Sydney Harbour Events

The oldest natural harbour in the world, the sparkling waters of Sydney Harbour are a truly spectacular sight, alive with the movement of boats, and topped off by the glorious site of the engineering marvel that is the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

There’s always something going on in Sydney Harbour; whether it's a yacht race or the fantastic New Years Eve fireworks, you’re bound to find something to float your boat.

There’s no better setting than Sydney Harbour for a spectacular day of sailing or yachting. On Australia day, the harbour hosts the annual ferrython, where Sydney's beloved First Fleet ferries race towards the finish line of the Harbour Bridge. A great way to experience the beauty of the harbour is to catch an iconic Sydney ferry. Passing by some of the harbour’s famed landmarks, including the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. And the harbour is also the ideal place to experience New Year’s Eve; Sydney is the New Year’s Eve capital of the world, after all.

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  1. Vivid Sydney - Light, Music and Ideas

    Saturday 27 May to Sunday 18 June 2017, Sydney Harbour

    Vivid Sydney is a unique annual event of light, music and ideas, featuring an outdoor 'gallery' of extraordinary lighting sculptures, a cutting-edge contemporary music program, some of the world's...

    27 May -18Jun
  2. Taiwanese Festival 2015

    Monday 5 September to Tuesday 6 September 2016, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    The Taiwan Festival Sydney comes to Darling Harbour in September 2015. Taking place at Palm Grove, this recognised and much-loved cultural...

    05 Sep -06Sep
  3. September School Holidays Cultural Island Immersion Experience

    Tuesday 27 September 2016, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    These School Holidays, cruise Sydney harbour to Clark island for an unforgettable experience of traditional Aboriginal art, culture,...

    27 Sep
  4. Wellness Walk

    Tuesday 11 October 2016, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    The Wellness Walk is a five kilometre walk across the Sydney Harbour Bridge in support of the one in five Australians who experience mental...

    11 Oct
  5. Vino Paradiso

    Sunday 6 November to Tuesday 8 November 2016, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    Calling Sydney's discerning wine and food enthusiasts.

    The city once again is about to welcome Vino Paradiso:...

    06 Nov -08Nov
  6. Extreme Sailing Series Act Eight Sydney presented by Land Rover

    Sunday 11 December to Tuesday 13 December 2016, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    The Extreme Sailing Series™, the award-winning Stadium Racing global circuit returns to Sydney Harbour for the final Act of the 2015 where...

    11 Dec -13Dec
  7. 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
  8. World's Largest Orchestra

    Saturday 31 December to Sunday 1 January 2017, Sydney Harbour

    Event details are yet to be confirmed


    In essence, the event consists of a musical conductor, standing at the top of Sydney Harbour Bridge (or similar) conducting groups of...

    31 Dec -01Jan

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