New Year's Eve fireworks in Sydney
The world-famous Sydney New Year's Eve fireworks are an unforgettable experience. With the truly magnificent setting of Sydney Harbour, the iconic Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, dazzling fireworks displays wow revellers at 9pm and midnight. Whether you're meeting friends and family in a public viewing area, attending a rooftop party, or aboard a boat, you're in for a magical night as you see in the New Year.
Best places to see the fireworks in Sydney on New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve is a magical night in Sydney. Watching the spectacular fireworks displays are the perfect way to see in a new year. Young children will delight in the special 9pm show before the main event, the spectacular midnight fireworks over one of the world's most beautiful harbours.
Major events especially New Year's Eve bring Sydney to life. To be at the centre of all the action, the Sydney Opera House offers a fantastic vantage point to see the fireworks light up the night sky.
For a cultured entry into the new year, choose from two Sydney Opera House shows, a full performance of Puccini's lavish La Boheme, or the entertaining Opera Gala. Make sure you inquire early to book your tickets to these spectacular events.
Sydney's Royal Botanic Garden is home to some of the night's most popular events. Midnight at the Oasis features a three-course dinner, while Lawn with the View is a family affair to bring-your-own picnic rug. NYE Under the Stars offers DJ entertainment in a front row position above the Opera House promenade.
Want to view the fireworks from one of Sydney's Harbour Islands? Historic Fort Denison hosts a sophisticated celebration with cocktails, canapes and dinner. Take your own nibblies and champagne to Goat Island and Shark Island. At Clark Island, the entry fee includes food and alcohol. Cockatoo Island also throws a great New Year's Eve party.
On the north shore, head to Taronga Zoo at Mosman for its New Year's Eve celebrations you can choose between a banquet dinner, a cocktail party or a family-friendly zoo lawn picnic experience. You'll have great views and you'll be contributing to animal conservation! Again, make sure you inquire early to book your tickets to these spectacular events.
Families can also celebrate at the beautiful Bradleys Head where food and nonalcoholic beverages will be available. Tickets to this popular venue are available through Mosman Council. Please remember that there are a limited amount.
There are so many destinations and celebrations to choose from to enjoy the New Year's Eve festivities and fireworks in Sydney. Pick the best option for you and book early - you don't want to miss out!