Some Fine Hidden Secrets of Sydney Harbour Revealed RecentlyPosted on Jun 24, 2020
Could you ever think that Sydney Harbour had its share of hidden secrets? Although those secrets have now been discovered which we shall bring up in this write-up yet it really causes us to wonder that Sydney Harbour was so silent about them for long. Can you hold yourself from exploring them yourself? Definitely not. So, get up and pack your bags. It is time to explore and enjoy.
According to a recent report published by the Sydney Institute of Marine Science, there are eleven secrets stored in Sydney Harbour. You can easily come across these secrets when you make a trip to Sydney Harbour and book accommodation at Sydney Harbour.
i. The official unit of measurement in Australia is Sydharb that is used for measuring the volumes. It is equivalent to 500 giga-litres of Sydney Harbour's water volume. Come over and be a part of the Cruise party!
ii. Each year, nearly 15 million ferry trips are made. You will certainly love to be a part of the exciting ferry trip!
iii. In Sydney Harbour, over 586 fish species are found. Interestingly the count is more than the count found at the United Kingdom coast. You really like to watch fishing and try it out as an activity!
iv. The recreational fishers had caught about 74, tonnes fishes at an estimate in the 2008 summer period. The catch still goes on. Surely, you would like to experience the grand catch!
v. High levels of dioxins have been detected in the flesh of harbour fishes, hence there is a restriction in the fish intake. The tourists are allowed only to eat 150gms of fish caught at the east of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and nothing at all from the fish caught in the west of the Bridge. Nevertheless, lovely tourist-friendly restaurants are offering wonderful mouth-watering dishes. Such dishes can always be your next topic for vblogging!
vi. The harbour is found to be a drowned river estuary that is sandstone-carved about 29 million years ago. About 17,000 years ago, the sea level had risen due to the river flooding. Thus the admirable creation of the harbour. Did you know about it? Come over here to Sydney Harbour Bridge. The local tourist guides will explain everything in detail!
vii. About 20,000 boats are registered in the Sydney Harbour and it makes up about 52 per square kilometres. The number is huge right! Are you eager for boating? Do not stop yourself!
viii. Over 20 swimmable beaches are nestling in the Sydney Harbour. So no worries when you are an amateur swimmer and want to keep up the habit even during tours. For your stay at Sydney Waterfront, reserve accommodation, and then the hot summer afternoons can be dedicated to swimming!
ix. A recent measurement reclaimed is that of 322km shoreline, 77km is original. How much will you want to visit and add to your experiences at the shoreline! Get started soon!
x. Four bridges, namely the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Silver Water Bridge, the Ryde Bridge, and the Gladesville Bridge, cross Sydney Harbour. When you are in Sydney after touring the five iconic cities of Australia, these four bridges will just leave you spellbound!
xi. A New South Wales government has published a report that shows the map of a secret reef in the Harbour. Reefs are awesome to look at, and the Harbour is ready to welcome you any time!
A television set, travelogue or travel magazines are just not enough for the avid tourists. Tourism and exploration are insatiable hunger that is impossible to satisfy unless the tourists have actually visited the place. Sydney Harbour is among those inspiring tourist spots that had a list of eleven secrets that are finally revealed. So, you can now explore more of Sydney Harbour.