Sidney is one of the biggest, and most popular Australian cities. Many people know it for the Sidney Harbor Bridge, and the Sidney Opera House. For someone who has never been to Sidney, these two are among the first places one should think of visiting. Taking photos and videos next to these two global icons is a worthy experience. However, these are just a small portion of the Sidney experience. There is so much to do in Sidney that you can’t even get it all done in a day. To make the experience even better for you, here are some amazing things to do on a weekend in Sidney.
1. Visit the Oxford Art Factory for some live music
For an evening out in Sidney, nothing beats live music as one sips a cold beer. It’s a magical experience that gives you a true connection to the music. The Oxford Art Factory not only offers some amazing live music, but their drinks are also very affordable. It’s the perfect experience especially if you are going to Sidney with your lover. Their collection of love songs can add to the romantic mood in your trip. The place is also easily accessible, so you can always try out other joints if you get bored.
2. Try out shopping in Chinatown Night Market
If shopping is your thing, then the Chinatown Night Market is the place to be on weekends. Here you will get pretty much everything you need, and at affordable prices. You will also get to try out some of the best street foods that Sidney has to offer. It’s the place to be, for someone looking to get a feel of everyday life in Sidney, at least for a day.
3. Take a cruise around Sidney
Nothing beats a cruise around Sidney in the early evenings. The sunset contrasting against city skyline is a sight to behold. One of the best ways to enjoy such a cruise is through the Sunset dining cruise. The package includes a 3-course meal that also comes with wine and beer. The cruise goes on for 90 minutes, giving you ample time to get a feel of Sidney. It is perfect especially when you are on a romantic holiday. Booking for this trip is also quite easy, and you are free to cancel within 24-hours, in case you change your mind.
4. Enjoy horse racing
If you enjoy horse racing, then you can try out the Royal Randwick Racecourse. This is one of Australia’s leading racing venues, and is recognized all over the world. Not only is it an amazing place to enjoy horse racing, but you can also be there, and make some money. Here you also get to enjoy diverse cuisine from different parts of Australia and all across the world. It is also very conveniently located, close to the airport and other facilities. This means you can move easily access other parts of the city or the greater Australia, within a very short time.