Set below the famous white sails the Forecourt to the south offers patrons stunning harbour and city views and the backdrop for a once in a lifetime event. The Forecourt offers the largest capacity of any Opera House venue and has hosted a number of large-scale concerts including Florence and the Machine and Crowded House as well as welcoming international icons such as Oprah.
The Forecourt has a standing capacity for up to 6000 general admission.
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