The 2018 Wharton Global Forum in Sydney is a can’t-miss event — and a great excuse to discover the remarkable Land Down Under. Get inspired through suggestions from our sponsor Destination New South Wales, then work with Wharton’s partner Australia & Beyond Holidays to start planning a vacation you won’t forget.
Uncover your own secret spot in the Blue Mountains. Follow the beautiful blue haze and go off road down one of 18 unique scenic discovery trails. From up high in the Skyway or down low in the valley, the Blue Mountains are completely mesmerizing.
Make Byron Bay your next stop for adventure. Jump into the jeweled ocean and enjoy swimming, surfing, and snorkeling, or head inland to explore Byron’s wonderful hinterlands and eclectic towns beside awe-inspiring rainforests and national parks.
Swim with Dolphins
Explore the rich forests, grasslands, and cool coastal areas of Sydney. From authentic, Australian bushwalks and coastal walks to kayaking, fishing, and surfing on Sydney’s beaches — you won’t get bored easily.
Waradah Aboriginal Centre
Enjoy performances by Aboriginal dancers in traditional paint and costume at the Waradah Aboriginal Centre in the shadows of the spectacular Three Sisters rock formation in Australia’s Blue Mountains.
Royal Botanic Garden
Sydney Opera House
Cuddle a Koala
Surf at Bondi Beach
Learn to ride the waves at one of Sydney’s many beaches. At the popular Bondi Beach, you’ll find board rentals, easy surf conditions, and a good number of companies offering lessons to beginners.
Take in the Harbour
Sample the Exotic
Explore Bars and Breweries
Discover Sydney’s vibrant bar scene serving a range of acclaimed wine from vineyards home and away. Sip on a locally produced dry Shiraz or a sweet Semillon straight from the cellar door without having to leave the city.