Sydney is the Harbour City. It is the largest, oldest and most cosmopolitan city in Australia with an enviable reputation as one of the world's most beautiful and liveable cities.
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The City Centre, is where Governor Philip first raised the British Flag on Australian soil in January 1788, and is the earliest site of European settlement in Australia.
Parramatta is a western district of Sydney, a city in its own right within the Sydney Metropolitan Area and the second oldest European settlement on the Australian mainland.
The Inner West of Sydney stretches from the small inner city suburb of Chippendale to the secondary railway hub and business-retail centre of Strathfield and also Sydney Olympic Park to the west.
Immediately to the east of the City Centre and also adjacent to City South is an area of laneways, nightlife, cafes, pubs, bars and entertainment.
Darling Harbour is a leisure and entertainment precinct, in central Sydney. It extends to Pyrmont and Ultimo, and contains The Star and Pyrmont Bay, including Harris St.
The Eastern Suburbs of Sydney are located between Sydney City and the Pacific Ocean coastline.
Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport is the main airport of Australia's largest city, Sydney.
The Rocks is sandstone buildings, history, laneways, culture and Australiana by day, and a busy pub scene by night.
The Royal National Park is in on the southern fringe of Sydney in New South Wales, Australia around 35km south from the city centre.
The City South district is home to Australia's largest Chinatown as well as its largest train station, Central station.
St George & Sutherland Shire is a district about 25 km south of Sydney City, centred around the Georges River and bounded by Botany Bay and Port Hacking.
The Lower North Shore district is part of the larger North Shore situated across the harbour from Sydney City and stretches from North Sydney to Chatswood.
Sydney Olympic Park, is an area 15km west from Sydney City. It is on western reaches of Sydney Harbour, and was the home of the 2000 Olympics.
The Harbour Islands are Sydney's best kept secret. There are several in the harbour that you can visit to explore, for a picnic, or just to take in the history and the view.
Manly is a harbour- and ocean-side suburb and locality of Sydney and the southernmost of Sydney's Northern Beaches.
The Northern Beaches of Sydney refers to a suburban district located in the north east of the city, as well as a stretch of famous beaches extending northwards from Sydney Harbour and North Head at Manly to Barrenjoey Point and Broken Bay, fronting the Pacific Ocean.
Cronulla is a beachside suburb in the Sutherland Shire in southern Sydney. Cronulla is the only Sydney beach located on a train line and has a large amount of free parking along the foreshore.
Bondi Beach is a world famous beachside locality of Sydney. The closest ocean beach to the centre of Sydney, Bondi Beach has become synonymous with Sydney's beach lifestyle and is very popular with tourists, daytrippers, backpackers, residents and all Sydneysiders.
North Sydney is a large commercial centre near central Sydney. Located immediately north of the landmark Sydney Harbour Bridge and facing the central city skyline across Sydney Harbour.
Southwestern Sydney refers to the large residential area to the south and west of Sydney, including the centres of Cabramatta and Liverpool.
Macquarie Park-Ryde is made up of the largely residential and industrial suburbs west of the Lower North Shore, north of the Parramatta River and to the north west of the city centre.
Airport & Botany Bay is an arbitrary district name, for the areas surrounding Botany Bay and also those directly south of Sydney, which includes Sydney Airport, Redfern, Alexandria, Brighton le Sands, Mascot and Rockdale among others.
The Outer West is the huge area of Sydney to the west of the cities of Parramatta and Holroyd, which is the boundary with the Inner West.
The Macarthur district is at the south-western residential outskirts of Sydney, further south of South West Sydney.
Upper North Shore is in Sydney. The Upper North Shore, starts beyond Chatswood and stretches all the way north to the Hawkesbury River.
Palm Beach is the most northern of Sydney's Northern Beaches and the most northerly suburb of the city's metropolitan area.
Windsor is a township in New South Wales on the north-western outskirts of Sydney, located on the Hawkesbury River.