“Sydney", Capital of New South Wales, Sydney is the most populated and the largest city in Australia. Located south east edge bordering of the Tasman Sea, it was established in the late 1700s as the first colony by the British in Australia. Initially as a convict settlement of British rule and later French expeditions, began to expand the city and its surroundings..
The majority of the workforce is employed in manufacturing, services and information services, although they are now seen to more away from manufacturing into other sectors. The farming and poultry industries to contribute to a larger portion of the economy of the country.
Sydney is one of the few capitol cities of the world that can boast of an Opera House. The Sydney Opera House is synonymous for hosting a multitude of events each year. Together with the Sydney Harbor Bridge, it has become a symbolic feature of identity for Australia. The Sydney Harbor Bridge is one of the worlds widest bridges, spanning 2.4 km of highway along it.
Coined from the Aboriginal word “Bondi” which means noise of water on the rocks, Bondi Beach is a famous leisure spot for many visitors. Another notable place is the Royal Botanic Gardens believed to be the site of the first farm land in Australia. Due to the nature of the soil the farm was not successful at the location and hence was later converted to the park. The holding of the 2000 summer Olympics in Sydney saw the city modernized and upgraded to meet the demands of the events and its participants. The Sydney Olympic Park in Homebush Bay was constructed specifically for the event and is now an entertainment center.
Out of Sydney attractions include the Botany Bay, where Captain Cook landed and to the west the Blue Mountain range.
Places To Eat in Sydney
Places to eat in Sydney, your local guide to Cafes and Restaurant's in Sydney, each with contact details, directions map and the latest offers on the table.
Places To Stay in Sydney
Places to stay in Sydney, your local guide to accommodation, Apartments, Cabins or Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds.
Things To See And Do in Sydney
Places to see and things to do in Sydney, the Sydney Region offers a vast range of places to see that are unique to the region. With beaches and National Parks in and around Sydney, tours and so much more.