Sydney is a city known for its magnificent coastline and pleasant climate. It is one of the oldest and largest cities of Australia. Blessed with nature’s bounty and warm people it provides a whale of time to the visitors during the Christmas celebration. The celebration starts from the month of November onwards along with the concerts, carols, performances and decorations.
During this particular time, the city of Sydney gets transformed into a city of sparkling lights. The parks of the city like
Harry Noble Reserve,
Redfern Park, Turuwal Park are illuminated with cute bud lights. While the streets like New Pitt Street Mall are adorned with lights and stars and the heritage buildings like Hyde Park Barracks, The Mint, Sydney Eye Hospital and the Parliament House are also grandly decorated .
To add to the festive spirit are the Christmas banners in dazzling colors like red, gold and green carrying typical Australian designs dot the city.
Carols in the lovely Royal Botanical Gardens is one of the popular Christmas concerts in the city where people of all age groups come to celebrate. The awe-inspiring choirs, orchestras, talented artists and the visit of Santa make it a remarkable event. The event is concluded by spectacular firework display.
The public celebrations include the Christmas trees, decorated with the traditional ornaments with people gathered around them singing carols. The markets are flooded with Christmas gifts, souvenirs, decorations and candles.
One of the most interesting observations of Christmas celebrations in Austria is that unlike Europe and various other parts of the world, the summer season sets in the city and the normal temperature is between 25-40 degrees centigrade. Together with the pleasant weather and summer holidays of the students, its an ideal time for most of the people to rejoice with family and friends.