Events at Sydney Olympic Park
Cheer on your favourite team, see your favourite live act or explore 40 hectares of lush parklands at Bicentennial Park in Sydney Olympic Park in Sydney’s west. Originally built to host the Sydney 2000 Olympics, today the park plays host to a range of world-class events, from sporting matches to epic music festivals.
Sports in Sydney
With thriving state-of-the-art sporting facilities throughout the city, Sydney plays host to some of the biggest international sporting events in the world, along with some of Australia's top domestic sporting competitions.
Volleyball Australia’s annual volleyball tournament, Volleyfest, returns for 10 days of entertainment and action-packed volleyball contests from the 17th to the 26th of March. Over three heats athletes will compete in the Women’s World Tour Event, Men's Four Nations Invitational Event and the Australian Beach Volleyball Finals (Double Gender). Held on the iconic Manly Beach, the festival will also host live acts, DJ’s, celebrity matches, food stalls and fireworks.
The Sydney International Rowing Regatta (SIRR) is returning for another year of competitive rowing from 27th March - 2nd April 2017. Held at the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith, Australia's week-long premier rowing event features over 100 rowing competitions, including the famous Australian Open Rowing Championships, Australian Open Schools Rowing Championships and the King’s and Queen’s Cup Interstate Regatta.
English Premier League powerhouse Arsenal is heading to Sydney in July 2017 to play back-to-back matches against Sydney FC and Western Sydney Wanderers at ANZ Stadium. The atmosphere will be electric when one of the world football's oldest and most iconic clubs takes on the two Sydney teams.
Fans from around Australia and the world are expected to travel to Sydney for the two blockbuster matches. Make sure you get in early to secure your seats to this once-in-a-lifetime sporting event in Sydney.