Sydney is a vibrant city with a population of 4 million, making it Australia’s largest city. It is nestled in the beautiful Sydney Harbour, known best for iconic landmarks the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Sydney has earned its reputation for being a fun, lively, safe and friendly city. It is home to people from 150 countries, contributing to a diverse cultural, dining, shopping, sporting and entertainment experience for students and tourists alike.
Sydney is located on the east coast of Australia and is surrounded by stunning coastal scenery. There are 37 beaches along Sydney Metropolitan's coastline, including the two most famous beaches - Bondi and Manly. The majority of these beaches are within 30 minutes from the city centre by public transport. Sydney’s mild climate and coastal location provides its residents with a great indoor/outdoor lifestyle.
Sydney's Entertainment and Creative Industries have also earned the city international recognition as an ideal filming location. It has contributed to the success of productions such as X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Superman Returns, Star Wars Episodes II and III, Mission Impossible II, Frost/Nixon and The Matrix Trilogy. Feature Bollywood production ‘From Sydney… with Love’ also began shooting in Sydney in 2011 and was released internationally in August 2012.