering a diverse range of guided walking tours in Leichhardt, best known as Sydney's Little Italy and in Sydney's central business district.
There are three walking tours to choose from: The Buon Appetito Walking Tour, Live the Italian Language Walking Tour and The Italian Heritage Walking Tour of Leichhardt.

For more information: www.coasit.org.au
Tours

Buon Appetito - A Taste of Sicily

The tour will provide participants with an opportunity to explore the traditions of Italian food and cuisine in the heart of Sydney's Little Italy. You will be guided through the basics of creating the perfect Italian meal and discover how to use the best Italian products. After visiting various food outlets in Leichhardt you will be involved in a special cooking demonstration. An authentic Sicilian lunch will complete your Italian experience. Be welcomed to Leichhardt with un buon caffè. Learn about the history of Italians in Leichhardt. Be introduced to regional Italian cuisines and traditions. Discover Italian food outlets in Norton Plaza. Observe a cooking demonstration. Enjoy a traditional Sicilian lunch and a glass of wine.
Start Location 80 Norton Street Leichhardt Leichhardt
Duration Half Day or Less
Price $80.00 - $80.00 Includes lunch and a glass of wine

Live the Language Walking Tour

The tour will provide participants with numerous opportunities to practice the Italian language in Sydney's "Little Italy". The experience will be enhanced by communicative language activities that are designed to develop listening, reading, writing and speaking language skills. Be welcomed to Leichhardt with un buon caffè. Learn about the history of the Italian language. Enjoy a walk in Leichhardt while you practice your Italian language skills. Visit the Sydney's Italian language newspaper, La Fiamma. Enjoy a traditional Italian lunch and a glass of wine. Meet new people and have fun.
Start Location 80 Norton Street Leichhardt
Duration Half Day or Less
Price $70.00 - $70.00 Includes lunch and a glass of wine

Italian Heritage Walking Tour of Leichhardt

For Sydneysiders, the suburb of Leichhardt conjures up images of traditional Italian restaurants, coffee and gelato bars, Italian shops and crowds of passionate soccer world cup supporters. The tour will inform participants about how this working-class suburb in the Inner-West of Sydney became known as Sydney's "Little Italy". Learn about the early colonial history of Leichhardt. Discover the history of Italian settlement in the Leichhardt area. See how early Italian migrants changed Leichhardt to meet their needs. Visit a range of Italian owned family businesses in the area. Understand how Leichhardt has changed its character in recent years. Enjoy a traditional Italian lunch and a glass of wine.
Start Location 23 Norton Street Leichhardt
Duration Half Day or Less
Price $70.00 - $70.00 Lunch and a glass of wine included