Going to Sydney? Get answers from our friendly locals
New South Wales, Australia
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales, Australia.Sydney ranks among the top global cities in the World.It is also considered among top ten fasion capital in the world.The city is built on hills surrounding Port Jackson which is commonly known as Sydney Harbour, where the iconic Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge feature prominently.
The hinterland of the metropolitan area is surrounded by national parks, and the coastal regions feature many bays, rivers, inlets and beaches including the famous Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Within the city are many notable parks, including Hyde Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens. The city is located along the south east coast of Tasman Sea and hence has a temperate climate. The summers are warm and winters mild in the city.
Sydney has various heritage listed buildings, including Sydney Town Hall, The Queen Victoria Building, Parliament House, and the Australian Museum. Sydney hosts many different festivals and some of Australia's largest social and cultural events. These include the Sydney Festival, Australia's largest arts festival which is a celebration involving both indoor and free outdoor performances throughout January.