Sydney

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Sydney - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • Australian Rules Football

    Sydney Cricket Ground. A fast, demanding game in which the ball can be kicked or punched between teams of 22 players, Australian Rules Football...

  • Bicycling

    Sydney's favorite cycling track is Centennial Park's Grand Parade, a 3¾-km (2¼-mile) cycle circuit around the perimeter of this grand, gracious...

  • Boating and Sailing

    EastSail. Rent bareboat sailing and motored yachts from this operator for A$655 per half day (four hours); a manned yacht costs around A$915...

  • Cricket

    Cricket is Sydney's summer sport, and it's often played in parks throughout the nation. For Australians the pinnacle of excitement is the Ashes...

  • Rugby League

    Sydney Football Stadium. Known locally as football (or footy), rugby league is Sydney's winter addiction. This is a fast, gutsy, physical...

  • Scuba Diving

    Dive Centre Manly. Located at the popular northern Sydney beach, Dive Centre Manly runs all-inclusive shore dives each day, which let you...

  • Surfing

    All Sydney surfers have their favorite breaks, but you can usually count on good waves on at least one of the city's ocean beaches. Lets Go...

  • Swimming

    Sydney has many heated Olympic-size swimming pools, some of which go beyond the basic requirements of a workout. Many Aussies, however, prefer...

  • Tennis

    Cooper Park Tennis Centre. This complex includes eight synthetic-grass courts and a café in a park surrounded by native bushland, about 5...

  • Windsurfing

    Balmoral Windsurfing, Sailing, and Kayak School. Balmoral Windsurfing, Sailing, and Kayak School runs classes from its base at this north...