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See Sydney For Free!

A common topic running from the lips of many of our tenants is that of money - how to get it, where to get it, and just not having enough! Sydney is not the cheapest to visit, but there are - believe it or not - plenty of things to keep you busy and let you see the city for free!

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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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Kings Cross Living: Caroline's Experiences

It appears that the old saying of the grass is always greener is true no matter where you come from. Caroline, a 21 year old working holiday maker, arrived in Sydney about 3 months ago and decided to make the move because she was just tired of Sweden. She quit her former life as the manager of a food joint, gave up her apartment, and booked a one-way ticket to Australia. Now, Caroline talks about her less-than-normal life as a Furnished Property tenant in the heart of Sydney's Kings Cross, full of unexpected coincidences and experiences that let us know that there is something to gain by being such a positive light.

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Cheap Beers in Sydney

If you’re coming to Australia from Europe, Asia or America you might feel that the price of a pint (or schooner) can seem a little pricey. You should be able to hit the town once in a while and enjoy yourself with your mates, but maybe you feel that you need to curb your spending?

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5 Free Things to do in Sydney

As with any big, modern city, filling up your weekend with fun things to do can empty your wallet pretty quickly. But in Sydney, if you know where to look there are plenty of things to do for free!

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Best Steaks in Sydney

Australia has a very high quality of food and what visitors to Sydney know is that this city is the place to hunt out a great steak dinner. Succulent, juicy steaks to satisfy the biggest of appetites are all available here! Here are five places to have a steak in Sydney from a fantastic pub meal to something a bit more special..

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Sydney Clubs & Night Life

Sydney has many different clubs to tempt any musical taste. Whether you like R'n'B, dance or a good old fashioned piano bar then Sydney has you covered. Here are a few clubs to try that not only deliver on the music but some offer free entry and drinks specials too!

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Sydney's Arty Paddington

The Paddington section of Sydney is well known by the locals as a shopper's paradise. Just east of Darlinghurst, the suburb is filled with terrace apartments. Tree-lined streets overlooked by wrought iron balconies lend a touch of romance to the district, and the Victorian architecture complements the atmosphere perfectly.

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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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The Bets on Randwick

The Randwick suburb of Sydney is best known as Australia's home of horse racing and the one of the countries greatest universities, University of New South Wales. UNSW offers almost 300 undergraduate programs along with several postgraduate programs in a broad number of disciplines. If you're considering attending this school, make sure to schedule a tour of campus while you're in town.

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