Things to do in Sydney

Things to do in Sydney


Sydney is host to a variety of activities that cater to all interests.  Conquer your fear of ghosts or heights by facing them head on.  Travel into the majestic Blue Mountains, or take a trip back in time to enjoy a movie in an open air cinema on Bondi Beach.  If you have a sense of adventure or the desire to do something a little off the beaten path these options will delight young and old.  


The Rocks Ghost ToursThe Rocks Ghost Tours

Do you believe in ghosts?  No?  Perhaps you will change your mind touring through the Rocks, deep into the birthplace of Australia.  Learn real stories of murders, suicides, hangings, hauntings, and ghosts while exploring with your very own Ghost Host.  Many sightings have been reported of odd phenomena, what will you do if you see something?  Photography is allowed at select areas, however video is not.  Skeptic or believer this nightly tour is definitely something to add to your Sydney bucket list!  Book now if you are not afraid.


For the climb of your life

Are you feeling fearless and looking for an adventurous challenge?  Are you afraid of heights and looking to conquer your fears?  Or do you simply want to check out a fabulous engineering marvel up close and personal?  Climb the famous Sydney Harbour Bridge and get a view of Sydney reserved only for the truly adventurous.  Climbers need to be in good health, at least 10 years of age, and 1.2 meters tall.  Bring your sunglasses, and a sense of adventure and everything else will be provided for your climb to the top of the harbour.


Blue MountainsBlue Mountains

The Blue Mountains famous for breathtaking views get their name from the blue mist of oil coming off the gum trees.  The smell of Eucalyptus fills the air while you enjoy views of the valley and gorgeous waterfalls.  There are hikes and rides for all activity levels.  Getting to the mountains is a short two hour train ride from Sydney and makes for a wonderful day trip into nature.  For extensive reviews and suggestions on what to see and do on your trip to the Blue Mountains check out this page.


Catch a film at Bondi Beach

Travel back in time to view a movie in the open air under the stars.  This summer relax in a bean bag on the beach watching your favorite cult classic or the latest new release, while sipping your favorite cocktail, and snacking on Ben & Jerry’s delicious ice cream.  Movies will be shown all summer long beginning 22 January and running through Sunday 1 March.  Get the complete list of movie showings here and book your tickets online to ensure you have a deck chair, blanket, or bean bag to sit back and enjoy your film of choice.