Best time to visit Sydney

11 days
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
MARCH 03 - MARCH 12:MARCH 03 - MARCH 12:


Beach Season

December–March • activity

Sydney has no shortage of places to swim or simply relax with a good book

Sydney Opera House

all year round • activity

The Sydney Opera House is one of the 20th century's most famous and distinctive buildings


March–September • activity

Learn the art of riding a surfboard on high-quality waves!

Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb

March–May | September–November (all year round) • activity

Try a unique and extreme way to get the most rewarding views

Sydney Fish Market

all year round • food

Fans of seafood will be delighted to visit the largest fish market in the Southern Hemisphere

Wendy's Secret Garden

all year round • activity

A heart-warming space and a story worth sharing

Royal Botanic Garden

late August–early October | December–March (all year round) • nature

A world of discovery awaits you at a major botanical garden in the heart of Sydney

Bondi Icebergs Pool

all year round • activity

Enjoy a swim in Sydney's most famous pool and get covered by giant ocean waves

Diving in Gordon's Bay

October–April • activity

Discover a fantastic underwater world in the most stunning diving spot in Sydney


March–June • food

Taste the nut which is worth going nuts for

Scenic World Blue Mountains

all year round • activity

Have a great time in one of the most fabulous tourist attractions of New South Wales

SS Ayrfield Shipwreck

all year round • activity

Can you picture an abandoned ship with a forest in it?

Sydney Rock Oyster

September–March • food

Are you ready to taste these fancy little bivalves with a glass of Champagne?


Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

December 26–December 31 • event

One of the world's most anticipated race that has a long history and offers some spectacular sights!


January 26 • event

You can't fully feel the spirit of Australia Day celebrations without the traditional Ferrython

Parkes Elvis Festival

January 09–13, 2019 • event

Experience one of the most significant tributes to Elvis in the world

Sydney New Year Fireworks

December 31–January 01 • event

About one million people crowd vantage points around the harbour for this dazzling pyrotechnics display


April–September • activity

Give your body the ultimate workout while kayaking in the most picturesque areas of Sydney

Jacaranda Trees in Bloom

mid-October–November • nature

Sydney can definitely show off its exotic flora. The beautiful jacaranda tree brings the city back to life in spring

Sydney Royal Easter Show

April 12–23, 2019 • event

Watch how "city meets country" in Sydney

Whale Watching

May–November • nature

Witness northern or southern migration of these majestic mammals from land or boat