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Woolloomooloo Wharf

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Address: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Great place for a weekend walk

A nice reminder of the days when Sydney was a working harbour. Nicely maintained for all to enjoy it is very pleasant to walk around and enjoy the stunning views of the Harbour. A... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tony W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 506 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Said to be the longest wooden structure/wharf in the world, quite impressive really a sight to see once you appreciate it is all made out of wood. In the last decade it under went a major restoration, and is now home to posh restaurants a hotel and celebrity residents, (Russell Crowe). At over 400 meters long, it is nice just... More 

Thank JnVSydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice reminder of the days when Sydney was a working harbour. Nicely maintained for all to enjoy it is very pleasant to walk around and enjoy the stunning views of the Harbour. A great selection of eateries to enable you to spend a relaxing time exploring.

Thank Tony W
Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you want to have a romantic dinner or brunch and walk around the Wharf. This is the place, there is a lot of history about this place. It is worth adding it to your bucket list of thing to do in Sydney.

Thank RidersDiaries
New Mexico
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We walked to this Wharf from our hotel and enjoyed the art display, the waterfront eateries, and the amazing views.

Thank sischk6
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

A really beautiful spot and so close to the city. Some really amazing and up market restaurants. The only issue is most bars are based outside without air conditioning, if the temperature is over 30 degrees the heat can get quite unbearable at lunchtimes.

Thank Lisamayhiscock
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Woolloomooloo wharf has been one of the best sites in Sydney for commercials and commercial photos, including fancy designer garments. There are many water view restaurants.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This wharf is so close to the heart of Sydney, yet it can feel difficult to get to. An old wharf fully refurbed and now housing hotel, apartments and plenty of nice restaurants. A long stone's throw to Mrs Macquarie's Chair on one side and Potts Point/ Kings Cross on the other.

Thank Riddoch88
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice walking here, it's a former wharf now renewed with a nice hotel, apartments and restaurants, but still looking a wharf! Very close to here there is an harbour with military ships and the famous Harry's (since 1945 the best peas cake of Australia). On the west the Royal garden and on the South Pott's Point with many characteristic... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I kayaked from the wharf today. It's a neat place to check out the largest navel base in the area, a handful of large yachts and Russell Crowe's home (last one at the end of the wharf). Nearby, there are cute and historic looking local homes so if you are in the area walking through the nearby... More 

Thank Shelliu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

What's not to love about this?! Sunshine, buzz of anticipated excitement. The hub of who's who and who may be next and who's been. It's that chaotic melting pot that makes up the character of "the wharf"

Thank Nikki L

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