We're all about a funky underground dive bar or two – but in a good-looker of a city like ours, sometimes it seems like a damn shame to retreat underground. Here are the best spots in the city to sip a cold one under a gorgeous open sky. But beware: Sydney's rooftop bars play host to some of the most contested seats in the city, so get in early for a glory spot with the most unblemished views.
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