The Domain, Sydney

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Wide open and verdant, The Domain serves as a green oasis amid the urban sprawl that is contemporary Sydney. Enveloping the Royal Botanic Gardens, the park also served as a cricket ground, as well as a location for military and ceremonial events and political gatherings. The Domain provides evocative views of the Sydney skyline, and also marks the spot where Queen Elizabeth II first set foot in Australia. Plan to visit The Domain during your Sydney vacation using our convenient Sydney trip itinerary builder tool .
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  • On the map, it seems that the Domain encompasses the Botanic Garden, and it would be able to flee from this embrace only towards the ocean. Of course, this idea has no basis because of the Botanic Gar...  more »
  • This is a large green space near the city center. It is just across the road from the botanic gardens. It is also near St. Marys on one end and Wooloomolloo on the other end. Lots of joggers and peopl...  more »
  • Royal Botanic Gardens within easy walking from Sydney's landmark Opera House exactly opposite side. Nearby there are barracks and Sydney hospital and NSW Museum of art collection. Here are made of large lawn square, large events are sometimes held. This is the bench too many of the public toilets, take a sightseeing of the city centre a great place.
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  • This is a great space with a wide selection in their permanent collection. They get good temporary exhibits, but it is quite expensive and with only one late night opening, difficult to get to if you work, unless you come in on the weekend. If you are worried about crowds, I've never experienced too many people being in the museum, but I've only been during the week.
  • What a joy to walk through. Well used by office workers for lunchtime sports and just soaking up the sun.
  • Good part of the central parks in Sydney, but not as good as Hyde Park or the Botanical Garden. Close to the art gallery though. Parking garage exists here underground.
  • Nice outdoors venue for music and other events. Has a car park and is near buses. You can also come for a nice day outside in the gardens.
  • Easy access and great weekend all day parking rates in the city close to things to see and do.

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