Bondi Beach (Sydney) – this is a popular beach located just 7 km east of downtown Sydney. This is a popular beach for both swimmers and surfers. For tourists and others who want to learn how to surf, there’s “Let’s Go Surfing” (LGS) surf school on the premises. Protected areas make it easy for novices […]
Westfield Sydney (450 George Street, Sydney) – this upscale shopping mall was once known as Westfield Centrepoint, and is located beneath the Sydney Tower at the city’s central business district. It has a large selection of major international retailers, such as: Bottega Veneta, Calvin Klein, Chanel, DKNY Jeans, Diane von Furstenberg, Ermenegildo Zegna, Esprit, Gap, […]
Westfield Parramatta (159-175 Church Street, Parramatta, NSW) – this shopping center is located in a suburb west of Sydney, known as Parramatta, and has as many as 500 shops (mainly local and regional retailers).
Queen Victoria Building (455 George Street, Sydney) – this indoor shopping center, now affectionately known as the QVB, was designed by George McRae and completed in 1898, replacing the original Sydney markets on the site. Originally, a concert hall, coffee shops, offices, showrooms, warehouses and a wide variety of tradespeople, such as tailors, mercers, hairdressers […]
Pitt Street Mall (between King and Market Streets, City Center, Sydney) – this is a pedestrian-only shopping strip that has a variety of retails (located within Sydney’s central business district). Located between Market and King Streets, it’s a two-block area that has a number of flagship stores and as many as 600 specialty stores. Major […]
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre (Hooker Blvd., Broadbeach, Queensland) – this Gold Coast area shopping mall has over 200 retailers, including Kmart, Target, Coles, Toys R’ Us, Billabong, Crocs, Esprit, Florsheim, Footlocker, Quiksilver, and others.
Harbourside Shopping Centre (2-10 Darling Drive, Darling Harbour, Sydney) – located on the waters edge of Darling Harbour, only a short walk from Sydney’s CBD and with magnificent views of the city’s skyline, Harbourside offers a unique dining, leisure and shopping experience. Harbourside is home to a wonderful array of restaurants, cafes and bars catering […]
Centro Surfers Paradise (2 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Queensland) – this touristy shopping center is located opposite Surfers Paradise Beach. There are over 100 specialty shops, along with an alfresco dining area, and entertainment options. There’s even a Woolworths supermarket and an Australia Post retail centre
Broadway Shopping Centre (1 Bay Street, Broadway, Sydney) – this shopping center, located in the heart of Sydney, opened in 1998 (within a historic building that was built in the 1920s and was the original home of the Grace Bros. department store). There are currently over 100 retailers, including Kmart, Target, Coles, Athelete’s Foot, French […]
Birkenhead Point (Roseby Street, near the Iron Cove Bridge Drummoyne, Sydney) – this shopping center has over 120 stores (including international retailers like Hugo Boss, Oroton, Ralph Lauren, Nike, Alannah Hill, Calvin Klein Jeans, Tommy Hilfiger, Asics, Marcs, Camper, Crocs, Esprit, French Connection, Fila, Lee Wrangler, Merrell, Nike, Nine West, Ralph Lauren, and Steve Madden). […]