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On the House

The Sydney Opera House is a place for everyone. Whether it’s to be entertained or inspired, we invite you to make yourself at home.

We’re making it easier for anyone who holds an Australian Government Health Care Card to enjoy everything the Sydney Opera House has to offer. Receive a $100 Gift Voucher, redeemable on a wide range of shows and tours programmed by Sydney Opera House Presents. All you have to do is register online and email through a scan or photo of your valid Health Care Card to

For a full list of shows and tours you can redeem your gift voucher on please click here.

For full terms and conditions for this ballot please click here.

The Sydney Opera House’s On the House program is enabled through the generous support of a donor who wishes to remain anonymous.

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On the House

New Year's Eve Accessible Viewing Area

Reserved for people with a disability to enjoy with their family and friends.

Nothing is more important to us than the health and safety of our artists, audiences, visitors, and staff. Due to ongoing measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the building remains closed to the public.

City of Sydney is currently determining the future of New Year’s Eve 2020. If you would like to be contacted when plans are announced, please email the Accessibility Team via or call (02) 9250 7777. 

Thank you for your ongoing understanding and support.                                           

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What is Access in Dance?

Ausdance NSW & Ausdance Victoria, supported by the Sydney Opera House, together with Arts Access Victoria and Accessible Arts have joined forces to present a free public forum on accessible dance education, training and practice.
Arts Access VIC CEO and internationally acclaimed Disabled Choreographer, Caroline Bowditch chats with Accessible Arts NSW Arts Development Officer and Musician/ Composer, Liz Martin and Deaf Contemporary Dancer and Artistic Director of The Delta Project, Anna Seymour. Probed by Ausdance NSW Projects & Programs Manager and Performance Researcher Kate Maguire-Rosier, Caroline, Liz and Anna together outline the politics, language and processes relating to the disability arts community, address what accessible dance can look like today.
Closed Captions and Auslan Interpreted

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Murmuration ‘Days Like These’ (2018), artists Matt Shilcock and Melinda Omokaro Image: Giselle Vollmer

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