This natural-history museum, established just 40 years after the First Fleet dropped anchor, has endeavoured to shrug off its...
Fronted by the Pool of Remembrance, this dignified art deco memorial (1934) commemorates the soldiers of the Australia and New Zealand...
Cook & Phillip Park
This Olympic-sized indoor pool has a hydrotherapy area and a gym ($20 including pool use), plus yoga, pilates, a basketball court,...
Bambini Wine Room
Don’t worry, this bar doesn’t sell wine to bambini – it’s a very grown-up, European affair. The tiny dark-wood-panelled room is the...
Located directly across from the Greek consulate in the grand dining room of the Hellenic Club, this wonderful restaurant brings all the...
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Hyde Park information
Formal but much-loved Hyde Park has manicured gardens and a tree-formed tunnel running down its spine which looks particularly pretty at night, illuminated by fairy lights. The park’s northern end is crowned by the richly symbolic art deco Archibald Memorial Fountain , featuring Greek mythological figures, while at the other end is the Anzac Memorial .