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10 things you could be spending your lunch breaks doing!

February 05 3 min read

It’s that 1–2 hours a day you get in your work day to do what you want. A lot of people spend it eating, catching up with friends or at the gym. We thought we’d prepare 10 unique things you could spend your next lunch break doing. Whether you want to be inspired, relax or feel alive…. We got you covered.

  1. Jet boat in Sydney’s harbour

Nothing gets the heart pumping like some adrenaline. If your feeling a bit down, sluggish or tired why not get outside on the beautiful harbour and jumpstart the rest of your day!

check it out: http://thunderjetboat.com.au/

  1. Sydney Aquarium

If you’re a lover of marine life or just want to check out something new, head down to Sydney Aquarium. Surrounded with fish, sharks and stingray on all sides it defiantly is a unique way to spend lunch.

Check it out: https://www.sydneyaquarium.com.au/

  1. Un-wind in the botanical gardens

One of the worlds most beautiful gardens is sitting right in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, if you are looking for a place to read a book, check out some flora or just immerse yourself in nature you should be eating your lunch here.

Check it out: https://www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/

  1. Ferry to Cockatoo island

The best way to immerse yourself in Sydney’s iconic harbour is by boat. Having a quick explore of Cockatoo island and it’s tunnels, is surely a lunch break that you won’t forget.

Check it out: http://www.cockatooisland.gov.au/

  1. Catmosphere café

Definitely not one for the dog lovers out here, At catmosphere café you are surrounded by cats and can have food while watching them sleep and play.

Check it out: http://www.catmospherecafe.com/

  1. Exploring Paddy’s Markets

Whether you are looking for a gift, groceries or just a little wonder, Paddy’s market is a great change in scenery that’s sure to take your mind off work.

Check it out: http://paddysmarket.com.au/

  1. Concert at the city Recital Hall

When the office blues get to you, some relaxing live music will most likely do the trick. With a number of different bands and styles of music popping into the Sydney recital hall will send you humming into the afternoon.

Check it out: https://www.cityrecitalhall.com/

  1. Museum of Contemporary art

If your creative desires aren’t being fulfilled at work why not get give your mind an hour to free itself with some of Sydney’s great art.

Check it out: https://www.mca.com.au/

  1. Walk across the Harbour bridge

They say sometimes the best things were sitting in front of us the whole time. As a Sydney sider most of us are accustomed to our most famous landmark, the harbour bridge. However, a stroll across the bridge is sure to ignite your passion for the beautiful harbour and city, as well as taking your mind off work.

  1. Get your blood flowing in Hyde park

Around lunch time in Hyde park you’ll find many people throwing, kicking or heading a ball around. Why not join them? Build some competitive rivalry among your work colleagues and get your heart pumping.

Check it out: https://www.sydney.com/destinations/sydney/sydney-city/city-centre/attractions/hyde-park

Comment below what you enjoy spending your lunchtimes doing or send us an email at social@hampr.com.au.

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