Visitor tries to climb Opera House's sails

THE term "tourism drawcard" took on a whole new meaning for Sydney's Opera House on Monday when an over-eager visitor attempted to climb the building's iconic sails.

The 20-year-old Swedish national was arrested after he was spotted by security guards about 1.40am.

He was charged with trespass under the Sydney Opera House Trust Act 1961 and will front court on November 2.



Fewer visitors at Leslie Dam a shore thing

Fewer visitors at Leslie Dam a shore thing

The water's edge at Leslie Dam is 70m from all three boat ramps

Southern Downs Heritage Festival brings in the tourists

Southern Downs Heritage Festival brings in the tourists

In three years the heritage festival has started to create a buzz

Warwick mechanic says farewell to dream job

Warwick mechanic says farewell to dream job

"Not everyone lives their dream, but I got to do it,”

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