There are 4 airports in Sydney: Kingsford Smith, Sydney Bankstown, Palm Beach SPB, and Rose Bay.
There are 20 airports located near Sydney. The closest are: Canberra, Williamtown, Raglan, Springhill, Moruya, Taree, Mudgee, Maitland, Forster, Belmont, Goulburn, Singleton, Nowra, Scone, Cessnock, Cudal, Cowra, Wollongong, Camden, and Gosford.
There may be a time zone difference between your location and Sydney. Sydney's time zone is GMT +10:00. Current time in Sydney is 01:01.
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The total population of Sydney is 4 390 000 people.
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The history of Sydney is the history of Australia itself. Founded in 1788 as a British penal colony, the city is among Australia’s oldest and today it is certainly among the most famous. With its ideal climate, friendly residents, unique sights, and affluent economy, modern-day Sydney has earned a reputation as one of the most pleasant and livable cities on Earth.
Flights to Sydney are served by Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport, the busiest airport in the country. Sydney Airport is very close to the city (only 9 km), so getting into town is easy and inexpensive. Options include suburban trains, buses, taxis, and rental cars. None of these is terribly difficult to find or navigate.
Getting around Sydney is as easy as any city in the world CityRide trains, a widespread bus system, and a fairly well developed bikeshare program are all good options for getting from place to place. Central Sydney is also extremely compact, so walking is a strong possibility. With 300 sunny days a year mild sea breezes, the weather in Sydney makes getting around on foot especially appealing.
Sydney is known for being an excellent destination for culinary tourism, but it doesn’t have a unique cuisine of its own. The seafood is good hear, but the real Australian dish is, of course, steak. Some of the best steakhouses in the country are in Sydney, and there are a variety of restaurants to suit any budget – be sure not to leave Sydney without trying at least one.