As shown in the given Sydney location map that Sydney is located at the coast of Tasman Sea in the south-east region of Australia.
Location Map of Sydney
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Where is Sydney Located?
Sydney is the capital city of New South Wales state of Australia and the residents of Sydney are known as Sydneysiders. Primarily, the city was established by Arthur Phillip in the year 1788 at the Sydney Cove. In fact, city is built on hills nearby Port Jackson that is popularly known as Sydney Harbor. By virtue of this location, the Sydney Opera House and Harbor Bridge are built there; these two are the landmarks of the city. Furthermore, the hinterland of the metropolitan area is surrounded by national parks.
The city has some of the beautiful beaches that fascinate tourists from all over the world. Besides, the city parks and Botanical gardens enrich the city environment. In addition, Sydney has a status of an international centre for commerce, arts, fashion, culture, entertainment, music, education and tourism collectively making it one of GaWC's Alpha + world cities. Sydney is also ranked among the top 10 most livable cities in the world by Mercer Human Resource Consulting and The Economist.
Distance From Sydney to Other cities
- 287 km (178 mi) NE of Canberra
- 877 km (545 mi) NE of Melbourne
- 923 km (574 mi) S of Brisbane
- 1,404 km (872 mi) E of Adelaide
- 3,936 km (2,446 mi) E of Perth
Facts about Sydney
|State||New South Wales|
|Location||South-east of Australia (at Pacific Coast)|
|Established||26 January 1788|
|Area||12,367.7 km2 (4,775.2 sq mi)|
|Telephone country and area codes||02|
|Population||2,059,484 (2018) (4th)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10); in summer AEDT (UTC+11)|
|Airport||Sydney Airport, officially "Sydney Kingsford-Smith Airport"|
Places to Visit in SydneySydney is one of most visited city in Australia, the most visited attractions are:
|Sydney Opera House||BridgeClimb Sydney||Cockatoo Island||Shelly Beach||Art Gallery of New South Wales|
|Sydney Harbour Bridge||Manly Beach||Chinese Garden of Friendship||Fort Denison||Shark Island|
|Darling Harbour||Queen Victoria Building||The Star Sydney||Sydney Harbour National Park||Paddy's Market Haymarket|
|Royal Botanic Garden Sydney||Luna Park Sydney||Mrs Macquarie's Chair||Powerhouse Museum||King Street Wharf|
|Port Jackson Bay||Hyde Park||St Mary's Cathedral||Pylon Lookout||Raging Waters Sydney|
|Bondi Beach||WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo||Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park||Sydney Fish Market||Wattamolla Beach|
|Sydney Tower Eye||Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park||Bondi to Bronte Coastal Walk||Bronte Beach||Barrenjoey Lighthouse|
|Taronga Zoo Sydney||Museum of Contemporary Art||Sydney Observatory||Koala Park Sanctuary Sydney||The Rocks Market|
|SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium||Royal National Park||Australian National Maritime Museum||Museum of Sydney||Lane Cove National Park|