Things to do in Sydney

Sydney is a vibrant and active city by the harbours with so many things to do. The harbour, the beaches, the water, the sun and city - take a look at the community's pick of the lot.

Visit Wendy's Secret Garden

Visit Wendy's Secret GardenLavender Bay, NSW

There is a Secret Garden hiding along the harbour, a beautiful park that was created by one of Australia's most famous artists wives. The garden was once owned by the Rail Corporation, however they abandoned it leaving

Take your dog for a swim

Take your dog for a swimMultiple locations

Sydney's dog friendly culture means there are a great number of dog friendly off-leash parks around the place. Some of sydney's off leash parks are far better than others though so here's my pick of the best one for both

Sydney for dog lovers -Eastern Suburbs

Sydney for dog lovers -Eastern SuburbsRose Bay, NSW

There are so many places around Sydney you cant take your best friend to, or if you don’t have a dog you can still find plenty of play mates.A must see spot is Rose Bay Beach, an off leash dog beach – it is a pooches

Have a picnic @ Balmoral

Have a picnic @ BalmoralMosman, NSW

Take a picnic basket down to Balmoral on a hot summer day and take shelter under the trees that line the foreshore while peering out across the harbour. There are a couple of busses that go there from wynyard, mosman,

Get the ferry to Doyles

Get the ferry to DoylesWatsons Bay, NSW

Take a Ferry from circular quay to Watson's Bay and get yourself some fish and chips. The cheaper option is to get the bus (324,325 there are others) from the city, get off and enjoy one of Sydney's best tucked away

Cheap Sydney harbour 'bridge climb'

Cheap Sydney harbour 'bridge climb'The Rocks, NSW

There's no need to fork out up to $300+ to climb the bridge, the cheaper alternative is to take a trip up to the north-east pylon. There's a museum inside and you get the same breath taking views as the bridge climb

Go Shopping at LUSH!

Go Shopping at LUSH!Alexandria, NSW

I am a very firm believer of natural products - and this is why everyone should check out LUSH! Lush (Fresh Handmade Cosmetics) are usually found in your nearest Westfield and large malls - but do have standalone stores

Picnic In Centennial Park

Picnic In Centennial ParkCentennial Park, NSW

Pack yourself an awesome picnic full of cheese nibbles and maybe some bubbly and head to centennial park for a beautiful picnic anywhere on the grounds. Next to one of the big ponds or underneath a beautiful tree. Take

Moonlight Cinema

Moonlight CinemaCentennial Park, NSW

On Summer Nights you should go and enjoy a movie under the stars. This outdoor cinema is located in centennial park and movies run for most of summer. its a very romantic place to take someone on a date or just go with a

Breakfast at Clovelly Beach

Breakfast at Clovelly BeachClovelly, NSW

There's a great little cafe that overlooks the water at clovelly beach. They are usually super busy, but it's a great spot to sit in the sun & relax. Theya re also licensed which is really cool.