Visitor’s guide to Sydney

Two visitors speak with local guides

Get to know Sydney with our visitor information service at Customs House, or chat to one of our visitor ambassadors in The Rocks and Circular Quay.

Walking tours

Sydney’s art, architecture, history and culture in your pocket.

Download Sydney Culture Walks for Apple and Android phones.

Find over 400 places or be guided on our curated walking tours.

Sydney’s public transport network features trains, light rail, buses and ferries.

Transport for NSW manages public transport. Plan your trip.

Opal is the smartcard ticketing system used to pay for travel on public transport in Sydney. How to get an Opal card.

Privately operated light rail lines, airport links, sightseeing buses and taxis complement the public network.

We regulate on-street parking. When it’s an option, active transport is encouraged. Walking and cycling are a great way to experience our city.

For up-to-the-minute traffic information, visit Live Traffic NSW.

Make the most of your stay

Our libraries, parks, swimming pools, community centres, gyms and other facilities are available for everyone to enjoy.