How to choose your Sydney star map print
Choosing the right Sydney map print for your home or office is easy. When creating your poster, consider the design and size to ensure your new map art fits and looks great.
Use our easy-to-use editor to select an attractive style that complements the space where your modern or vintage Sydney map might hang or stand. We have traditional and contemporary designs, from our fun Retro option to our modern Asphalt theme. Also, pick colors that match tones in the space to create a coordinated look.
In terms of size, your Sydney map print should neither underwhelm nor overwhelm. Pick a size that is appropriate for the space. For example, a large or landscape Sydney map poster of the night sky is perfect for larger and wider walls. A space with limited room or a narrow wall is the ideal spot for a smaller or portrait poster. We have three sizes to help you find the best fit!
How to personalize your Sydney star map print
Create a personalised map print that matches your taste and interior design. From adjusting the appearance of the print to adding custom text, we give you fantastic ways of designing something that adds meaning as well as style to your space.
Whether you love vintage or prefer contemporary designs, we have striking styles that appeal to any taste. Choose our Retro style for a throwback to classic design or pick our Modern design for something more current. Whatever you pick, we are sure you will find a design you love.
Custom text is another great way of adding character to your Sydney map poster. Include a special message or details about your unique view of the night sky. You can also add a quote or lyrics, there is plenty of space available to create something special and personal.
Can I design a map poster of Sydney for any special occasion?
A personalised map print of Sydney’s night sky is a fun and unique gift for any occasion. These stylish prints are also poignant additions to any space, whether you are designing one for yourself or a loved one. From birthdays to Christmas, any special day or holiday is the perfect moment to design a printable map of Sydney.
Celebrate your first date or first kiss with a printable map of Sydney that has the constellations’ positions over the city on that date. What a great gift for Valentine’s Day! Or for an anniversary, create a Sydney star map print from the day you exchanged vows. Even for birthdays, these stunning prints are great gifts since you can design a map with the stars over Australia’s largest city on the day your loved one was born.
Why I’m in love with my Sydney star map print
I was born and raised in Sydney. For my birthday, my brother designed a vintage Sydney map of the night sky from the day I was born. I love it because it honors my love for astronomy but also has personal meaning. It also looks create with the retro vibe in my living room!
Which are the best spots in Sydney for watching the stars?
In and around Sydney, look at the stars from:
- Sydney Observatory
- Linden Observatory
- Wiruna, Blue Mountains
- Penrith Observatory
- Mudgee Observatory
When can you see the shooting star showers from Sydney?
Highlights include the big three meteor showers – the Quadrantids in January, the Perseids in August, and the Geminids in December. Others include the Lyrids in April and the Eta Aquariids in April and May.
Which famous constellations can be seen in summer and winter in Sydney?
In the summer, look for Crux – the Southern Cross. Other summer constellations include Taurus, Perseus, Orion, Gemini, Canis Major, Eridanus and Cetus. In the winter, constellations include Aquila, Cygnus, Hercules, Lyra, Sagittarius, Scorpius and Ophiuchus.
How do we create your star map of Sydney?
When you design your Sydney star map poster, rest assured that the positions of stars and constellations are accurate. That is because we use reliable data from universities and other organizations. Once you customize your Sydney map art, it is printed on sustainably sourced paper of the highest quality.