City Centre

The City Centre was where Governor Arthur Phillip first raised the British flag on Australian soil in January 1788, the earliest site of European settlement in Australia.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a leisure and entertainment precinct, in central . Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

Tourist attraction
is 's tallest structure and the second tallest observation tower in the Southern Hemisphere. Photo: Gobeirne, CC BY 2.5.

The , located in , is an Australian museum solely dedicated to exhibiting, interpreting and collecting contemporary art, both from across Australia and around the world. Photo: Gobeirne, CC BY 2.5.

The is a heritage-listed museum at 1 William Street, Sydney central business district, , Australia currently under renovation. Photo: J Bar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the Harbour City, and is the largest, oldest and most cosmopolitan city in with an enviable reputation as one of the world's most beautiful and liveable cities. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is sandstone buildings, history, laneways, culture and Australiana by day, and a busy pub scene by night. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

Immediately to the east of the City Centre and also adjacent to is an area of laneways, nightlife, cafes, pubs, bars and entertainment. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

City Centre

-33.8672° or 33° 52' 1.9" south
151.2075° or 151° 12' 27" east

Also Known As

  • Aragonese: Districto d'afers central de Sydney
  • Chinese: 悉尼中心商業區
  • Chinese: 悉尼商業中心區
  • Czech: Centrální obchodní oblast v Sydney
  • Dutch: Sydney Central Business District
  • English: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • English: Sydney, New South Wales
  • English: Sydney CBD
  • English: Sydney Central Business District, New South Wales
  • English: Sydney Central Business District
  • English: Sydney central business district
  • Esperanto: Sidneja Centra Kvartalo
  • French: Centre d'affaires de Sydney
  • French: centre d'affaires de Sydney
  • German: CBD
  • German: Sydney/CBD
  • Hebrew: מרכז העסקים הראשי של סידני
  • Indonesian: Sydney Central Business District
  • Italian: Distretto affaristico centrale di Sydney
  • Japanese: en:シティ
  • Japanese: シドニーCBD
  • Japanese: シドニー中心業務地区
  • Korean: 시드니 중심 업무 지구
  • Malay: Daerah pusat perniagaan Sydney
  • Malay: Sydney Central Business District
  • Norwegian: Sydney sentrum
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sydney sentrum
  • Persian: منطقه مرکز تجاری سیدنی
  • Polish: Central Business District
  • Russian: Центральный деловой район
  • Spanish: Centro de Sidney
  • Spanish: Centro de Sídney
  • Swedish: Sydney central business district
  • Vietnamese: Quận thương mại trung tâm Sydney
  • Centro di Sydney

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