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What does your Sydney surburb mean?

For foreigners coming to Sydney, many of the suburbs can have long, funny-sounding and hard-to-pronounce names. I mean who ever thought that Woolloomoolo should be pronounced like "Woolah-mahloo" instead of how it's spelt?! Anyway, the reason these suburbs actually have such exciting sounding names is because they come from Aboriginal words.

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Alternative Options in Newtown

The Newtown district of Sydney is one of the city's oldest suburbs. It's also one of the most popular for students, artists and younger tourists, especially those with a more alternative bent. With King Street - also known as "Eat Street" - running down the centre of the area, there are no shortages of food, shopping and entertainment.

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