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Top Insta-worthy Locations in Photogenic Sydney

Looking for the most Instagrammable places in Sydney? Here’s a list that will go straight to your feed

By Charlotte EvelynPublished 2 years ago 3 min read

Wandering your way through Sydney? You’re not alone! No wonder Sydney is so beloved by everyone! There is a lot to see, including stunning city skylines, pristine beaches, and picturesque bushland. There are also many opportunities to get the ideal Instagram shot.

With some unexpected gems thrown in, here is a list of Sydney's top Instagrammable locations for pictures that will make your followers green with envy.

The iconic Opera House

One of Australia's most recognisable landmarks is the Sydney Opera House. Standing on the shores of Sydney Harbour, it's an architectural marvel of global importance. People from all over the world are drawn to it because of its attractive design. It is unquestionably Instagrammable. Photographers from all over the world love it. And during special occasions, the Opera House lights up at night. Hop onboard one of the Sydney dinner cruises or lunch cruises to capture this vivid sight from the calm waters.

Climb all the way up the Harbour Bridge

If there is anything that surpasses the Opera House in popularity, it is undoubtedly the Harbour Bridge. The famous Sydney Harbour Bridge is a must-see, but how can you have the most thrilling experience there? Climb all the way up! Nothing beats the view of Sydney in all her splendour from the bridge's apex. Even though it is prohibited to bring cameras to the top, you can still get your pictures taken by the guides.

Perfect Poolside pic at the Bondi Icebergs

The Bondi Icebergs, a part of the Bondi Icebergs Club, which opened in 1929 and is open to everyone, are featured in one of the most famous photographs of Sydney.

At Bondi Beach, every day is like a vacation, making it ideal for that classic Instagram-worthy Sydney photo. When it comes to gram-worthiness, you can't go wrong with the Bondi Icebergs pool. The pool is stunning to swim in and makes for a fantastic backdrop for a selfie or ten, especially with the sapphire ocean in the background.

A lighthouse straight outta a children’s book

Located in Sydney Harbour National Park, this candy-striped lighthouse will be a sure hit among your followers. Go there at sunset to see the lighthouse perched high on a cliff overlooking the water and a golden-hued sky. Pay a visit during the right season in the winter, you might be lucky enough to spot one or more whales playing in the Pacific Ocean!

Travel back in time with Luna park

Visit Luna Park to experience the retro vibes. Luna Park is well-known as the most recognisable and frequented amusement park in the city and is visited by travellers from all over the world. In addition to providing entertainment, the theme park is a picturesque landmark. It is often used for photoshoots and activities alike. The harbour-side amusement park, which was constructed in the early 1930s, still has classic games and rides that work for both candid and posed photo shoots.

A green haven at Wendy’s secret garden

This lush green mini-paradise was created by Wendy Whiteley after the loss of her husband, the famous artist Brett Whiteley. Brought into existence over a period of 20 years, this luxuriance is set in the heart of Sydney’s Lavender Bay, complete with views of the harbour. Visit to take in the tranquillity or take pictures amidst the lush vegetation for an enchanted garden vibe on your social media.

Sydney has a lot to offer, including fascinating fauna, stunning architecture, and scrumptious food. You’ll never be short of any opportunities for that perfect instagram picture. So what are you waiting for? Shoot your shot already!

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