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    The best things to do in Sydney for free

    By Time Out editors Posted: Tuesday June 23 2020

    Sydney can be a pretty exxy place to live, but if you keep your bargain hunting eyes open, you’ll find heaps of free and cheap things to do on any day of the year.

    But then again, the best things in life are free. Here's where you can find them in Sydney.

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    Free things to do in Sydney 

    Chill out in a park

    Whether you're looking to go for a run, walk your dog, have a sedate picnic or just take a break from your four walls, these are the parks to visit.

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    Explore a walking trail

    Sydney’s blessed with many different walking paths that’ll suit amblers of all abilities.

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     Head to a nearby national park

    Take a trip to one of these lush and leafy parklands within 100km of the CBD.

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    Wander the city's laneways

    We know our friends in the south have the claim when it comes to laneway culture, but if you know where to look, Sydney can give Melbourne a run for its money.

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    Go chasing waterfalls

    Attractions Parks and gardens

    Load up the picnic basket with economically baked muffins and last night's leftovers and take a road trip to find these cascading falls around Sydney. 

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    Discover street art masterpieces

    Home to a super-cool community of artists ready to bring a splash of colour to any available wall, the city is teeming with incredible street art you can admire for free. 

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    Hit the beach

    From Sydney’s most famous seafront to the hidden bathing spots around the harbour, the city's beaches are world-beaters.

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    Get some culture at a gallery

    Sydney’s vibrant art scene is busting at the seams with great galleries of all shapes and sizes. 

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    Take the rugrats to a playground

    Got a wriggly little one? Let them run off some of that energy at these parks and playgrounds while you chill in the sun. 

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