The thriving and sassy city is called the capital of New Year’s Eve thanks to its incredible firework displays, the buzz round the harbour, the truly sophisticated venues opening their doors for celebrations and of course the endless partying that lasts from dusk until dawn. Revellers who are thinking of swinging by Sydney to bask in the beauty and mayhem of New Year’s Eve are sure not to be disappointed. Take a look at these exceptional things to do when seeing in the New Year Sydney style.
See the Sparks
The Sydney fireworks are one of the highlights of New Years Eve in Sydney. Every year thousands flock to the edges of the harbour, to the opera house, the parks and the endless viewing galleries scattered across the city with the hopes of catching the best vantage points to see the world explode in colour. Whether you choose to book a table on the harbour front or picnic with a bottle of wine in one of the parks offering prestigious views, you should certainly make sure that your New Year’s Eve in the capital goes off with a bang.
Take a Cruise
Blend the beauty of watching the sky flood with colour as the fireworks explode with a lavish dinner and drinks cruise. The price can be steep but there is no better way to welcome in another year then drifting across the glittering waters, seeing the city sparkle under a dark sky and sipping champagne. There are plenty of dinner cruises on offer and many offer all inclusive packages and even live entertainment to keep the party going.
In the Gardens
See the world spin with colour from the beautiful manicured lawns of the Royal Botanical Gardens. Midnight at the Oasis brings together the art of celebrations in truly sophisticated style. You can start events with a bottle of bubbly as you watch the sun melt over the city skyline, indulge in a three course meal and prepare to have exceptional views of the firework display when the clock chimes midnight.
With so many options available for New Year’s Eve in Sydney you can select the style of night that suits you the best. From wining and dining in the centre of the city, to hitting house parties along the point, watching startling performances at the iconic Opera House or simply sitting on the sands of Bondi Beach, New Year’s Eve in Sydney is without a doubt the event of the year.