Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

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Things to do in Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

Located in The Rocks, Sydney's historic heart, this deluxe YHA is close to all the major attractions! Check out the numerous historic pubs within The Rocks. Don't miss the largest Australian beer list in Sydney next door at The Australian Heritage Hotel. Experience the culture at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Theatre Company, Dendy Cinemas, or The Basement for live music. There are also many nearby restaurants and night spots.

At the hostel

$ Hostel Meals

Let us feed you! From Mexican to Italian and all that's in between, we'll serve you a feast and it'll only cost you a penny! See Reception for details

When:
Tues, Fri, Sat
Where:
Roof terrace

FREE Movie Night

Had a big day and just want a cosy night in? Lucky for you Monday night is movie night!

When:
8:00 pm Mondays
Where:
The Lounge

FREE Guided Harbour Walk

Explore the delights of Sydney harbour on this free guided walk.

When:
10:30 am Tuesdays
Where:
Sign up at reception

Free Art Gallery Tour

Join us on Wednesday for a FREE art gallery tour.

When:
9:00 am Wednesday
Where:
Meet at Reception

Free pancakes

Cook your own pancakes for breakfast, served with syrup or lemon and sugar.

When:
7:30 am -10:00 am Wednesdays
Where:
Guest kitchen

FREE Guided beach walk

Enjoy some sun and sand with our scenic Coogee to Bondi guided walk.

When:
10:30 am Thursdays
Where:
Sign up at reception

FREE Wine & Cheese

Enjoy some wine & cheese while admiring the best view in Sydney!

When:
6:00 pm Thursdays
Where:
The Terrace

FREE Historic pub tour

Start your night drinking wine and eating cheese on our famous rooftop before visiting some of Sydney’s oldest pubs on the tour around The Rocks. Drinks at own cost.

When:
7:00 pm Thursdays
Where:
Meet at the rooftop

THE BIG DIG TOUR

Free archaeological tour of Sydney's colonial and convict past

When:
Mondays
Where:
Sign up at reception

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Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb

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Open Top Sightseeing Bus

Save over $20 with this great value package that includes 2 nights at Sydney Harbour YHA and a 24 hour hop-on hop-off double decker sightseeing bus!
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Skydive Sydney

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1 Day Blue Mountains Tour

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FREE things to do in Sydney, The Rocks

  1. Explore The Rocks and its unique history, including a visit to The Rocks Discovery Museum.
  2. Walk across the Harbour Bridge for a panoramic view of our world famous harbour.
  3. Take a harbour-side walk from Millers Point to Woolloomooloo, passing Circular Quay and the Opera House.
  4. Visit the Botanic Gardens for an oasis of greenery and calm on the edge of the bustling city.
  5. Check out the culture and art at the Museum of Contemporary Art or the Art Gallery of NSW.
  6. Combine a visit to busy Darling Harbour with the lively Chinatown area in Haymarket.

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DISCOUNTS IN THIS REGION

Museum of Sydney
Concession entry
YHA members receive concession entry to the ever changing and always fascinating Museum of Sydney. Discover the people, places and cultures that have made Sydney such a cosmopolitan city. Located at Cnr Phillip & Bridge Streets, Sydney (5 minute walk from Circular Quay Station).
  • (02) 9251 5988
Sydney Harbour Bridge Pylon Lookout
$12.50 Entry
YHA members can enjoy spectacular views for only $12.50 and learn the history of Sydney's iconic bridge. Access via the Harbour Bridge pedestrian walkway or 'Bridge Stairs' Cumberland Street, The Rocks.
  • (02) 9241 1893
Sydney Seafood School
25% off
YHA members receive 25% off a fun, hands-on cooking experience at Sydney Seafood School
  • 02 9004 1111
The Rocks Ghost Tours
$5 Off Adult Tickets
YHA members receive $5 off adult tickets (conditions apply). Hear the untold stories of murder, suicide, hangings, hauntings and ghosts as you journey through the narrow lanes and alleyways in Sydney's historic Rocks district. Bookings essential. Tours depart from Cadmans Cottage, corner George & Argyle Streets. Office: 28 Harrington Street, The Rocks.
  • (02) 9241 1283
The Sydney Tower Eye
Adults at kids prices
Adults at Kids Prices! See YHA Travel Desk for Best Deals - general admissions only. The Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck & SKYWALK offers the ultimate view of Sydney and beyond, where visitors where can enjoy a horizon-to-horizon panorama.
  • (1800) 258 693
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