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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Route
“The Sydney Harbour Bridge was built in 1932 and is an arch bridge made from steel that goes across the Sydney Harbour. The bridge carries rail, vehicular, bicycle and pedestrian traffic between the Sydney central business district and the North Shore. The bridge is 134 m high and is the highest arch bridge in the world.”
  • 223 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Bring out your inner child by visiting Sydneys famous Luna park Sydney at 1 Olympic Dr. Milsons point. An amusement Park. The park was constructed at the foot of the Sydney Harbour Bridge during 1935, and ran for nine month seasons until 1972, after a few mishaps Luna Park reopened in 2004 and has continued operating since. Luna Park is one of the two amusement parks in the world that are protected by government legislation: several of teh buildings on the site are also listed on the Register of the National Estate and teh NSW State Heritage Register. The park has been utilised as a filming location for several movies and televisions shows. ”
  • 155 locals recommend
Garden
“One of the loveliest gardens, a must to visit, everyone who visits Wendy's garden absolutely loves it. a haven on a hot day. Wendy may have been married to Brett Whitley but she was an artist in her own right ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Contemporary Italian cuisine and a large selection of wines, above the North Sydney Olympic Pool.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Pool
“The North Sydney Olympic pool is a swimming and exercise complex located adjacent to Sydney harbour at Milsons Point in North sydney between the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Luna Park. Located at 4 Alfred St South, Milsons Point (09) 9955 2309 5.30am - 9pm Monday - Friday 7am - 7pm Sat/Sun & public holidays The pool complex allows everyone to combine swimming with other leisure or fitness pursuits in the one spectacular location overlooking Sydney harbour. Customers can pay per visit or choose a memberhsip package of fees in order to enjoy the heated swimming facilities and full use of the gymnasium, spa and sauna.”
  • 65 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Underground bar and restaurant. Great for a date, an afterwork cocktail or a group dinner.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Flea Market
“Excellent markets, first time visited on passing and lots of great products, what I found is that all the people were happy and smiling, a totally enjoyable market. Lots of great products and an enjoyable experience. Can't wait to revisit again and hunt out more bargains.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Park
“With breathtaking views of the Harbour Bridge and Sydney’s CBD skyline, Balls Head Reserve is a great spot to spend the day out in the nature, without leaving the city.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Bistro
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“The lawn bowls with the best views in the country! Grab a drink and a group of friends and have a fun afternoon bowling outdoors. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Quiet little bar in the middle of Kirribilli. Cocktails, regularly changing tap beers and tapas style food menu. Great for an early evening or after work drink.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Small cafe/restaurant underneath the Harbour bridge with views back to the Opera House and City. Catch the ferry or train to Milsons Point and enjoy. The Milsons Point pool and Luna park are right next door”
  • 27 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“A popular locals cafe. with a very good cross cultural greek/medittetean menu. owned and run by mum and dad and the 3 boys. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Liquor Store
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“we are so lucky..2 x pubs in the one little village (at opposite end of the village to each other,). great menu, after work and weekend scene with friendly staff and locals ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“It's always got a line out front and for good reason it's worth it if you love excellent noodles”
  • 18 locals recommend
Flea Market
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“Local pub with live music on Friday & Saturday nights. Also big screens for sports matches”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bus Stop
“Be in Circular quay in 5 minutes. Also Darling Harbour in 15 minutes. Every 30 minutes, the cheapest harbour cruise you can get. ”
  • 11 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Italian Restaurant
“Contemporary Italian cuisine and a large selection of wines, above the North Sydney Olympic Pool.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Pool
“The North Sydney Olympic pool is a swimming and exercise complex located adjacent to Sydney harbour at Milsons Point in North sydney between the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Luna Park. Located at 4 Alfred St South, Milsons Point (09) 9955 2309 5.30am - 9pm Monday - Friday 7am - 7pm Sat/Sun & public holidays The pool complex allows everyone to combine swimming with other leisure or fitness pursuits in the one spectacular location overlooking Sydney harbour. Customers can pay per visit or choose a memberhsip package of fees in order to enjoy the heated swimming facilities and full use of the gymnasium, spa and sauna.”
  • 65 locals recommend
Lounge
“Underground bar and restaurant. Great for a date, an afterwork cocktail or a group dinner.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Bistro
“The lawn bowls with the best views in the country! Grab a drink and a group of friends and have a fun afternoon bowling outdoors. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Quiet little bar in the middle of Kirribilli. Cocktails, regularly changing tap beers and tapas style food menu. Great for an early evening or after work drink.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Small cafe/restaurant underneath the Harbour bridge with views back to the Opera House and City. Catch the ferry or train to Milsons Point and enjoy. The Milsons Point pool and Luna park are right next door”
  • 27 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“A popular locals cafe. with a very good cross cultural greek/medittetean menu. owned and run by mum and dad and the 3 boys. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“we are so lucky..2 x pubs in the one little village (at opposite end of the village to each other,). great menu, after work and weekend scene with friendly staff and locals ”
  • 21 locals recommend

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