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What To Do In Sydney This Weekend?

Experience Tandem Skydiving, Enjoy a Party at Pleasure Playhouse, Buffet at Sydney Tower, Glitter up at Honcho Disko, Take a Sydney Opera House Guided Tour, Get A Lab Experience at Chaos Lab, Experience Axe Throwing, Dine at Sydney’s new alfresco bar and restaurant, Go on Quad Biking and more.

Being the largest city in Australia, there are a lot of things to do in Sydney this weekend to make your evening extra eventful and exciting. Plan a weekend getaway to Sydney and go to one of the world's most famous and unique structures on a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House. For a thrilling end to your week, embark on a 2-hour high-speed whale watching cruise across Sydney Harbor or do tandem skydiving in Wollongong. For an adrenaline-punching experience, throw steel axes in Sydney's brand new axe-treme sports or go on a haunted ghost tour of the city at night. Do not miss the chance to attend a 2 hour weekend lesson on bondi surfing on the beach as well as go on an enthralling 1 hour long hot air balloon ride across the magnificent city.

Spice up your weekend by partying up a storm in an abandoned cinema at Pleasure Playhouse or savour fancy dining at the many alfresco restaurants and bars in the city on a Sunday morning. Enjoy adventurous activities like Quad biking at Port Stephens and solving mysteries at the intricately crafted Escape rooms in the city. If you are wondering what to do in Sydney this weekend, then enjoy a magical open-air movie night at Parramatta for an eventful end to your week.

Here is the list of best things to do in Sydney this weekend:

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$ 420 $ 420 per Adult

Meeting Point: George Hanley Dr &, Cliff Rd, North Wollongong NSW 2500, Australia

Operational Hours: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Activity Duration: 1 Hour (Approx.)

About Skydiving in Sydney:

Get the utmost thrilling experience like never before! Book this Skydiving in Wollongong Sydney and go on an unforgettable skydiving activity in Wollongong, Sydney. Feel your adrenaline pumping as you leap off from a height of 15,000 feet and freefall for around 60 seconds. A team of professional support crew will be there to assist you and ensure your safety. Let your tandem jump master handle the safety gear and release the parachute while you enjoy the spectacular view of Sydney's southern beaches and coastline.

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$ 60 $ 42 per Adult

Explore the Sydney Opera House, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with over 1800 annual performances, on a guided tour. Learn about its history and anecdotes, and have an interactive experience with digital exhibits.

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€ 40 € 30 per Adult

Duration: 1 hour (approx.)

Starting Timing: 12:30 PM

Location: 19 McCauley St, Alexandria NSW 2015, Australia

About Axe Throwing Experience in Sydney:

Experience the thrill while indulging in an axe throwing session in Sydney with this package. Have a fun time at Sydney's newest extreme sports attraction where you will get to throw the axes on the target, but, only after a training session. this training session will be done by a professional instructor who will guide you throughout your experience.

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₹ 2,877 ₹ 2,014 per Adult

Activity Duration: 1.5 hours (Approx.)

Activity Timings: Thursdays to Saturdays

Activity Location: Sydney, Australia

Head back to the petrifying medieval times when prisoners and former convicts ran amok and executions happened in common places. The streets were ruled by the Rocks Push Gang and slums were overrun with mass burial pits. Stroll around the streets of Sydney as the guide narrates to you the old times and their daunting tales.

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$ 100 $ 64 per Adult

Meeting Location: Quay, Wharf 6, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Operational Timings:

  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Activity Duration: 2 Hours (Approx.)

About Whale Watching Cruise Sydney:

Have you always loved watching whales dive on the TV? Now you can get a real-time experience of whale watching in Sydney during their migratory seasons. Book this exciting package and get a 95% chance to witness the orca, minke, and humpback whales. Watch them swim past your boat and capture them dive. Feel rejoiced with this amazing Whale Watching Cruise Sydney on a high-speed boat.

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₹ 4,407 ₹ 2,644 per Adult

Duration: 50 minutes - 1 hour (approx.)

Timings: 10:00 AM - 09:00 PM

Location: 5/393 George St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

About Virtual Reality Escape Room Experience, Sydney:

Spend some quality time with your friends and enter the Virtual Reality Escape Room Experience.

Enjoy a thrilling session in the escape room of the attraction and have a fun time while indulging in various exciting activities.

Challenge your friends while solving some puzzles, and beat them in different virtual games here. Click some memorable pictures and have a fun time with your loved ones.

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₹ 9,878 ₹ 6,421 per Adult

Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

Timings: 1:00 PM / 2:00 PM

Location: 128 Ramsgate Ave, North Bondi

About Bondi Surf Lesson:

Enjoy a 2-hours surfing session on one of the best beaches in Australia and make this an adventurous experience for yourself. You will be accompanied by a professional and friendly instructor who will teach you from scratch to surf. Analyze the waves and embark on this adventurous journey with your friends.

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₹ 29,681 ₹ 17,215 per Adult

Activity Location: Camden Valley Inn, 290 Remembrance Drive, Cawdor, NSW 2570

Activity Time: Flights depart daily at dawn

Note: The operator will call you to confirm the flight departure time the night prior to your scheduled departure date

Activity Duration (Flight+Breakfast): 4 hours (approx.)

About Camden Valley Hot Air Balloon:

Enjoy the bird's eye view from a height of 2000 feet above the ground as you go Hot Air Ballooning in the historic town of Camden, where the very first commercial balloon flight took place.

Soak in the delightful scenes of sunrise as your rise above the clouds overlooking lush green landscapes of the Macarthur region with a professional pilot and the crew. Enjoy the delicious gourmet breakfast, get photographed during the flight, and get a chance to assist in pre-flight setup and post-flight pack down.

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Dinner at Sydney Tower- Revolving Restaurant

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Located in the center of Sydney, the Sydney tower Revolving offers exquisite meals and a 360 degree panoramic view of Sydney and its magnificent harbor area.

Enjoy seafood, Australian barbecue, foreign cuisine, and other buffet-style meals for 1.5 hours of adequate dining time. You can take in the entire panorama of Sydney while eating because the seating area rotates every 70 minutes.

Location: Westfield Sydney

1. From 12 pm to 2 pm and 5 pm to 10:30 pm on Sunday -Thursday.
2. From 12 pm to 2 pm and 5 pm to 9 pm on Friday and Saturday

Quad Biking Experience at Port Stephens

One of the most exhilarating things to do in Sydney this weekend is having an adventurous Quad biking experience in Port Stephens. Explore ancient sites and learn about the culture as well as traditional foods on a cultural tour aboard the quad bike. Riding a quad bike through the desert wilderness from bush to beach and taking in the breathtaking vistas of the sweeping shoreline will get your heart racing.

Location: 2130 Nelson Bay Rd, Williamtown NSW 2318, Australia

Timings: Open everyday from 8 am to 6 pm

Also Checkout: Gold Coast Beaches

Book Now: Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast

Get A Lab Experience at Chaos Lab

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Visit Chaos Lab, a hands-on lab where creativity and insanity collide. Discover the several chambers created just for kids to let their imaginations run wild with a ball pit, mirror maze, slime, neon colors, and many other surprises. The location is divided into a number of rooms and stations, each of which offers a different journey in the form of slime, ball pits, graffiti, and mirror mazes.

If you are thinking of what to do in Sydney this weekend with your family, then visit Chaos lab for a fun day with your little ones.

Location: Harbourside 2, 10 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Timings: On Thursdays and Fridays from 2 pm to 8 pm and on Saturdays from 10 am to 8 pm. On Sundays from 10 am to 6 pm

Also Checkout: Gold Coast Cruises

Book Now: Tree Top Challenge Mount Tamborine

Dine at Sydney’s New Alfresco Bar and Restaurant

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Among the best things to do in Sydney this weekend is dining at Sydney’s numerous alfresco bars and restaurants. One such is Cafe Sydney, located atop the Customs House at Circular Quay boasting panoramic views of Sydney’s beautiful harbor.

If you are wondering what to do in Sydney this weekend, then visit the iconic dining destination, serving excellent food, an innovative wine list and the best hospitality to its customers.

Location: Level 5 Customs House, 31 Alfred St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Timings: Open everyday from 12 pm to 10:30 pm except Sunday. On sunday, open from 12 pm to 4 pm

Also Checkout: Museums In Sydney

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Enjoy an Open-Air Movie Night in Parramatta

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If you are looking for what to do in Sydney this weekend, then indulge in a fun and entertaining open-air movie night in Parramatta. Among one of the most amazing things to do in Sydney this weekend with friends and family, you will enjoy live music and garden games in addition to rambling entertainment.

You will also find a lot of food trucks on site, so simply bring your blanket and your companions to enjoy the magical evening under the stars.

Location: Numerous locations in Parramatta

Also Checkout: Indoor Activities Sydney

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Glitter up at Honcho Disko

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You might want to check out the wonders of Sydney's shiniest party gods, also known as Honcho Disko. If you enjoy huge, fanciful, and queer-friendly parties then, visit  Honcho Disco, well known for their colourful self-expression, uninhibited creativity, and extremely good times.

With monthly outrageously themed parties taking place in the Imperial's spacious inner basement, this safe LGBTQIA+ party environment is sure to give you a night full of celebration and fun.

Location: 35 Erskineville Rd, Erskineville NSW 2043, Australia

Timings: From 10 pm to 4 am on the first Saturday of each month

Also Checkout: Best Things To Do In Australia

Book Now: Skydiving in New Castle

Enjoy a Party at Pleasure Playhouse

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One of the most fun things to do in Sydney this weekend is having a grand party at the abandoned cinema of Pleasure Playhouse. At the six weeks long art and music festival, you can catch a full house live band performance, cabaret shows, pop-up Yum Cha as well as LGBTQIA+ and body positivity parties.

See the Arthouse movie shows along with natural wines from P & V and food from Biang Biang at one of the wildest nights in Pleasure Playhouse.

6 Harbor St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

A 6 weeks long music and art festival

Also Checkout: Places To Visit In Australia

Book Now: Sydney Tower Eye Tickets

People Also Ask About Sydney

  1. Which are the best attractions to explore in Sydney this weekend?

    1. Go on a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House
    2. Grab the Sydney Tower Eye tickets
    3. Visit the SEA Life Aquarium
    4. Explore the Sydney Taronga zoo
  2. Which are the popular beaches in Sydney?

    1. Bondi beach
    2. Coogee Beach
    3. Manly beach
    4. Cronulla beach
    5. Palm beach
  3. What are the best things to do in Sydney in winters?

    1. Attend the Sydney light and Art festival
    2. Go on a whale watching tour
    3. Enjoy at Bondi Winter magic
    4. Visit Luna Park
  4. What is the best time to visit Sydney?

    From September through November is the ideal season to visit Sydney because the weather is dry and ideal for sightseeing and outdoor activities. Along with locating less crowded locations, you can benefit from comparatively low travel costs.
  5. How to reach Sydney?

    1. By Air: The busiest international airport in Australia is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. You can take a taxi, a suburban train, a local bus, or a shuttle bus from the airport to get to your location in Sydney.
    2. By Bus: PBuses operated by the government and the private sector connect Sydney, New South Wales to other parts of the country. Most of the buses arrive at Sydney Coach Terminal.
    3. By Train: Sydney is well connected by rail to Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. There are railway links between New South Wales and Perth, Alice Springs and Adelaide as well.
    4. By car: Sydney has excellent road connections to neighboring cities. The roads are excellent, and renting a car or motorcycle is simple.
  6. How many days do we need in Sydney?

    3-4 days is the ideal amount of time to spend in Sydney. During this amount of time, you can explore the many attractions within the city limits as well as tour other suburbs like Newtown and Manly. You may plan your visit during a long weekend to enjoy the various things to do in Sydney this weekend when wondering what to do in Sydney this weekend.
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