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Here Is The Ultimate Sydney Summer Checklist

Time to turn off Netflix and enjoy the good weather.

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    Swim at a surf beach
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    Swim at a harbour beach
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    Drink rosé outdoors
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    Day trip to the Royal National Park
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    Eat fish 'n' chips at the beach
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    Have a Saturday arvo picnic
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    Do the Bondi to Bronte or Spit to Manly walk
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    Have a hungover yum cha feast
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    Try every limited edition flavour at Messina
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    Make the trek to the northern beaches
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    Then make the trek down to Cronulla
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    Get a ferry to one of the islands in the harbour
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    Splurge on an overpriced acai bowl
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    See a film at an outdoor cinema
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    Picnic in the Botanic Gardens with those amazing harbour views
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    Spend a day soaking up the aircon at a Westfield
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    Make like a British tourist and hang out at Icebergs
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    Visit the Chinese Gardens at Darling Harbour
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    Take a surf lesson at Maroubra
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    Or just watch the surfers at Tamarama
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    Ride the Luna Park Ferris wheel for the best harbour views
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    Take the ferry out all the way to Parramatta
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    Get a whole tray of mangoes from Harris Farm
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    See live music at The Enmore
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    Wake up early to see the sun rise over the ocean
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    Spend a day at the Museum of Contemporary Art
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    Eat and BYO wine at Spice Alley
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    Explore Wendy's Secret Garden
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    Spend a day shopping or eating at the markets
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    Then check out Chinatown's night markets
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    Bar crawl around the city's rooftop bars
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    Find somewhere that serves frosé
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    Try out stand-up paddleboarding
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    Go whitewater rafting on the Nepean River
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    Or try something new and go wakeboarding
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    Go vintage shopping in Newtown
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    Spend the day at Auburn Botanic Gardens
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    Drive to the Blue Mountains for a waterfall hike
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    Hit up the Reptile Park in Gosford
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    Take an Instagram at the Figure 8 Pools
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    Get dressed up for an afternoon at The Winery
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    Then walk from Mrs Macquarie's Chair to the Opera House
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    Snorkel with the fishies at Clovelly or Shelly Beach
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    Have a sunset cocktail on The Island Sydney
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    Kayak through the harbour from Rose Bay
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    Or kayak to Store Beach from Manly, which is only accessible by water
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    Spend the day at Wet'n'Wild
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    Challenge your mates to a round of mini-golf
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    Bike ride around Parramatta Lake
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    Walk from La Perouse around to Cape Banks
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