From the Back Cover
Live it up in Sydney′s harbour playground for next to nix! Free Music : Classical, rock, jazz and acoustic, and the best outdoor gigs. Free Speech : Contemporary theatre, quick–witted comedy and literary readings. Free Food : The best happy hours, plus where to score delectable dirt–cheap eats—from Sydney′s best fish and chips to a lavish meal by the water. Free Films : Outdoors and indoors, from indies to cult faves and foreign language classics. Free Classes : Learn to act, discover how to cook or take a dirt–cheap lesson with Australia′s best professional dance company. "Far more than just another handy guide to hidden holiday gems, Sydney Free & Dirt Cheap is a bible for daily survival in one of the world′s most expensive cities. Even diehard Sydneysiders will marvel at the sheer volume of handy hints in this book." —Australian Traveller "This book will help you get the most from one of the world′s most glamorous cities without breaking the bank. It′s crammed with top tips and thrifty hints away from the usual tourist haunts; Sydneysiders will curse this guide for letting their secrets out." —TNT Magazine
About the Author
Lee Atkinson is a freelance travel writer and guidebook author. Her stories regularly appear in the travel sections of various newspapers and glossy travel magazines in both Australia and internationally. She is the author of six books about travelling in and around Australia, including Frommer′s Sydney Day by Day , and a contributor to Frommer′s Australia .