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.
Australia’s biggest skateboarding competition is returning to Bondi Beach for two days of shredding and celebrating skateboard culture. Now in its 11th year, Bowl-a-rama still stands unique as the only international professional bowl skating event of its kind, and attracts pro skaters from all over the world.
This year’s event will be held over 18 - 19th February, two hard-partying days with extra skate sessions due to popular demand, so there’ll be plenty of opportunities to catch some gnarly grinds and watch skateboarding champions do what they do best.
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.