What Will You Do In Australia?

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Australia is one of the continents and becomes the largest countries on the earth. There are many people who like to spend their free time in this country and fill your activity in Sydney. While you are planning to visit this country, you need to know what to do in Australia.

Arrange Well Your Itinerary!

To arrange the itinerary, you should know the top things to do in Australia. These are some top things to do in this lovely country:

Ride Luxury Train

Do you want to ride the luxury train which can across the continent? You can ride this train from Darwin to vice versa or Adelaide. In the journey, you can see that there are unforgettable trains and get through the Red Centre, Katherine Gorge, scorched desert, and the mountains of the Flinders Ranges.

Get to Pinnacles

You can find the Pinnacles Desert on the Turquoise Coast of Western Australia. It is 250 kilometers north of Perth. A desert is a place for ancient limestone pillars which look like the extraterrestrial tombstones. The park itself is fringed by excellent fishing, unique fauna, wildflowers, and secluded white beaches. If you want, you can stay in the fishing village near it.

Sydney Harbor for New Year’s Eve Fireworks

While you are coming to Australia for the long holiday in the New Year, take a look at the New Year’s Eve fireworks in Sydney harbor. It is the best time to see the spectacular fireworks you have ever seen.

There are some vantage points to enjoy the fireworks to suit your budget such as picnic around Sydney’s foreshore, book a waterside hotel room, jump on a boat or ferry cruise, attend many ticketed events and many more.

Cruise the Kimberley

Do you know? Kimberley is one of the last wilderness areas on this world. There are many ways to get this area, but the best way is by cruise ship. You can get close to the complex river systems, lush waterfalls, ochre-colored gorges, secluded beaches, and rocky shores.

Dive in Port Lincoln

Do you wanna get the great adventure to share it with your friends? You can try to dive with the great white sharks around. If you are interested to dive with sharks, you can try the tour with Adventure Bay Charters and Calypso Star Charters for it.

Even if you have no scuba experience, you still have a chance to try it. You can get into a cage and also the air is fed to the cage and you can see the sharks around. If you wish to dive with sharks, the best time to visit between March and August.

Get to the Hot Air Balloon

While you are traveling to Canberra, don’t miss a chance to see Australia’s capital from the height. It is the best place to see the green scenery, interesting sculptures, monuments, architectures, the view of Lake Burley Griffin, and many other things. Then, you can celebrate it at the Park Hyatt Hotel with a glass of champagne.

So, have you scheduled your time to visit all of those places? Don’t miss a great chance to visit them or you can’t get real experience to explore Australia.

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Sydney Opera House, Have You Heard About It?

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While talking about Australia, it is one of the continents and becomes one of the largest countries in the world. It is lying between Indian and Pacific oceans in the Southern Hemisphere. As the other countries do, you know that Australia has its symbol which many people use.

You Have Seen It, Right?

The first time you may keep in mind about Australia is the building near their harbor, isn’t it? Well, that building is called as Sydney Opera House. Perhaps, you might think that what the building is? A huge building near the harbor is absolutely amazing. With its design, it is so easy to remember that the building is located in Australia.

Slight Information of Sydney Opera House

What is it for? It is the venue performing arts center with multifunction which located in Bennelong Point, Sydney. In this 20th century, it becomes the most distinctive and famous buildings. Its architectural style is expressionist.

Do you want to know the architect of this building? He is Jern Utzon, Corporate with Civil & Civic, M.R. Homibrook as main contractors, Ove Arup & Partners as a structural engineer, also the New South Wales Government as the financial support; they started the construction of it. The construction was started on March 1, 1959, and finished in 1973. It was officially opened on October 20, 1973.

Do You Wonder What Inside It?

With those current tenants, do you want to know what is inside of Sydney Opera House? If you see the building from the outside, it looks so huge and has the best architecture. Inside of it, it can be more fabulous than you have ever thought.

As its functions, this venue has multifunction for any performing arts. It has a few performance venues which many tenants can use. They are:

–    Concert Hall

Its venue is a home of Sydney Symphony Orchestra and used by a lot of other concert presenters. Inside this venue, you can see the largest action organ of the mechanical tracker in the world which has more than 10,000 pipes which are owned by the Sydney Opera House Grand Organ.

The seating capacity of this venue is 2,679 seats.

–    Joan Sutherland Theatre

It is a proscenium theatre and the home of The Australian Ballet and Opera Australia. It also was known as Opera Theatre until October 16, 2012.

The seating capacity of this venue is 1,507 seats.

–    Drama theatre

It is a proscenium theatre and used by Sydney Theatre Company and other theatrical and dance presenters.

The seating capacity of this venue is 544 seats.

–    Playhouse

It is an end-stage theatre with the seating capacity is up to 398 seats.

–    Studio

In this venue, you can see that there are 280 permanent seats which can be folded up. Nevertheless, it has a maximum capacity of up to 400 seats. It depends on configuration.

–    Utzon Room

It is a multi small venue for small productions, corporate functions, and parties. In this venue, the seating capacity is up to 210 seats.

–    Recording Studio

–    Outdoor Forecourt

–    Other areas like western and northern foyers

Both areas usually use for occasional performance.

–    Venues

It is usually used for social functions, ceremonies, and conferences.

–    Other facilities like retail outlets, bars, restaurants, and cafes.

Those are the venues and facilities you can find inside it. Can you imagine how big the building is? Even if you are the tourists, you should not worry because there are guided tours which can give you a tour around this building. Thus, you can’t get lost while going around this building. It is so exciting, isn’t it?

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