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If you're staying at Mercure Sydney International Airport, we're just a short 10km from Sydney Central. Head to the closest train station at Wolli Creek just a short 7 minutes walk away and pop into the city in just 10 minutes on the train without the hefty prices of airport stations.
Explore Wolli Creek | Sydney's Densest Neighborhood
Anytime you're up for it, go by foot around Wolli Creek
By foot, there are an array of things to do in the neighbourhood of Mercure Sydney International Airport. Just across the road, there's a lovely stroll at Cahill Park and a playground suitable for kids. Witness the sparkling Cooks River overlooking the airport as you walk in the direction of Wolli Creek. Further along the road at Brodie Sparks Drive, head to the supermarkets and local eateries and and little stores to take a browse or stock up on essentials.
Wolli Creek is one of Sydney's densest residential areas and is vibrant and active. There is a social atmosphere with higher buildings offering uninterrupted views to Botany Bay. Experience Sydney's residential neighbourhood without the hustle and bustle of the CBD.
Cahill Park | Parkland opposite the Hotel with Playground
Anytime, just cross the road from Mercure Sydney International Airport
If you have a few hours before or after a flight, a stop across the street from Mercure Sydney International Airport is exactly what you need. With a plan for even better facilities coming soon, there's definitely something very special about Cooks River in Cahill Park overlooking to the airport. Think sparkling light blue green water that shimmers and changes according to the time of day. Sit on the grass for a picnic or grab a book and sit on one of the benches for some down time during your travels.
Anytime, enjoy the serenity of this short and easy walk.
We're lucky to be located near so many natural sights and parklands. If you've had a long day stuck on flights, maybe a short bushwalk is exactly what you need. Look out for the amazing birdlife and enjoy serenity so close to the city.
Every sunday, the Marrickville communty centre located on Addison road hosts a food stall, second hand clothing stall and homemade goods. There's a great vibe with little homemade candles, authentic wooden chopping boards, kitchen accessories, succulents and jewellery which would make the perfect gift.
Marickville is just a short distance from Mercure Sydney International Airport at Wolli Creek. Head to the closest station Wolli Creek just 7 minutes away and pop on a train. You'll be there in no time!
Location: Marrickville, 142 Addison Road, Addison Road Centre, Marrickville, 2204, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm
Enjoy a barbecue under the sun at Girahween picnic area just a short distance from Wolli Creek where Mercure Sydney International Airport is located. If you're looking for an escape away from the hustle and bustle of the city, this is your ideal trip.