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New Years Eve at the Opera House 2014

New Years Eve Packages at the House - from $390

New Years Eve Packages at the House - from $390

The countdown is officially on until we ring in the New Year in true Sydney style. This December 31, we have you covered, each of our remarkable venues is offering up festive packages to entice all Sydneysiders. Book early and secure your spot!   

For details on NYE public pedestrian access, find more details below. 


NYE at Bennelong   

NYE at Bennelong is a once-in-a-lifetime New Year’s celebration of uncompromising excellence – an indulgent and spectacular evening to remember.

Enjoy French champagne, fine wines and cocktails paired with canapés designed by Matt Moran. You will dance the night away to the bold, sassy sounds of The Alice Terry Big Band, whilst watching the fireworks from the private viewing deck. 

Doors open from 8pm - 2am

Ticket price: $695.00*

Tickets now on sale


 Tropicana at Opera Bar  

Don your summer beach best and soak up the fruity, fun Tropicana atmosphere as you dance the night away amongst the palm trees. The Harbour Bridge is right before your eyes, the Opera House is by your side, and you have a front row seat to watch the world’s most famous firework display as it lights up the Sydney skyline. 


Express VIP entry onto Sydney Opera House site  

5-hour canapé package

Live entertainment

Doors open from 6pm - 2.30am  

Ticket Price: $390*

Tickets now on sale   


Opera Kitchen  

Offering a private, bespoke all ticketed event to truly match the location, this New Years at Opera Kitchen is the ultimate way to begin 2015.  With a strictly limited number of private dining and lounge areas by the sea wall offering uninterrupted views, a dedicated butler service for each area and a delicious range of canapés, mains and an extensive beverage menu, New Year’s Eve at Opera Kitchen is the perfect place to indulge.


VIP entry to the Sydney Opera House site

Private lounge and under cover dining areas

Personal butler for each party

Selection of canapés followed by a three course dining experience tailored to your requirements accompanied by your personal choice of drinks for the evening

Pre event our master butler will arrange for a one on one meeting to determine your party’s itinerary for the evening

Live Entertainment

Doors open 7pm - 1am 

Tickets are sold on a basis of 12 persons per cabana

 Ticket price $1100* 
($100 of this will be donated to Tour de Cure foundation) 


Tickets now on sale


 Opera Australia
Ringside seats to the greatest show on earth are hard to come by, but we've saved some great ones, and you're invited. Leave the crowds behind as you enter the Sydney Opera House.

Choose between two performances:

A full performance of Puccini's La bohème


 the entertaining Opera Gala, featuring favourites by Verdi, Puccini, Rossini and more.

Then, with a heart full of song, watch the fireworks the whole world watches. Interval is timed for the 9pm fireworks and the Sydney Opera House stays open well past the midnight fireworks.   

Packages are also available with the option to add pre-performance dinner, a midnight party after the show or perhaps both!

Tickets now on sale, click a performance above for more information 


NYE Party at the House

The Sydney Opera House plays host to this year’s best New Year’s Eve party with ‘ultimate party set’ headline act, The Faders (aka Milly Gattegno and Suhana Lye). The killer line-up also features The Voice’s Ms Murphy and DJ Dan Rowntree.   

Held on the Western Broadwalk of the upper concourse of the Sydney Opera House, the epicentre of New Year's Eve action in Sydney for 2014 - 2015. Co-owner and chef of ARIA Sydney, Matt Moran’s Asian-inspired canapés will be served throughout the evening with Robert Oatley wines, signature cocktails and Piper-Heidsieck Brut NV Champagne; ensuring that you party in style into the New Year. 

Doors open from 7pm - 1.30am

Dress code: Glamorous Chic

Third and Final Release ticket price: $595* 

Tickets now on sale



   *All ticket prices may be subject to a booking fee. Limited availability. Tropicana at Opera Bar ticket price does not include drinks.   



NYE public access at the Sydney Opera House

The Opera House is an extremely popular vantage point for New Year’s Eve revellers – a front-row seat to see the fireworks cascading from the bridge and blooming over the harbour.

While a number of ticketed events will be held inside and outside the Opera House, areas have been reserved for members of the public with great views of the harbour, bridge and fireworks.

Members of the public are reminded that the Opera House site will be closed to the public overnight on Tuesday 30 December. The site is expected to reopen at about 7.30am on Wednesday 31 December 2014.

Access to Bennelong Point will be closed once the site reaches capacity. There is no pass-out system. No alcohol or glass is permitted onsite. This applies to members of the public transiting through the Opera House site to reach the Man o’ War Steps. There will be vendors from which to purchase food, drinks and alcohol. Small sunshade and umbrellas are permitted, but no large tents.

The Opera House will provide an accessible viewing area and thoroughfare for people with disability and mobility support needs. A buggy shuttle service to the Opera House will be available from the Albert Street managed-access area. For enquiries and registrations for the accessible viewing area, please contact Paul Nunnari from the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet at

Please note that there will be strictly no access:
  • To the Man o’ War Steps once the Opera House precinct reaches capacity 
  • To the Royal Botanic Gardens or Tarpeian Way via the Opera House site 
  • For vehicles out of the Sydney Opera House Wilson Car Park between 10am on New Year’s Eve and 4am on New Year’s Day 




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