New Year's Eve in Sydney

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Sydney hotels on New Year's Eve

Sydney Harbour is the place to be on New Year's Eve. Celebrate in style at some of Sydney's best hotels. Many of the city's hotels get into the spirit with festive New Year's Eve events, special meals and accommodation packages. Be sure to book early for your New Year's and summer holidays so you don't miss out on any of the fun!

  • Sydney Harbour on New Year's Eve
  • Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve in Sydney hotels

New Year's Eve at the InterContinental Sydney

With its stunning Sydney Harbour and breathtaking fireworks, Sydney knows how to host a New Year's Eve celebration.

Sydney's hotels offer great New Year's Eve entertainment. At The Star, celebrate with panoramic harbour views of the fireworks. The Star's cool bars Sokyo Lounge and Cherry have DJs, cocktails, vibes and views. Balla, Rock Lily and 24/7 Sports Bar are also great venues to party the night away. For a truly sophisticated experience, enjoy a degustation menu by the water at The Star's Black by Ezard.

At Pier One Sydney Harbour in Walsh Bay, choose among four dinner options. The Park Hyatt has something for everyone relax into an indulgent dinner or dance in the new year at the rooftop cocktail party.

If you want make the most of the view, 360 Bar and Dining at the Westfield Sydney Tower is hosting a degustation dinner to ring in the new year with a live band. At Opera Bar, dance the night away at the iconic New Year's Eve beach party. If you like a chic, elegant experience, enjoy cocktails, canaps and dinner at historic Fort Denison.

Head to Kings Cross, Woolloomooloo, Darlinghurst and Surry Hills for vibrant restaurants and bars. Sweethearts Rooftop Barbecue is a great venue from which to enjoy the fireworks.

Close to the action and catering to all tastes, the Royal Botanic Gardens will host Midnight at the Oasis and Lawn with the View. NYE Under the Stars offers DJ entertainment in a front row position above the Opera House promenade.The Botanic Gardens Restaurant offers alfresco dining and uninterrupted views of the fireworks. 

On the north shore, head to Taronga Zoo in Mosman for its New Year's Eve celebrations you can choose between a banquet dinner, a cocktail party or zoo lawn gourmet picnic experience. You'll have great views and you'll be contributing to animal conservation!

Check out accommodation packages at Sydney hotels, and you'll be able to enjoy a harbourside mini-break on New Year's Eve.

  1. New Years Eve Harbour Cruise

    Saturday 31 December to Sunday 1 January 2017, City Centre

    Enjoy the most spectacular firework display in the world onboard your very own harbour cruise. Silver Spirit is the ideal place to view the fireworks, with a glorious upper deck with plenty of room...

    31 Dec -01Jan
  2. New Year's Eve at Sydney Opera House

    Saturday 31 December 2016, City Centre

    Welcome in 2017 in true style with Opera Australia for the ultimate New Year's Eve at the Sydney Opera House.
    Be entertained at the Opera Gala, featuring favourites by Verdi, Puccini,...

    31 Dec
  3. Darling Harbour New Year's Eve

    Saturday 31 December to Sunday 1 January 2017, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    Spectacular fireworks synchronised to a soundtrack by renowned DJ and music programmer, Tyson Koh, will light up the sky above Cockle Bay at...

    31 Dec -01Jan
  4. Lawn with the View

    Saturday 31 December to Sunday 1 January 2017, City Centre

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    Welcome the New Year with a stellar night at the ever-popular Lawn with the View at the Royal Botanic Garden.

    Spectacular...

    31 Dec -01Jan

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