10 free Things to Do in Sydney
Sydney is Australia’s most popular city. Did you know that there are many cool and free things you can do here? Here are 10 free things you can do while in Sydney…
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1 Stroll the Sydney Harbor Bridge
Climbing the bridge will cost a few dollars but you can stroll the pathway at the edge of the bridge for free.
2 Gaze at the Views from the Harbor
You won’t want to miss the spectacular sunsets on the Harbor. You might get lucky and even see a whale or more!
3 Experience the Royal Botanical Gardens
The Royal Botanical Gardens are located near the Sydney Harbour Opera House and has some of the best views of the city and Sydney Harbour. These beautiful gardens have a tropical greenhouse, herbs and amazing fauna you can marvel at! This is also a perfect place to enjoy a picnic.
4 Visit the Art Gallery of New South Wales
It is free to enter the art gallery. You can see everything from Asian to indigenous art.
5 Relax in Bronte Park
You can have your own barbeque here and use one of the coin operated public barbeques. Take a swim in the water while you enjoy beautiful sea views.
6 Listen to Music at Conservatorium Wednesdays
During the academic year you can listen to free classical music during your lunch.
7 Browse Paddington Market
This market is located in the famous Paddington shopping strip. Grab a cool souvenir or browse your Saturday away here.
8 Watch Whales
Visit the Barrenjoey Lighthouse which is a 20-minute walk from Palm Beach, North of Sydney. During May – October you can see pods of migrating whales along the shoreline.
9 Go on a Free Guided Tour of Sydney
There are actually some really great free walking tours and this is a great way to learn about the history of the city and learn insider tips from locals.
10 Stroll thru Hyde Park
Take a stroll thru the oldest public park in the city. Hyde Park is stunning and spread out over 40 acres right in the middle of Sydney.
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