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10 Facts & Figures That Will Make You Want to Visit Sydney

100+ beaches

Stretch along the Sydney coastline. From the long, barrelling break at Dee Why to calm and secluded Gordons Bay, Sydney has a beach for every taste imaginable. Swim, surf, snorkel or watch the sun rise over the ocean at any of them for an iconic Sydney experience.

Saturday sunset...

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17,756,182 Instagram posts (and counting)

With the hashtag #sydney. Clearly our city is incredibly photogenic.


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12 of Australia’s 20 best restaurants

Call the city home, as ranked in Australia’s Top 100 Restaurants 2016. Try Peter Gilmore’s famous snow egg at Quay or the forward thinking set menu at Ester.


15 million

Ferry trips are made across picturesque Sydney Harbour every year. Jumping on board one of them is, in our opinion, the best way to enjoy uninterrupted views of the city’s iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House.

Public transport doesn't get better ⛴

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40 tonnes of fresh seafood

Are sold every day at Sydney Fish Market, the largest fresh seafood market in the southern hemisphere. Buy your share, attend a cooking class or simply watch the action at the bustling Pyrmont marketplace.


18 museums and art galleries

Can be found across the city, from the celebrated Museum of Contemporary Art to the niche Macleay Museum, tucked away on the top floor of one of Sydney University’s beautiful sandstone buildings.

"An hour of laughing" 2009

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500 gigalitres of water

Sit in Sydney Harbour, housing 568 species of fish. For added trivia, a Sydharb is an official Australian unit of measurement.


4000+ animals

Call Taronga Zoo home, including koalas, echidnas, platypus and quokkas. The zoo also hosts a constant stream of talks, concerts, tours and events, making it one of Sydney’s top destinations.

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$45,000 per minute

Is the estimated cost of the city’s famous New Year’s Eve fireworks display. Enjoy it from one of the free vantage points along the harbour foreshore or, if you’re feeling fancy, book a spot on a boat to see the new year in from the water, colourful sparks erupting in the sky above you.


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24 TFE Hotels

Occupy the best locations across Sydney. Whether you’re looking for a spacious apartment hotel across from the sand at Bondi or affordable comfort in the city centre, TFE Hotels has the perfect option. Click here to explore the range of hotels on offer in the beautiful harbour city.

A perfect Sunday evening 🌇

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