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Sydney city skyline lit up during Vivid Sydney 2013. View from Circular Quay.
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Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Concert or Performance

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Sydney / Sydney City / City Centre Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Pirrama Road , Sydney, New South Wales 2009} -33.866326, 151.19496129999993
Beautiful tells the inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise from songwriter to superstar. It's the story of a girl who fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the time she reached her twenties, was writing number one hits for the biggest acts in rock 'n' roll. But it wasn't until her personal life...
College Football: University of Stanford vs Rice University Sporting Events

College Football: University of Stanford vs Rice University

Sydney / Sydney East / Moore Park College Football: University of Stanford vs Rice University Driver Avenue , Moore Park, New South Wales 2021} -33.89108240000001, 151.2234687
The Opening Round of the NCAA College Football Championships will be returning to Sydney for the second time with University of Stanford vs Rice...
My Fair Lady Concert or Performance

My Fair Lady

Sydney / Sydney City / Chinatown And Haymarket My Fair Lady 13 Campbell Street , Haymarket, New South Wales 2000} -33.8796379, 151.20633480000004
Celebrating the beloved original, Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady comes to the Capitol Theatre under the direction of Julie Andrews.Opera...
Muriel's Wedding The Musical by Sydney Theatre Company Concert or Performance

Muriel's Wedding The Musical by Sydney Theatre Company

Sydney / Sydney City / Walsh Bay Muriel's Wedding The Musical by Sydney Theatre Company Roslyn Packer Theatre, 22 Hickson Road , Walsh Bay, New South Wales 2000} -33.857205, 151.20476899999994
Muriel Heslop is back! In this highly-anticipated world premiere, the iconic Australian film is set to become an equally iconic laugh-out-loud...
Telstra Premiership Grand Final Sporting Events

Telstra Premiership Grand Final

Sydney / Sydney West / Sydney Olympic Park Telstra Premiership Grand Final Edwin Flack Avenue , Sydney Olympic Park, New South Wales 2127} -33.847107403, 151.063483491
Be in Sydney to witness Australia's biggest and most entertaining sporting spectacle, the NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final.This year...
Supercars Red Rooster Sydney  SuperSprint Sporting Events

Supercars Red Rooster Sydney SuperSprint

Sydney / Sydney West / Blacktown Supercars Red Rooster Sydney SuperSprint Ferrers Road Sydney Motorsport Park, Eastern Creek, NSW 2766} -33.8125849, 150.86595269999998
Buckle up for a massive weekend of Supercars racing action at the Red Rooster Sydney SuperSprint.Sydney’s only round of the Virgin...
Ferragosto Community Event


Sydney / Inner Sydney / Inner Sydney Ferragosto Great North Road , Five Dock, NSW 2046} -33.8668652, 151.12998919999995
Great North Road, Five Dock will come alive with the tastes and sounds of Italy. Now in its 20th year, Ferragosto will showcase the best of...
Sydney Tea Festival Festivals & Celebrations

Sydney Tea Festival

Sydney / Inner Sydney / Redfern And Waterloo Sydney Tea Festival 245 Wilson Street , Eveleigh, NSW 2015} -33.8939978, 151.19147580000003
If you love tea, don't miss this event! Spend the day wandering around a tea market that features specialty and artisan tea stalls. Discover teas...

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See Fantastic Events in Sydney

There is no denying it: Sydney is the premier city for events in Australia. The city ends each year and kicks-off every new-year with a world-renowned display of fireworks. There are countless festivals, cultural exhibitions, days of celebration, and sporting events filling Sydney’s calendar. With the ability to entice people to from around the world, Sydney is always buzzing with activity, no matter which season!

Sydney knows how to throw a party and, with a number of public holiday celebrations held throughout the year, you’ll be able to experience some of Sydney’s legendary hospitality. The holiday and new-year period moves seamlessly into a celebration of the city itself, with Vivid Sydney bringing lights, music, fun and frivolity to the streets. Events and holidays that are important to Australia’s history, including Australia Day and ANZAC Day, are solemn yet joyful times, with parades and other public events on offer.

International sporting rivalries and other sporting events are played out on Sydney’s world famous sporting arenas. Whether you are cheering for the Green and Gold as they do battle with international foes, or get immersed in the parochial appeal of Sydney’s local sporting rivalries, sporting events in Sydney will leave you wanting more of the city’s dynamic atmosphere.

With world-class facilities, Sydney is also home to Australia’s best cultural events. Sydney’s thriving arts community is on display alongside the best of the world in the city’s performance spaces, such as the Sydney Opera House and the Capitol Theatre. Exhibitions from around the world often choose to make a temporary home in Sydney, set amongst some of the best museums in Australia.

So whether you’re in the mood for frivolity and street parties, aperitifs at the Opera House, or wearing the colours of your favourite sporting team, Sydney plays host to the events that are important to you.