Adventure & sport in Sydney

With a sunny climate, a pretty coastline and green spaces galore, Sydney is a city built for outdoor adventure. Battle rapids on an Olympic white-water rafting course. Watch the sunrise from a kayak on our sparkling harbour. Learn to surf on one of the world's most famous beaches. Watch a blockbuster sporting event that will leave you on the edge of your seat. Cycle, hike, snorkel, swim, go horse riding... the sky is truly the limit. And if the forecast is predicting rain? Find plenty of indoor fun, from breaking out of an escape room to challenging yourself at a climbing centre.

Major sporting events

From marathons to motorsports, horse racing to yacht racing, and every kind of football, Sydney has an action-packed sporting calendar all year round.


Choose your own adventure

Want to get your heart racing? Check out some of Sydney’s most exhilarating adventures.