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Published March 18th 2018
Scavenge your way through the city
If you are looking for a new and interesting activity that you can enjoy with friends, family, colleagues or even for a first date then the list below is for you!
Scavenge your way through some of Sydney's iconic regions as you discover hidden gems whilst you race against time with this adventure activity for all ages.
There are Scavenger Hunts across Sydney with the list below:
1. The Rocks Scavenger Hunt When: All year round- between 10am-3pm Where: The Rocks, Sydney Cost: Per team: $25 Details: This cryptic modern-day scavenger hunt will help you to discover local spots and hidden gems! See The Rocks like never before as you adventure deep into one of Sydney's most historic district revealing hidden stories, back alleys and unique architecture. Recommended maximum of 4 per team. Click here for the website.
Arm yourself with the trail map and let the scavenger hunt begin! Image Courtesy from Urban Hunt Facebook
2. Secret Streets of Sydney When: All year round- 9am-4pm
Where: Customs House Square, Alfred St, Sydney Cost: Per team: $20 Details: Explore and discover this amazing city that is brim with history, culture and fascinating sights and sounds. This quick 8-clue trail (under an hour) will take you to discovering the sneaky streets and hidden treats among the towering modern metropolis of Sydney. Click here for the website.
Discover hidden gems across Sydney with the Scavenger Hunt trails- Image Courtesy from Urban Hunt Facebook
When: All year round- 9am-5pm
Where: Royal Botanic Gardens, Mrs Macquaires Rd, Sydney
Cost: Per team: $30
Details: The Botanic Bonanza trail is Urban Hunt's longest trail yet. It includes next-level scenery around Sydney Harbour with fun facts about the gardens and surrounding areas. This is suitable for prams, making it great for families. Click here for the website.
4. Newtown Scavenger Hunt
When: 31 March 2018: From 1pm
Where: Newtown Neighbourhood Centre, 1 Bedford St, Newtown
Details: Newtown is interesting and ever-changing and there's a great way to explore it with this scavenger hunt! The hunt will allow you to experience assorted chic sights, buzzing sounds, rough-and-tumble textures, savoury delights, and enticing aromas as you travel down King Street and off the back streets in pursuit of hidden clues. The hunt finishes off at a bar at 4pm. Click here for the website.
5. Darlinghurst Scavenger Hunt
When: 7 April 2018: From 1pm
Where: Taylor Square, Darlinghurst
Details: Darlinghurst is jam-packed with a history of excitement and edginess with something different hidden around every corner and down every laneway, and little-known passageways making this hunt perfect to discover hidden gems whether you are a local or visitor. Click here for the website.
Discover and explore the city like you have never seen it before. Image Courtesy from Secret Cities Facebook
6. Manly Scavenger Hunt
When: 21 April 2018: From 1pm
Where: Hotel Steyne, 75 The Corso, Manly
Details: This iconic part of Sydney is world famous, yet truly known by few. Manly is filled with charm, hidden wealth of local gems and secret nooks and crannies, making this scavenger hunt exciting. Follow the trail of clues and discover interesting local places, solve puzzles, and meet some local legends and answer fun questions about things you will find. Click here for the website.
There is something new discover on the scavenger hunts. Image Courtesy from Secret Cities Facebook
7. Parramatta Scavenger Hunt
When: 3 November 2018: From 1pm
Where: Parramatta Town Hall, 182 Church St, Parramatta
Details: Explore and discover Parramatta like never before. Filled with a rich history, heritage and culture, this scavenger hunt will let you experience and discover Parramatta. Find places you have never seen before, even as a local! Follow the trail of clues and discover interesting local places, solve puzzles, answer fun questions and more. Click here for the website.