Sydney, Australia

What's on in Sydney

The vibrant city shines all year with spectacular events, including the world-famous Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks, blockbuster musicals, brilliant theatre, thrilling sports, and Vivid Sydney’s festival of light, music and ideas. You can check out the all wonderful events on the website.

  1. Holden Women's State of Origin

    Friday 22 June 2018 , North Sydney Chatswood

    Nowhere will the spirit of Origin manifest more than on the hallowed turf of the iconic North Sydney Oval as you witness the Holden Women’s State of Origin kick-off a new era in elite women’s sport. On Friday 22 June, the spectacular tries…

    22 Jun
  2. Qantas Wallabies v Ireland

    Saturday 23 June 2018 , Moore Park

    The Qantas Wallabies will host Ireland in the first three-Test series ever played between the two nations in June 2018. The Wallabies have an imposing record over the Irish at home, having not lost to them on Aussie soil since 1979. Sydney …

    23 Jun
  3. The Lady and the Unicorn

    Saturday 10 February 2018 to Sunday 24 June 2018 , City Centre

    A rare opportunity to experience the beauty, scale and intricacy of a masterpiece of medieval French art that has captivated viewers across the centuries. Revered as a national treasure in France, and known as the 15th-century ‘Mona Lisa o…

    10 Feb - 24 Jun
  4. Mammoths - Giants of the Ice Age

    9:30am to 5:00pm Wednesday 13 June 2018 (Daily event) , City Centre

    Journey back in time millions of years when mammoths roamed the earth and meet Lyuba, an intact 42,000-year-old baby woolly mammoth on her first trip Down Under from Siberia. Explore how mammoths and mastodons lived with other giant creatu…

    13 Jun
  5. Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear 1715–2015

    Wednesday 02 May 2018 to Sunday 14 October 2018 , Chinatown And Haymarket

    Explore the history of men's fashionable dress from the 18th century to the present, celebrate a rich history of restraint and resplendence in menswear, and re-examine the all-too-frequent association of fashion with femininity. Featuring …

    02 May - 14 Oct

Sydney Deals & Packages

Browse all the special deals and packages available on the website. You can combine your stay with musicals, concerts, shows or exhibitions. You’ll find sporting packages, too. There are great savings on hotels, and enticing offers on airfares. You can even combine flights, hotels and car rentals.


More about Sydney

Wondering where to stay in Sydney? Then explore the accommodation options on the website. You can make reservations as well. Getting around is easy on public transport. Ferries and harbour cruises are a memorable way to experience the beauty of one of the world’s great natural harbours.

Hop on a ferry at Circular Quay for Taronga Zoo, Manly or Watsons Bay. You can also take a ferry to intriguing Sydney Harbour islands and Parramatta for delicious food and colonial heritage. Or jump aboard a Tribal Warrior cruise and explore Aboriginal culture, the world’s oldest living culture.

Aboriginal people have a long connection with Sydney, dating back at least 50,000 years before the First Fleet arrived in 1788. There are fun and informative Aboriginal-guided tours, including in national parks where you can see ancient indigenous ochre hand-paintings and rock engravings.

The following pages will also help you plan your holidays, short breaks and weekend escapes: