ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) 700 Harris Street, Ultimo NSW Ph: 61 2 8333 1500 or www.abc.net.au Visitors to the Powerhouse Museum can do a joint tour with the ABC at a discount rate ph 61 2 9217 0222
Ultimo Library Level 1, Ultimo Community Centre, 40 William Street, Ultimo NSW Ph: 61 2 9298 3110 or www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/librabry/branches/ultimolibrary Ultimo library has a selection of books, DVDs, CDs, magazines and daily newspapers in English and Chinese.
Parks & Gardens Pyrmont & Ultimo have many recreational trails, public open reserves, landscaped playgrounds, parks and waterfront promenades. For a full list of these and how to get there go to www.ultimopyrmont.com.au/parks
Chinatown Dixon street is the main focus of Chinatown, here you will find signs in Chinese writing, dozens of Asian restaurants, traditional herbalists, butchers and grocery shops. It is also home to the innovative Asia-Australia Arts Centre.
Market City Situated above Sydney’s Paddy’s Markets in Chinatown, Market City offers over 120 clothing and food stores. www.marketcity.com.au
Sydney’s Paddy’s Markets Paddy’s Markets are located below Market City in Chinatown. Here you can find fresh fruit and vegetables, clothing, gifts, accessories and much more. www.paddysmarkets.com.au
Darling Harbour A major tourist site that was transformed from a former dockside area. This is a great place for families and kids. For information about places to eat and drink, shopping, attractions, accommodation and free events go to www.darlingharbour.com.au
The Powerhouse Museum is close to the suburbs of Newtown, Surry Hills and Glebe where you will find many shops, markets and restaurants.