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Wedding Open Day


Due to popular demand, there are no more available spaces for our Wedding Open Day in the Yallamundi Rooms on Saturday 26 February, 2022.

For more information about weddings in the Yallamundi Rooms and the Opera House, please contact our team by making an enquiry here or via our chat function below.
 

You’re invited to tour our newest venue, the Yallamundi Rooms, and experience firsthand what we can offer for your special day. 

In the Yallamundi Rooms.

COVID-safe and event information

The health, safety and wellbeing of everyone at the Opera House is our priority. When you return to the Opera House, you will notice some important changes that have been implemented to keep the community safe, which are regularly reviewed and updated in consideration of the Public Health Order prevailing at the time. Please follow our conditions of entry at all times:

  • From 15 December until at least 31 January 2022, the Opera House will continue to require that all visitors aged 16 years and over entering the building are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (unless medically exempt). Under 16s not fully vaccinated must be accompanied by a fully vaccinated adult. This includes visitors and patrons attending a performance or event, taking a tour, or visiting the box office, retail store, bar or restaurant operated within the building (Bennelong and Portside). These requirements will not apply to visitors attending outdoor events or venues on the Lower Concourse, including Opera Bar, Opera Kitchen and the Welcome Centre;
  • QR code check-in – all patrons and their guests must continue to check-in using the Service NSW QR code;   
  • Face masks continue to be required for patrons aged 12 years and over while inside our foyers and theatres, including during the performance (unless medically exempt). We highly recommend children aged 11 years and younger wear a mask at all times;
  • As you move around the Opera House, practise physical distancing (1.5 metres whenever possible) and follow the guidance provided by our staff and signage. 

Please check our plan your visit page prior to attending the Opera House for the most up-to-date information.


“Having our wedding during the day all in one place brought the feel to life that we were hoping for.”

Christopher and Rajini

Saturday 26 February 2022, from 10am - 2pm  Please register your attendance for your preferred time slot

Join us at the Wedding Open Day between 10am - 2pm.  

We are taking registrations at 15 minute time intervals throughout the day.  Please use the REGISTER NOW button to register for your preferred time. 

Free entry Please use the BOOK NOW button below to register

Advance bookings are essential and can be made for groups of up to 4 guests. 

Please arrive 5 minutes prior to your session for COVID Safe check-in. 

In the Yallamundi Rooms

The easiest way to get to the Yallamundi Rooms is via the Northern Broadwalk, so it’s simple to get to from either side of the Opera House.

Running time approximately 45 minutes per time slot

Duration is a guide and may be subject to change. 

You're invited to our Wedding Open Day

Recently engaged or planning a wedding? Come along to our free Wedding Open Day in the Yallamundi Rooms and discover firsthand what we can offer for your special day at the Sydney Opera House. 

See our iconic venues up close beautifully styled by This Space, enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling and canapes on arrival, and speak with our functions team to learn more about our packages. 

Inspiration

Bride and Groom on the Northern Broadwalk surronded by guests with harbour bridge in background
Round table set for wedding in Yallamundi Rooms
Couple cheers infront of sails at sunset
Women behind bar pouring sparkling wine
Flower table arrangement infront of Utzon tapestry
Ceremony chairs set up in Yallamundi West Room with glimpse of harbour bridge
Wedding Bridal table set up with flowers in Yallamundi Rooms
Bride and Groom kissing at table at night

Frequently Asked Questions

Are you a COVID Safe business?

Yes. The Opera House is registered as a COVID Safe business with the NSW Government.  

What safety and hygiene measures are in place at the Opera House?

Nothing is more important to us than the health and safety of everyone on site, and we are closely following NSW Health guidelines and advice. Our COVID-19 health and safety information is available on the Plan your visit page.

Do I need to be vaccinated to attend the Opera House? 

From 15 December until at least 31 January 2022, the Opera House will continue to require that all visitors aged 16 years and over entering the building are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (unless medically exempt). Under 16s not fully vaccinated must be accompanied by a fully vaccinated adult. This includes visitors and patrons attending a performance or event, taking a tour, or visiting the box office, retail store, bar or restaurant operated within the building (Bennelong and Portside). These requirements will not apply to visitors attending outdoor events or venues on the Lower Concourse: Opera Bar, Opera Kitchen and the Welcome Centre. Check-in processes will be in place for verifying proof of vaccination upon entry.

Do I have to wear a mask?

es, please bring and wear a mask. Face masks continue to be required for patrons aged 12 years and over while inside our foyers and theatres, including during the Open Day (unless medically exempt). We highly recommend children aged 11 years and younger wear a mask at all times. Please bring your own mask.

Some members of the community may have issues wearing masks due to health conditions. We ask that you be respectful to others as reasons for not wearing a mask are not always obvious.

Do I need to book in advance?

The Wedding Open Day is free to attend, but we encourage you to register in advance online for your preferred time slot. Please bring this with you and present it upon check-in at the Yallamundi Rooms. 

Can I smoke at the Opera House?

The health, safety and wellbeing of everyone at the Sydney Opera House is our top priority. In line with this commitment, the Opera House will become a smoke-free site from Saturday 1 January 2022.

By becoming a smoke-free site, the Opera House seeks to reduce exposure to harmful second-hand smoke, as well as minimise the impact of smoking on the environment, including litter and pollution of the surrounding marine environment. 

How are you managing contact tracing? 

Contact information will be required when making a booking with us and upon arrival at the Opera House, in line with our Customer Privacy Statement. Ticket purchasers must keep their own records of persons entering events with tickets they provide for the purpose of contact tracing if required. As the ticket purchaser, you are responsible for recording the contact details of your guests. Contact information will only be used for the purposes of contact tracing, if required, and will be deleted at least 28 days after your event. You are also encouraged to download the COVID Safe app.

Where do I go for the Wedding Open Day?

Meet us at the Yallamundi Rooms. It's simple to get to from either side of the Opera House, the access is via the Northern Broadwalk. 

What are the transport options to the Opera House?

You can catch public transport (bus, train, ferry) to Circular Quay and enjoy a 6 minute walk to the Opera House. If you’re getting dropped off in a car, head to the roundabout at the bottom of Macquarie Street where staff will direct you to a safe place to pull over.

Driving? Park in Wilson’s Car Park, you’re just minutes to your tour meeting point. Need a bit more info? Click here

What if I can no longer attend? 

Please contact our Functions team on 02 9250 7070 or email functions@sydneyoperahouse.com  as soon as possible to advise if you can no longer attend.

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