Sydney Nightlife

When the sun goes down, the lights come up on Sydney. From live music to rooftop cocktails, late night dining and wine tasting, there’s so much to do in Sydney after dark. Explore small bars, waterside restaurants, boutique breweries and underground nightclubs, and discover a new side of the iconic Harbour City.

Not sure where to start? We’ve got you covered. These pages will take you through the top places to eat, drink and play across the city. You’ll also find a full listing of events, updated regularly to make sure you never miss a night out. So mark your calendars and grab your tickets, because Sydney is about to come alive.

Click on the new interactive map below for a step-by-step guide through Sydney by night. You can search for bars, clubs, live music venues and late night eats, or just see what’s happening in the area around you.

Sydney Nightclubs

Sydney is a city that likes to stay up late. If you want to party the night away, there’s a crop of glamorous nightclubs and darkened dancefloors waiting for you. Head to Kings Cross, Oxford Street, Surry Hills or Darling Harbour and get ready for a seriously good time.

Late Night Eats

Still hungry? In Sydney you can still get a meal well after dinner time. Head out for late night dumplings, post-show fried chicken or even stylish French fare just before midnight. There’s always something tasty going on in the Harbour City.