Shopping tours & events

Treat yourself to a wonderful shopping tour in Sydney, from hiring your own stylist and driver to a Shopper Hopper ferry service across shimmering Sydney Harbour for bargains galore. You can even join a guided tour to the boutiques where international movie stars and celebrities love to shop.

Explore shopping streets in the city centre and neighbourhoods, too. There are tours to designer boutiques and offbeat stores, and you can tailor your own absolutely fabulous tour. Or take a self-guided tour of the boutiques in elegant arcades, gleaming malls and Victorian terrace house streets.

Runway models wearing gowns, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

The highlight of the fashion calendar is Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, a glittering five-day gala in May. The event attracts some of Australia’s best designers, from established names to new designers with striking creations. You’ll be surprised, delighted and intrigue by the runway shows

From models of haute couture to what’s available in store, a personal stylist can help you navigate all the latest designs and seasonal changes. The department stores David Jones and Myer, as well as Westfield Sydney, all have personal stylists offering a shopping experience tailored for you.

The Shopper Hopper docking at Circulay Quay's eastern pontoon, Sydney

How about combining sightseeing with shopping? Shopper Hopper is a ferry service between Circular Quay, Darling Harbour and Birkenhead Point Outlet Centre, Sydney’s largest factory outlet centre for premium brands. Shop and Save Tours will take you warehouse shopping for bargains.

On inner-city streets, Culture Scouts Walking Tours blends art, food, history and retail for a fascinating experience in Sydney’s cultural hubs. You’ll explore hidden gems in laneways and backstreets, private galleries and cutting-edge boutiques a world away from the runways.

Enjoy these enticing Sydney shopping experiences