Sydney, Australia’s most popular city, offers an international and cosmopolitan lifestyle. From its iconic sights such as the Sydney Opera House, to its numerous arts and music festivals or the beautiful surf beaches, Sydney has something to please everyone. The city is also well-known for its vibrant events and attractions such as the New Years Eve Fireworks, the famous Taronga Zoo or the annual Vivid Light Festival. Some of the most famous coastal beaches including Bondi, Manly and Coogee, are located within an hour from the city centre. With so many events to attend and attractions to discover, there is never a dull moment in Sydney!
A proof of age card or NSW Photo Card is for young people over the age of 18 and it is an ideal form of photo identification for students who do not want to carry their passport with them. It shows who you are and gives you access to open bank accounts or to enter licensed premises.
Pitt Street Mall is located between Market Street and King Street and it is Australia’s busiest and most cosmopolitan shopping precinct boasting retail centres Myer, David Jones, Glasshouse, Sydney Arcade, Westfield Sydney, Mid City Shopping Centre and more than 600 specialty stores.
The Sydney Harbour Bridge is a world-renowned symbol of Australia positioned across Sydney’s breathtaking natural harbour. Harbour Bridge Climb offers you the chance to reach the summit of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, 134m above sea level, right in the heart of Sydney Harbour for an uninterrupted panorama of the city and surrounds.
The Sydney Opera House is Australia’s most recognisable building and it is an icon of Australia’s creative and technical achievement. It is a national cultural centre that has gained widespread recognition and respect as a performing arts venue, and includes a concert hall, opera and drama theatres, a playhouse and a studio.
There are several options close to the Langports Sydney Campus within 5-10 minutes walking distance. The closest Medical Centre is located on 50 Union St, Pyrmont NSW 2009. It is open Monday – Wednesday 8am – 5pm, Thursday & Friday 8am – 5.30pm and weekends 2pm – 7pm.
T: 02 8999 0550
The closest Post Office to the Langports Sydney Campus is located on 183-187 Harris St, Pyrmont and they open 9.00 am to 5.00 pm from Monday to Friday.
The Royal Botanic Gardens is located just a short walk around the water’s edge from the Sydney Opera House and it is one of the most visited places in Sydney.
Aboriginal Heritage Tours run at 10am on Fridays and free guided walks depart daily at 10:30am from the Garden Shop.
Harbourside is located on the water’s edge of Darling Harbour and it offers more than 24 bars and restaurants, state-of-the-art entertainment venues and magnificent waterfront views.
Harbourside is a great spot for sharing a meal with friends.
Manly is just fifteen minutes from the Sydney CBD by ferry and offers many activities to enjoy like exploring the SEA LIFE Sanctuary, walking through elevated bushlands at North Head, wandering on the scenic walk from Manly to Spit Bridge and shopping at the weekend markets.
Bondi Beach is one of Australia’s most famous beaches and the beach is roughly a kilometre long.
Bondi is worldwide known as one of the best surfing spots in the world; however there is plenty to do beyond the surf! Fine dining, open air cinema, the famous coastal walk to Coogee and Flickerfest short film festival can all be experienced in Bondi.
Sydney Aquarium is one of the world’s largest aquariums and it is situated in Darling Harbour the aquarium houses over 13,000 animals from over 700 species of Australian sea life and water dependent mammals.
It is open from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm 365 days a year.
One of Sydney’s most famous attractions, the award-winning Taronga Zoo is home to over 4,000 animals, including Australian native wildlife, as well as rare and endangered exotic animals. Overlooking the magnificent Sydney Harbour, Taronga Zoo is just 12 minutes from the city by ferry.
Circular Quay is central to Sydney’s major attractions such as The Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. There are many talented buskers and street entertainers delighting passers-by. The area also offers a selection of dining options as well as centres for tour bookings, day trips and harbour cruises.
From Chinatown to Circular Quay, Sydney Central is filled with things to do, places to visit and see.
The city’s underground railway makes it easy to get around, with shopping, restaurants, cafe’s, bars, clubs, lots of attractions and sightseeing.
You can find museums including Hyde Park Barracks and The Art Gallery of NSW nearby.
The Sydney Light Rail is a modern tram service, currently has one line between Central station and Dulwich Hill. The line is divided into two Zones, with Zone 1 from Central Station to Convention and Zone 2 from Pyrmont Bay to Lilyfield. All up, a trip from end to end takes approximately 25 minutes. It is the closest tram stop to Langports.
Sydney Town Hall is a major landmark in the heart of the city and is the largest 19th-Century civic building in Australia.
It stands opposite the Queen Victoria Building and alongside St Andrew’s Cathedral and the steps of the Town Hall are a popular meeting place!
Backpackers World Travel is a travel agency with stores Australia-wide and offer bookings and sales for activities, accommodation and transport. The closest store to Langports Sydney is located at 812 George Street, Sydney.
You can buy or top up your Opal Card at IGA, Australia’s popular convenience store. The closest IGA to Langports Sydney is located at 1-29 Bunn St, Pyrmont.
Langports Sydney is located a 3 level newly refurbished heritage building specifically designed to be the perfect place to learn. We are in the vibrant centre of Darling Harbour, one of Sydney’s largest dining, shopping and entertainment precincts. Our campus is easily accessible by all public transport and is only a 10 minute walk to Sydney’s city centre. You will love going for a walk along Cockle Bay in Darling Harbour, stop for a coffee or even spend your afternoon with the amazing sea life at the Sydney Aquarium located just across the bay from Langports. Langports Sydney contributes 100% of its profits to helping disadvantaged children through The Langports Foundation.