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Located next to town hall station (towards George Street exit) this place is calm and peaceful... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Pune, India
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Pretty from the outside

We were visiting on a Saturday and the church was closed. Very pretty exterior, only wish we could... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Ronald L
Longmont, United States
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George Streets | And Bathurst Streets, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the heart of the city, close to the QVB. A beautiful space. Lovely neo-gothic architecture, beautiful stained glass. Not as large as St Mary’s, but beautiful in its own way.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful cathedral with nice stained glass windows and gothic architecture. A peaceful place in the city. Definitely a must visit and it is very close to other places worth visiting as well e.g. Town Hall and Queen Victoria Building - all located next to each...More

Thank springautumn
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Yep, still love a good church. This church isnt as grand as some of the churches in Europe but is still majestic in its own right. The architecture, the interior decor and lead light glass, roof, artwork is all amazingly beautiful. Its worth spending 30...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Grand, sandstone, functional neo gothic cathedral in the heart of Sydney adjacent to the Town Hall and above Town Hall railway station. Seat of the Anglican Archbishop of Sydney and a place of key State Christian occasion in New South Wales celebrating its bicentenary in...More

Thank Greg E
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I checked the website before our trip to Sydney but was disappointed to find that Evensong had been changed from Wednesday to Monday so we missed out! Painting inside the cathedral reminded me of circus colours; are they original? Organist was practising when we popped...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

was very nice to walk in and have a look! its not that special if you have been in Europe but if you walk but it is nice to step in

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Located next to town hall station (towards George Street exit) this place is calm and peaceful. There are healing sessions which are conducted (every Thursday if I am not wrong).. didn't really attend these sessions but have heard these are pretty good!

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

When I saw the St. Andrew's Cathedral, it was open. I entered and saw several people preparing for something. I was quite impressed with the organ that had several colors. There were many stained-glass windows as well. Superb! The benches were made of wood, as...More

1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Looking at cathedrals always keeps me in awe of their grandeur. We happened to stumble upon this cathedral as we were walking past the Town Hall looking for town hall station. Another majestic cathedral stood before us. It was closed unfortunately so we didn't have...More

Thank Josephine Magda... M
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We were visiting on a Saturday and the church was closed. Very pretty exterior, only wish we could have gone inside. St Andrews Cathedral was built in 1868 and is the oldest cathedral in Australia.

Thank Ronald L
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Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
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