The Best Books About Sydney

Here are some Sydney books which you will love if you are planning a visit to Sydney or looking for a special gift.

You can read a full post about some of them, you’ll find links below book covers.

Sydney Guide Books



Lonely Planet Sydney Guide Books

Lonely Planet has over 30 titles about Sydney – you’ll find what you need there!  Check out all of the titles here at the Lonely Planet Shop.




Time Out Sydney

If you’re planning a visit to Sydney for the first time, do think about getting Time Out’s general guide to our beautiful city.

Find Time Out Sydney here.

Buy from Amazon Australia here.



Sydney Books – Walking in Sydney


Sydney’s Best Harbour and Coastal Walks

A well-written and clearly laid out book featuring Sydney’s most lovely coastal walks. You’ll find plenty that are suitable for families here.

Read more and buy the book at Booktopia here.

Or buy from Amazon Australia here.





Sydney’s Best Bush, Park and City Walks

Check out these walks, with the information you need to plan a trip. Lots that will suit kids well here.

Buy the book from Amazon Australia here.

Or find the book at Booktopia here.




Great Sydney Dog Walks

Find 40 of the best dog walks in and around Sydney in this book.

Buy from Amazon Australia here.



Sydney Books – Swimming


Wild Swimming Sydney

Read more about Wild Swimming Sydney on this post.

Buy on Kindle on Amazon Australia here.

Buy Wild Swimming from Booktopia here.




Sydney Books – Beautiful Picture Books

Sydney Rock Pools

This is the most beautiful photography book about Sydney I’ve ever seen and one of the most treasured books on my bookshelf.

If you love Sydney’s coast, you will adore this. It makes the most wonderful gift for visitors and ocean-loving Sydneysiders too.

Buy the book from Booktopia here.