Famous Sydney on-screen locations under the spotlight

The cast of A Place to Call Home inside Camelot Mansion in the Sydney suburb of Kirkham.

The cast of A Place to Call Home inside Camelot Mansion in the Sydney suburb of Kirkham.

Forget Hollywood – Sydney is the new destination for films and TV!

From big screen blockbusters to small screen soaps, the suburbs of greater Sydney have provided the backdrops for many of your favourite filmic journeys.

Take a tour of some of the most iconic locations where actors and actresses have plied their craft in our very own backyard.

International and Aussie famous faces like Angelina Jolie, Hugh Jackman, Geoffrey Rush, Mel Gibson, Tom Hardy, Leonardo Dicaprio, Jessica Marais, Toni Collette and Sofia Vergara – and more – have all spent time in front of or behind the camera in Sydney.

Check out our collection and be sure to let us know of any other films, TV shows, music videos or classic pieces of pop culture that we’ve missed! Email josh.bartlett@fairfaxmedia.com.au with any locations you think deserve to be on this list!