The world-famous Sydney New Year's Eve fireworks are an unforgettable experience. Whether you're meeting friends and family in a public viewing area, attending a rooftop party, or aboard a boat, Sydney will treat you to a magical night as you see in the New Year.
About New Year's Eve in Sydney
With its stunning Sydney Harbour and breathtaking fireworks, Sydney knows how to host a New Year's Eve celebration.
Experience Sydney’s New Year’s Eve from one of the beautiful Sydney Harbour Island parties, situated in the stunning surrounds of the harbour. Enjoy a 3-course meal, cocktail on arrival and live music at the Clark Island Garden Party, while Shark Island transforms into a Caribbean party.
Bradleys Head Mast Precinct is another prime spot for families to celebrate New Year's Eve. Enjoy live music and entertainment as you count down the minutes to the dazzling fireworks display.
You can also celebrate the New Year with spectacular, family friendly fireworks at Darling Harbour. See fantastic light shows every hour from 7pm and brilliant fireworks at 9pm and midnight. This event is family friendly and accessible.
Enjoy spectacular views, a festive atmosphere and live entertainment at one of Sydney’s famous hotels. The Park Hyatt, Four Seasons Hotel, Intercontinental, Shangri-La and Pier One all offer a variety of New Years Eve party and accommodation options to help you celebrate and see in the New Year.
The Star is another popular location for celebrations, with a number of festive programs, restaurants and bars to help make the night memorable. These venues also have easy access to harbourside locations in and around Sydney Harbour and Circular Quay.
Enjoy the build up to the fireworks on a cruise with live music, food and bar options. You can cruise across the beautiful Sydney Harbour with Fantasea, Harbourside Cruises, Magic Cruises. Or sail on one of the magnificent Sydney Harbour Tall Ships.
These authentic square riggers provide food, drink and entertainment, building up to the breathtaking fireworks. Sydney Showboats also features a New Years Eve dinner cruise program of music and cuisine.
The Sydney Opera House’s Opera Gala, featuring favourites by Verdi, Puccini, Rossini and more. The interval is timed for the 9pm fireworks and the Sydney Opera House stays open well past the midnight fireworks.
The famous Luna Park will also be celebrating with a harbourside party featuring rides, music , food and drinks and special VIP lounges. Taronga Zoo in Mosman is another prized location for the big night.
Make your plans now for a spectacular evening.