If you are looking for the ideal holiday destination for the whole family, why not go Down Under? Sydney, Australia is a vibrant and exciting city that has a lot to offer for kids of all ages. It’s clean, easy to walk around, offers plenty of green spaces and boasts gorgeous weather all throughout the year.
Things to Do With the Kids
Your little ones will love spending days out in Sydney, as there is so much for them to do. You can take them to the Organic Markets, where they will be able to sample many healthy and delicious snacks including fresh produce and homemade jams, baked goods and more.
Taronga Zoo is a popular favourite with young animal lovers and it features elephants, giraffes, baby tigers, komodo dragons, Andean condors, koalas and much more. Also, did you know that the Sydney Opera House offers children’s programming as well? This includes classical music concerts aimed toward babies and toddlers as well as circus performances and musicals. There is even a Kids version of the official Opera House tour.
Another thing to do when you arrive on your Qantas flights is to check out the Powerhouse Museum. This is a power station which has opened as a funky museum in 1988 and is the largest in Australia – with more than 250 kid-friendly interactive exhibits including sets and costumes from ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘The Wiggles’.
Free Attractions in Sydney
Sydney can be an expensive city, but luckily you don’t have to spend a penny to have a good time. When you arrive on your Qantas Airlines flight to Sydney, there are plenty of great free attractions that you can enjoy.
- Bondi Beach – This is the closest beach to the city centre and a very popular destination for sun-worshippers, swimmers and surfers.
- Royal Botanical Gardens – These gorgeous gardens are just filled with flowers and exotic plants, they are also home to many animals and birds – making them the perfect free alterative to the Zoo.
- Rocks Discovery Museum –This museum is family friendly and it tells the story of The Rocks area of Sydney, dating back from the pre-European days to the present.
Foods to Try During Your Visit
There are many delicious meals to sample during your visit to Sydney, so make sure you bring your appetite. No trip to Australia would be complete without having a juicy meat pie, or a hamburger with beetroot. Also, during your visit you can enjoy some delicious greasy, salty and crunchy fish and chips from a seaside vendor, eating them while watching the waves.
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