1. First off, if you're up for some bush bashing, pack a picnic and spend the day at Wattamolla National Park. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @kelstarrr81 / Via instagram.com With both a waterfall and a beach, it's quite literally the best of both worlds. 2. If you're looking to feed your ~intellectual~ side, spend a day browsing books at the Green Square Library in Zetland. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @shanelography / Via instagram.com Normally, I'm a big advocate of buying books (I'm selfish, I know), but the beauty of this library makes me rethink my outlook on borrowing. 3. If you're wanting to venture out of the city, rent a car and head down the south coast. View this photo on Instagram instagram: @patpangilinan / Via instagram.com Spend as much, or as little, time as you like exploring the tiny towns and fabulous beaches of the south coast. Make sure you grab some doughnuts in Berry and dip your toes into the water of Hyams Beach in Jervis Bay. 4. If you're excited to learn something new, you can sign up for some pottery classes at the aptly named The Pottery Shed. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @joysies / Via instagram.com Just think, if you're really good at it, you might be able to create Christmas presents instead of buying them. 5. If you're feeling more than a little bit peckish, feast on a platter from Platform Eighty-Two in Concord West. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @issac_eatsalot / Via instagram.com Turn eating brunch from a pleasant occasion to an absolute challenge — one that we love! 6. If you want to be wowed by the universe, head to the Sydney Observatory and do a night-time tour. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @eventbirdie / Via instagram.com Perfect for either a romantic date night, or just a cool way to pass an evening with friends. 7. If you're looking for a new fishy friend, grab some snorkels and take a dive around Clovelly. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @jamesballteam / Via instagram.com 🎶I want to be, where the mermaids are...🎶 8. If you're wanting to unleash your creative side, take a bottle and some cheese to Cork & Canvas on Oxford Street. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @caitchander / Via instagram.com They supply the model and the brushes, you just have to BYO wine and talent. 9. If you love day drinking more than anything, book a bottomless bellini session at The Winery for bangin' food and ample booze. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @emmalouisewilso / Via instagram.com Plus, eating and drinking at some place called The Winery automatically makes you feel schmanzy. 10. If you're looking to save on some cash, round up your friends, buy some cheese and crackers and go for a picnic in the Botanical Gardens. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @jazzme_ / Via instagram.com Enjoy some wholesome good vibes out under the summer sun. 11. If you're a movie fan, catch a summer flick at Westpac's Open Air Cinema looking over Circular Quay. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @westpacopenair / Via instagram.com What's better than snuggling up with a blanket and a film with the Opera House smiling at you in the background?The program starts in January 2020, but tickets are available to buy from December. 12. If you're looking to get back to your mermaid roots, rent a car and travel to the Figure Eight Pools. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @abenteuervanlife / Via instagram.com Do your research for this one folks — walking along the rocks can be dangerous at high tide. 13. If you're seeking a little bit of a thrill, try out Oz Jet Boating and prepare yourself to get wet. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @ozjetboatingsydney / Via instagram.com Who doesn't love wheeling around Circular Quay, screaming your head off while tourists stare? 14. If you want to return to your childhood, head to Skyzone in Alexandria and jump like Kangaroo Jack. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @scarlettdance_ / Via instagram.com Seriously, the world would be a better place if people just went for a bounce every now and again. 15. If you feel like you want to stretch your legs a bit, try out Sydney's Indoor Climbing Gym in St Peters. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @cuppa_t_ / Via instagram.com Not only does it have your normal rock climbing gear, they've also got bouldering — climbing without ropes — which is equal parts terrifying and exhilarating. 16. If you want to impress your friends and get a little tipsy at the same time, book a Cocktail Master Class at Li'l Darling in Surry Hills. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @lildarlinbar / Via instagram.com Everyone looks better behind a bar, shaking a cocktail. Trust me, it's science. 17. And finally, if you're with a bunch of non-committal friends who don't know what they want to do, taking a stroll through The Rock's Markets is always a nice time. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @holidayinnoldsydney / Via instagram.com Being bored in Sydney is only a state of mind.