One Day Visit
December 5, 2020 (Saturday)
Sydney is the state capital of
New South Wales and the most
populous city in Australia and
Oceania. Located on Australia's
east coast, the metropolis
surrounds Port Jackson and
extends about 70 km (43.5 mi) on
its periphery towards the Blue
Mountains to the west,
Hawkesbury to the north, the
Royal National Park to the south
and Macarthur to the south-west.
Sydney is made up of 658
suburbs, 40 local government
areas and 15 contiguous regions.
Residents of the city are known
as "Sydneysiders". As of June
2017, Sydney's estimated
metropolitan population was
5,131,326, and is home to
approximately 65% of the state's
Sydney has hosted major international sporting events such as the 2000 Summer Olympics. The city is among the top fifteen most-visited cities in the world, with millions of tourists coming each year to see the city's landmarks. Boasting over 1,000,000 ha (2,500,000 acres) of nature reserves and parks, its notable natural features include Sydney Harbour, the Royal National Park, Royal Botanic Garden and Hyde Park, the oldest parkland in the country. Built attractions such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the World Heritage-listed Sydney Opera House are also well known to international visitors. The main passenger airport serving the metropolitan area is Kingsford-Smith Airport, one of the world's oldest continually operating airports. Established in 1906, Central station, the largest and busiest railway station in the state, is the main hub of the city's rail network.
Note: As for the final visiting route, please refer to the final program.
maintains a universal visa
regime, meaning that every
non-citizen in Australia must
have a visa. For the detailed
information, you can visit
or enquire with the country's embassy.
Please note ICESR is not authorized to assist with the VISA process beyond providing the Notification of Acceptance Letter and Invitation Letter (after registration) issued by the ICESR Committee Board. The invitation letter will be issued after the successful registration.
Should your application be denied, ICESR cannot change the decision of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, nor will ICESR engage in discussion or correspondence with the MOFA or the Embassy on behalf of the applicant. The registration fee cannot be refunded when the VISA application of individual being denied.