Category: Living in Sydney as an Expat

Eight Free Sydney Walking Tours

Exploring Sydney on foot is one of the best ways to see and experience the city while learning something along the way. Here are eight free Sydney walking tours.

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Sydney Wine Bars Every Wine Lover Must Try

Sydney is full of fantastic bars including several top notch wine bars. Here is a short list of my favourite five wine bars in Sydney with some of my recommendations for what to order and why it’s on my favourites list.

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Free Sydney Walking Tour – A Quick, Easy City Loop

This Sydney Walking Tour will take you from the Archibald Fountain in Hyde Park down to the Opera House then on to the Royal Botanic Gardens to enjoy a lazy afternoon picnic in the park. After exploring the gardens, we’ll continue through the gardens on to Woolloomooloo followed by the NSW Art Gallery in The Domain. The walking tour is not meant to be done in a hurry. Instead, take it slow and enjoy all the different views of the harbor and city. Throughout the tour, I’ll point out places to eat and other facilities plus spots to stop for a photo or two.

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Get Your Finances Sorted Before You Leave Home

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With a variety of products and services, you can get your banking sorted in no time. Find helpful hints and tips about moving to Australia by visiting the Commonwealth Bank Moving to Australia website.

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Last Step, Pick Up Bank Card

When you arrive in Sydney, go to the bank branch you selected and pick up your bank card.

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You've got a lot to get done before you move. Why not make things easier on yourself? That way you can focus on the NOT so easy parts of your move, like finding a place to live in Sydney.

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