Sydney

👥 Population: 5.2 million

🕑 Time Zone: Australia Eastern Standard Time (AEST): UTC +10

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Sydney is the capital and largest city of the state New South Wales. It's a huge, metropolitan city that happens to be on the beach. It is Australia's commercial centre, and many new arrivals begin their lives here.

Weather

It's humid subtropical, so warm - hot throughout the year with winter being wetter and more humid than summer. Average summer temperatures are 27°C and winter is 13°C.

Where to live

Kings Cross: Good for budget travellers & Backpackers. Lots of action if you’re looking for bars and night clubs.

Bondi Beach: Good for first timers. Plenty of fun things to do.

Darling Harbour: Good for people travelling as a family. Near to a beach.

Useful resources

Realestate.com.au

Rent.com.au

Hostelworld

Flatmates

airbnb

Booking.com

Groceries

Markets

Northside Produce Market

Kings Cross Organic Market

Palm Beach Market

Supermarkets

Foodworks

IGA

Woolworths

Coles

Aldi

Convenience stores

7-Eleven

Getting around

From airport

Methods: A variety of buses

Melbourne Airport

Within

Methods: Bus, train, and tram

Public Transport Victoria

Uber available

✅  yes as well as Blacklane, Taxi, Taxify, and local taxis

Uber price estimate

Travel remotely