Another in our Capital City programs this time portraying Sydney the capital of New South Wales. This 52 minute program is a spectacular portrait of Australia's birth place. Sydney is a premier international destination and now on the world stage as venue for the 2000 Olympic Games.
We take you on boat journey of Sydney Harbour ..... one of the world's most beautiful waterways, with it's unforgetable Coat Hanger Bridge, its extraordinary Opera House, jostling ferries and secluded coves and inlets.
Sydney is Australia's international city ..... with its historic village known as 'The Rocks' in the shadow of the great bridge, its brilliant shopping, the soaring spire of Sydney Tower, the pulsing night - life of Kings Cross, the famous Taronga Zoo with a view.
In this program too is the dazzling Darling Harbour ..... with its futuristic underwater Sydney Aquarium ..... as well as Sydney's most celebrated beaches, Manly and Bondi, the entertainment spectacle of Australia's Wonderland beside the enthralling Wildlife Park.
Panorama Australia takes you beyond Australia's Olympic City ..... to Featherdale Wildlife Park, Australia's largest private collection of native birds and animals.
Then further afield to the astonishing scenery of Sydney's famous backdrop, the Blue Mountains. Here in the mountain resort of Katoomba is the spectacular Skyway, the heart - thumping scenic railway and the awesome plunging waterfalls of Wentworth Falls.
We also visit the exquisite Rhododendron Gardens of Blackheath, the eerie twilight world of the Jenolan Caves and the cradle of the Australian wine industry, the Hunter Valley ..... all part of this magnificent program - 'Sydney - Australia's Olympic City'.
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