Circular Quay is the harbour gateway to Sydney. It is located next to the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Botanic Gardens
. Now used mainly by the Sydney Ferries
, Circular Quay was originally a major port for shipping, especially for the booming wool industry in the late 1800s.
The Rocks, Royal Botanic Gardens and Contemporary Art Museum are all close to Circular Quay. The overseas Passenger Terminal houses a number of well-known Sydney restaurants. From this spot you can explore the heart of Sydney's CBD and its rich history.