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  Sydney - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sydney is a significant global and domestic tourist destination and is regularly declared to be one of the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world, admired for its harbour, beautiful coastline, warm and pleasant climate and cosmopolitan culture.
Sydney is located in a coastal basin between the Pacific Ocean to the east and the Blue Mountains to the west.
Sydney occupies two geographical regions: the Cumberland Plain, a relatively flat or rolling region lying to the south and west of the harbour, and the Hornsby Plateau, a plateau north of the harbour, up to 200 m in elevation, dissected by forested valleys.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sydney   (2920 words)

  
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Sydney is the capital city of the state of New South Wales in Australia, and Australia's largest and oldest city.
Sydney is located between the Pacific Ocean to the east and the Blue Mountains to the west.
Although Sydney does not suffer from cyclones, and the earthquake risk is considered very low, some areas of Sydney have experienced bushfires (forest fires), including ones in 1994 and 2002.
www.informationgenius.com /encyclopedia/s/sy/sydney.html   (813 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Sydney, city, Australia, Australia & New Zealand (Australian And New Zealand Political Geography) - ...
Sydney is Australia's largest city, chief port, and main cultural and industrial center.
Its main exports are wool, wheat, flour, sheepskins, and meat; the chief imports are petroleum, coal, timber, and sugar.
In the city are the Univ. of Sydney (1850), Macquarie Univ. (1964), and the Univ. of New South Wales (1949).
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/SydneyAus.html   (382 words)

  
 Sydney Australia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Palm Beach is the most northerly of Sydney's beaches and is perhaps most famous for being the location of the Australian TV soap opera "Home and Away".
Sydney can be thankful for The Royal Botanic Gardens and the Domain as their size and location provides the perfect respite from the busy city.
Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith), has both international and domestic terminals and is around 10km (6 miles) south of the city on Botany Bay (see map).
www.auinfo.com /sydney.htm   (833 words)

  
 Blue Mountains Travel information, Sydney, Australia - NSW Region - Sydney Visitors Bureau
The 'mountains', as they are commonly called, stood between the still fledgling settlement at Sydney and the agricultural and grazing country to the west.
The settlement of the western slopes and plains established Australia's fine wool and wheat industries, which created great wealth and are still very important export industries.
Australia led the world in the development of the Merino sheep, imported from South Africa.
www.sydney.visitorsbureau.com.au /page2-12.html   (2483 words)

  
 Sydney Australia Tourism
Brash and beautiful, Sydney sits nestled in the sandstone cliffs overlooking Sydney Harbor, basking in its role as a gateway for travelers, a mecca of culture and a playground for tourists and its 5 million residents alike.
Though the region was populated for 100,000 years by the Aborigines, captain Arthur Phillips sailed his First Fleet into Sydney Cove in 1788, bearing nearly 1,000 exiled convicts from British prisons.
Vast and blue, Sydney Harbour is truly the city's jewel, crowned by the Sydney Opera House.
sydney-australia.111reservations.com   (358 words)

  
 Sydney - There's no place in the world like Sydney
Sydney is the perfect holiday destination for everyone - singles, couples and family.
Whatever time of the year, Sydney offers a mind-boggling choice when it comes to shopping, dining, clubbing and tourist attractions.
It's no wonder Sydney has been voted "World's Best City" for the record ninth time by leading US travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler.
www.sydney.com.sg   (188 words)

  
 Sydney Accommodation Listing - sydney-hotels.net We know where to stay.
When you travel to Sydney, staying at Bondi Beach Homestay B&B in Sydney is like staying with friends, only better.
Sydney Hotel Stellar is perfectly located in the heart of Sydney, providing the perfect haven for business or pleasure.
Sydney from luxury coach and cruising the harbour whilst enjoying lunch.
www.sydney-hotels.net   (570 words)

  
 Sydney city guide, Australia - Time Out Travel
Sydney may not be the capital (that’s Canberra), but it is the glitzy party-loving heart of modern Australia and the country’s biggest metropolis with a population of just over four million.
The traditional owners of the Sydney City Region were (and for many still are)...
Multicultural, laid-back and hedonistic, sun-kissed Sydney has got the lot: a stunning natural setting, a perfect climate and a staggering array of attractions, from the world-famous Opera House to the...
www.timeout.com /sydney   (214 words)

  
 Sydney Australia - Guide for Sydney Tours, Hotels and Attractions
The Sydney tours like the Hunter Valley Wine Tour and Blue Mountains Tour are very popular and should not be missed.
A Sydney Harbour Cruise is another way of enjoying this beautiful harbour and city.
See and discover what Sydney Australia has to offer and enjoy all these amazing Sydney tours while you are here.
www.sydneyguide.net.au   (249 words)

  
 Australia Economy
SYDNEY, Australia -- TV broadcaster Seven Network Ltd. launched a landmark 1 billion Australian dollar ($775 million) lawsuit Monday against the Australian subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and other to...
SYDNEY, Australia - TV broadcaster Seven Network Ltd. launched a landmark 1 billion Australian dollar ($775 million) lawsuit Monday against the Australian subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Co...
SYDNEY, Australia - TV broadcaster Seven Network Ltd. launched a landmark 1 billion Australian dollar ($775 million) lawsuit Monday against the Australian subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and other top...
archive.wn.com /2005/09/12/1400/australiaeconomy   (696 words)

  
 Sydney's best backpacker hostel accommodation - V Backpackers
V Backpackers is a groovy, edgy and funky place to stay for backpackers from all over the world.
Located in Sydney's Kings Cross we are just minutes from all of the major attractions.
While you are in Sydney take advantage of our many services to the traveller including trip planning, job hunting and organised activities.
www.vbackpackers.com   (193 words)

  
 Sydney Australia - What's On In Sydney - Events, Attractions...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sydney is one of the few places in the world where you can get to fly in a genuine fighter jet.
Situated on a breath taking harbour, Sydney is one of the world's most attractive and exciting cities.
Further a field, experience the famous Manly and Northern Beaches, the world heritage Blue Mountains, and the natural wonders of the Scenic Central Coast and wineries of the Hunter Valley.
www.whats-on-in-sydney.com.au   (155 words)

  
 Tourism Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
You are about to discover that the experience of a different light goes beyond things you see.
Australia's not a place where you stand on the sidelines and simply watch - dive on in.
Details regarding this advertising can be obtained by calling the Tourist Australia on +61 2 9360 1111.
www.australia.com   (193 words)

  
 Tandem Skydive Sydney
Sydney Skydivers is the only self contained, purpose built Skydiving Centre in Sydney and the shortest drive by car in Sydney.
Sydney Skydivers have a Sydney City departure lounge to cater for backpackers and tourists.
It is located in the heart of the sydney city CBD at 77 Wentworth Ave.
www.sydneyskydivers.com.au   (531 words)

  
 Sydney Hotels : Park Hyatt Sydney : Australia : Hotel Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Park Hyatt Sydney continues to receive many awards and accolades both locally and internationally, recognising the hotel as one of the best in the world.
Park Hyatt Sydney offers a sanctuary of privacy and refined unobtrusive service with most of the hotel’s 158 guestrooms enjoying private balconies with views overlooking Sydney’s spectacular harbour, Opera House and/or Harbour Bridge.
Park Hyatt Sydney has two bars, harbourbar, known as much for its fabulous Sydney views as it is for its martinis, champagnes and boutique beers on tap as well as the hotel's more traditional Club Bar offering a warm atmosphere with an open fire, cognacs, whiskies and a Cuban cigar humidor.
sydney.park.hyatt.com   (374 words)

  
 Australia Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Scattered along the coasts, its cities blend a European enthusiasm for art and food with a laid-back love of sport and the outdoors.
Visitors expecting to see an opera in Sydney one night and meet Crocodile Dundee the next will have to re-think their grasp of geography in this huge country.
It is this sheer vastness that gives Australia - and its diverse population - much of its character.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/pacific/australia   (266 words)

  
 Sydney, New South Wales Forecast : Weather Underground   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sydney, New South Wales Forecast : Weather Underground
Gymea Bay South of Sydney near Royal National Park, Sydney
Historical Data and Charts — Live Weather Sydney AU
www.wunderground.com /global/stations/94767.html   (315 words)

  
 Sydney Hotels & Accommodation - Vacation reservations - Tourism information Australia - Sydney Visitors Bureau
Sydney is a rare jewel - sparkling both day and night - and the city reflects the Australian personality - a bit brash, a bit cheeky but warm, outgoing and friendly.
We specialise in constructing tailor-made itineraries for you that allow you to discover all that Sydney and her surrounds have to offer.
When you visit, we guarantee you will be welcomed by warm hospitality and enchanted by the wonderful array of things to see, do and enjoy in our part of the world.
www.sydney.visitorsbureau.com.au   (404 words)

  
 sydney indymedia - news   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Australia, with its history of penal colonies, racism and detention centers, is now set to become a police state.
As Australia’s uranium industry looks to expansion and the nuclear power debate ricochets around par...
All opinions are those of the people contributing to the site; sydney indymedia doesn't necessarily agree with them.
sydney.indymedia.org   (1529 words)

  
 Church of Scientology Sydney, Australia
The word itself means “the study of knowledge or truth.” It offers wisdom you study and then learn to use in your own life to increase your happiness and prosperity.
They are actively applying what they know from their Scientology courses to address and solve society’s trouble spots of faltering education, widespread drug abuse and criminality.
From food drives to assisting the needy, to safeguarding and improving the environment with park and beach clean-up activities, Sydney Scientologists care for their community.
www.scientology-sydney.org   (388 words)

  
 Manly Sydney Australia
Sydney's seaside resort is full of attractions and exciting activities.
Situated seven miles north-east of Sydney on the lower Northern Beaches, Manly was named by Captain Arthur Phillip after his encounter with the confident and manly Aboriginal people of the Kay-ye-my clan who lived here.
Surrounded on three sides by water, Manly is the perfect destination to enjoy both the habour and the 18 ocean beaches, coves and inlets to swim, sail and surf.
www.manlyweb.com.au   (222 words)

  
 SKYCAM - INDEX: Aerial photography of Sydney Gosford Newcastle Wollongong Blue Mts NSW ACT VIC TAS SA WA NT QLD ...
Aerial photography of Australia based in Sydney NSW and operating throughout New South Wales with agents in Victoria, Queensland, Northern Territory, Western Australia, South Australia, Tasmania, ACT.
Get free on-line aerial views, thumbnails and free PC wallpapers of Australian cities of Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne with country towns, beaches, mountains, the bush and the outback of Australia.
Skycam documented the Sydney 2000 Olympic Venues and continues to record NSW freeway and road construction.
www.skycam.com.au   (274 words)

  
 Study Abroad Programs in Sydney, Australia - CEA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sydney is a vibrant cosmopolitan city built around one of the world’s most spectacular harbors.
Known for its sunny weather and beautiful beaches, Sydney is the perfect choice for a student looking to take advantage of some fresh air and serious sunshine while spending a year or semester abroad in Australia. CEA offers semester and year study abroad programs in Sydney, Australia.  Study in Sydney…
Cultural Experiences Abroad (CEA) provides study abroad programs in Argentina, Australia, Costa Rica, England, France, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, and Spain for U.S. and Canadian college students.
www.gowithcea.com /programs/australia/sydney.html   (285 words)

  
 The Sydney Morning Herald: national, world, business, entertainment, sport and technology news from Australia's leading ...
The Sydney Morning Herald: national, world, business, entertainment, sport and technology news from Australia's leading newspaper.
Sydney buskers, Aussie films and why the ABC is a disgrace.
Sydney is to get a $4.5m state-of-the-art police forensic centre.
www.smh.com.au   (718 words)

  
 Sydney Backpackers Hostel Accommodation, Pink House Kings X
Sydney Backpackers Hostel Accommodation, Pink House Kings X
Jobs are available to guests staying 28 days or more and sometimes to short term guests.
Long stay Sydney backpackers, ask about special dorm rates, work opportunities and fun times at the hostel.
www.pinkhouse.com.au   (102 words)

  
 Accommodation, Bondi Beach, Sculpture By The Sea, Sydney Australia. Friendly B&B.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Friendly B&B. Stylish and comfortable Sydney bed and breakfast accommodation at Bondi Beach, the city beach of Sydney.
With the beach so close, Sydney Bondi Beach Homestay B&:B is the perfect for walks, swimming and discovering the nearby ocean cliffs.
Bondi Beach Homestay BandB is also conveniently located to Sydney airport and to the centre of Sydney.
www.bondibeachhomestay.com.au   (429 words)

  
 Kings Cross Online - Sydney Australia Hotspot
Kings Cross Online is your guide to Sydney, Australia's officially most popular postcode - all the hot nightspots, adult entertainment, tips on backpacking, restaurants and services.
Unprecedented development has made Kings Cross 2011 Australia's most densely populated postcode, and the trend is set to continue.
Kings Cross also has one of the most transient populations in Sydney, with 48.9 percent of locals having a different address 5 years earlier.
www.kxol.com.au   (528 words)

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