Life in Sydney

Sydney is a lively, buzzing, multi-cultural hub with plenty of things to see and do.

Sydney is a lively, buzzing, multi-cultural hub with plenty of things to see and do including landmarks and attractions such as the iconic Harbour Bridge, Bondi Beach or the Opera House. Perfect to keep our students busy when they need a study break!

Sydney is also home to world-renowned universities and campuses, and Scape Abercrombie is based right in the student hub. The University of Sydney is Australia’s very first university, with a rich history of educating the students of Australia for more than 160 years. Sydney University offers a diverse program of study courses, ranging from Arts to Sciences to Law and Engineering, and is consistently ranked among the top universities in the world.

. Nearby is the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), a world-leading institution of technology. UTS is known as an industry-focused and practice-based university, striving to give students a dynamic and innovative learning experience. Scape Abercrombie is conveniently located on Abercrombie Street in Darlington, with only a three-minute walk to Sydney University, or a short walk to UTS.

Sydney is rich with plenty of art and culture. Carriageworks is the largest contemporary multi-arts centre in Australia and is an inspiring place for students in Sydney to have right on their doorstep. Newtown is only a ten-minute walk away and is the heart of the entertainment precinct in Sydney, jam-packed with festivals and entertainment throughout the year. The city of Sydney is also home to plenty of outdoor space, with Victoria Park in just 10 minutes where students can enjoy 9 hectares of parklands and even take a dip in the Victoria Park Pool on those hot Sydney days.