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New Year's Eve

Celebrate at Sydney Opera House

The ultimate New Year's Eve destination 

Ring in 2020 at Sydney Opera House with an unforgettable night in the heart of Sydney Harbour beneath the Opera House sails. 

The Opera House is a popular vantage point for Sydneysiders and visitors enjoying the New Year’s Eve fireworks.

A number of ticketed New Year’s Eve events are held inside and outside the Opera House, but there is also free public access to reserved areas with excellent harbour, bridge and fireworks views.

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“Excellent - An experience to remember.”


Getting here

Plan ahead and allow extra travel time when arriving for an event or performance. Large crowds are expected and significant road closures will be in place.

For up-to-date citywide transport information, visit or

The best way to enter the Opera House site is on foot via Macquarie Street. When the site reaches capacity and closes, pedestrian access will still be available for ticketholders via Macquarie Street. 

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