Welcome to the official tourism, destinations and events website. From splendid Sydney Harbour, idyllic beaches and great national parks, to the marvellous creativity of the Sydney Opera House, dazzling entertainment and fascinating heritage, discover all the things to do and see throughout the year.
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.
Monday 06 May 2019 to Sunday 07 July 2019 , Chinatown And Haymarket
Sydney’s Golden Ticket has arrived. Roald Dahl’s delicious tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, is a delectable treat featuring songs from the original film, including Pure Imagination, The Candy Man and I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,…06 May - 07 Jul
7:00pm to 9:30pm Tuesday 20 August 2019 (Daily event) , Chinatown And Haymarket
Sydney has secured the 2019 premiere of the multi-award winning, record breaking musical Chicago. Produced in Australia by John Frost and Suzanne Jones, this Australian production will premiere from August 20 at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre. …20 Aug
Friday 16 November 2018 to Monday 10 June 2019 , Pyrmont
Who would you be if you were a character from Star Wars? Find out as you build your own personal and unique Star Wars hero in this interactive exhibition featuring 200 original Star Wars objects. Designed for visitors of all ages, explore…16 Nov - 10 Jun
Wednesday 10 July 2019 , Sydney Olympic Park
The 2019 Holden State of Origin Series is here! The Blues success in 2018 was a crucial turning point for NSW but has left Queensland fans with a burning desire to get back to their winning ways. A new generation of stars will be on show…10 Jul
Friday 24 May 2019 to Saturday 15 June 2019 , Sydney Harbour
Vivid Sydney’s multi-award-winning festival of light, music and ideas returns to illuminate Sydney with mesmerising new light art and projections and deliver a fresh new program of music and ideas. Explore the brilliant Light Walk,…24 May - 15 Jun
Saturday 29 June 2019 (Daily event) , Pyrmont
Undateable. Unemployable. Unstoppable. Everybody is talking about Muriel! Experience one of the most iconic and loved Australian films of all time in this big, brash and very cheeky new musical. Muriel’s Wedding the Musical will play a…29 Jun
Short breaks from Sydney
From romantic weekend getaways in rolling wine country to memorable beach holidays on the NSW coast, finding the perfect short trip from Sydney is easy. Discover delicious foodie experiences and thrilling adventure, as well as spectacular natural wonders and more.
One of the most beautiful cities in the world, the city fans out from the sparkling harbour to iconic Bondi Beach in the east, golden Palm Beach in the north, the adventure capital in the west and Australia’s oldest national park in the south. The Sydney Opera House is near Circular Quay.
From summer to autumn, and winter to spring, the city is wonderful to visit at any time of the year. In the heart of the city are world-class restaurants, grand shopping arcades and other top tourist attractions, including the Sea Life Sydney Aquarium’s king penguins, dugongs and sea dragons.
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.