5 of the best places to see and feel autumn in Sydney!


Hello everyone. I’m @olivertomlife and I’ve studied abroad in Sydney!

In autumn in Sydney, there are places where you can feel the change of seasons.

This time, I’m going to introduce you to some of the best places to see the autumn leaves outside of the famous parks!

Let’s take a look at some parks where you can see beautiful scenery, that you should visit at least once if you live in Sydney!

If you live in Sydney, you should go to one of these beautiful parks at least once!

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  • People who want to know where to go in Sydney in autumn
  • Looking for places in Sydney where you can feel the seasons.
  • Want to know what places are recommended by people who have lived in Sydney before.

Contents of this article
  • Five of the best places to visit in Sydney in the fall!

I experienced studying abroad in Sydney for a year starting in 2018. I am currently writing a blog based on that experience.

By reading this article, you’ll get to know the best places in Sydney for fall!


Five of the best places to visit in Sydney for fall!

1 Centennial Park

Centennial Park
Fresh air, open space, trees, grass, shade, nature, wildlife and green green green as far as the eye can see. This outst...

This park, located in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, is a great place to see the autumn colors.

The contrast of the colorful red and yellow leaves is wonderful.

There are facilities such as food, bicycles, and toilets in the vicinity, so families can feel at ease.

There are also workshops for children, so parents and children can participate together.

2 Auburn Botanic Gardens

Auburn Botanic Gardens
Only 20 minutes drive from Sydney, an urban oasis awaits at Auburn Botanic Gardens and their iconic Japanese Garden Aubu...

In Auburn, a short distance from Sydney city, there is a park where you can see kangaroos and wallabies.

Inside, you can enjoy a Japanese garden with a red bridge and cherry blossoms.

Keep in mind that there is an entrance fee of $4 Australian dollars for adults.

There is also a barbecue, restrooms, and playground equipment for children, making it a great place for families!

3 Camellia Gardens

Auburn Botanic Gardens
Only 20 minutes drive from Sydney, an urban oasis awaits at Auburn Botanic Gardens and their iconic Japanese Garden Aubu...

Camellia Gardens is a nature park located in Carringbah, Sydney, where beautiful camellia flowers bloom in autumn.

There is also a tea house in the park where you can have a cup of tea while looking at the beautiful scenery!

This is a great place to experience the autumn season.

4 Rumsey Rose Garden


This park is a botanical garden located in Parramatta Park.

The reason why it is known as a very unique place is that it has more than 500 kinds of roses.

In autumn, you can see the golden scenery created by the trees.

Let’s enjoy the spectacular view that nature has created!

5 Cattai National Park

Cattai National Park | NSW National Parks
Cattai National Park protects significant historic sites, but also offers loads of activities, like camping, canoeing, f...

Located in the mountains of Sydney, this national park has many picnic and barbecue areas.

There are many picnic and barbecue areas in this national park located in the mountains of Sydney, where you can enjoy a variety of activities while watching the leaves change in autumn!

There are also water skiing, canoeing, and other nature attractions nearby.

The park is far from the city, so it is convenient to access by car.

Cattai National Park
  • Address: Caddie Rd, Cattai NSW 2756 Australia
  • Opening hours: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm daily


  • Centennial Park
  • Auburn Botanic Gardens
  • Camellia Gardens
  • Rumsey Rose Garden
  • Cattai National Park

I have introduced some of the best autumn tourist spots in Sydney!

Find a park that interests you, and enjoy the best autumn has to offer!

I’ll introduce more information about Australia in the future please stay turned.

Thank you for reading to the end!