The Sydney NYE experience is heralded as one of the best New Year’s Eve celebrations in the world. We call it One of the Wonders of the New Years World. Sydney’s NYE party is held on and around the iconic Sydney Harbour. The Sydney Harbour Bridge (or coat hanger) is a key centre attraction for the Sydney fireworks display. Sydney puts on two New Year fireworks displays plus the Parade of Lights. What is there to do in Sydney for New Years Eve? For the public there are free events and there are also ticketed and packaged events.
Some celebration events are on the boats on the water while others are around the Harbour in Sydney venues and restaurants. Where ever you are in Sydney on 31st December it’s sure to be fun!
New Year’s Eve Sydney events
There are so many things to do for New Years Eve in Sydney to see in 2021. The details of things to do for ideas on NYE fun events in Sydney for 31st December 2020. We’ve got all the details on the bets events for what’s on Sydney NYE.
|Sydney New Year’s Eve Dining||City Extra||Circular Quay||$485||Awesome Harbourside restaurant location at Circular Quay with spectacular views to the Sydney NYE fireworks and party celebrations. Expect a four course NYE Dinner, all inclusive packages. Package price normally includes all beverages - sparkling, beers, wines, spirits, cocktails, soft drinks, juices, teas and coffees. Families welcome and kids under 18 discounted. Great live entertainment to see out 2020.|
|Sydney NYE||Sir Stamford||Circular Quay||$449||Themed event. Includes superb package of drinks and food stalls. Accommodation also available. Sells out Quickly. Great views of the Sydney Fireworks from the rooftop.|
|‘Creating Memories’ New Year's Eve 2020||6Head Sydney Restaurant||The Rocks||$590||Brand new Sydney Waterfront Restaurant at The Rocks with incredible location and views for the Sydney Fireworks. Normally has full NYE restaurant dining packages. There are VIP options but do hurry. NB: This Sydney restaurant venue is NYE Family Friendly!|
|New Years Eve at Q||Q Station||Manly||$219||NYE Packages may include Set Menu Dining with Drinks. Fantastic Views of Sydney and Manly Fireworks. Family Friendly and great New Years Eve celebration location.|
|Sydney NYE Cruise||Harbour Spirit||Sydney Harbour||$795||Awesome huge luxury catamaran to see the sights on New Years Eve in Sydney. Normally great location and all inclusive tickets and packages|
|Sydney New Year's Eve Dining||Aqua Dining||Milsons Point||$995||Normally Multi-Course New Years Celebration Dining. Inclusive beverages. Prime position seats and dining to the NYE Sydney Fireworks Display at Milsons Point. Welcome 2021 in style!|
|Aria Signature NYE||Aria||Sydney||$300||Always Incredible Sydney NYE tasting menu to delight your taste buds. Two sittings. Celebration New Years dining package into 2021. Awesome location to see the fireworks.|
|New Year's Eve at L'Aqua||L'Aqua||Sydney||$195||Normally Multi Course NYE Dining including Drinks package. Sydney's famous Darling Harbour New Years Fireworks. Family Friendly Event.|
|Sydney New Year’s Eve Restaurant||Ripples||Milsons Point||$795|
Awesome Multi-Course Degustation Dinner to celebrate Sydney NYE. Beverages. Great views of Sydney New Years Fireworks from a fabulous Sydney Harbour waterfront location.
|New Year's Eve Dining||Rossini at the Quay||Sydney||$395||All Inclusive New Years Restaurant Dinner and Drinks. Fantastic Sydney NYE Fireworks views. Family Friendly in great location.|
|New Year’s Eve Party Cruise||Galene||Sydney Harbour||$650||Sydney New Years Charter cruise. Incredible views of the Sydney NYE Fireworks and party. Galene is part of Harbour of Light Parade (TBC). Come and enjoy as Sydney welcomes 2021.|
|NYE Darling Harbour Party||Cargo Bar and Lounge||Sydney||TBC||A sensational New Years awaits in great location on Sydney's famous Darling Harbour. Normally has featured entertainment. Usually includes some very nice options to see in the new year party style!|
|Sydney New Year's Eve Party||Campbell Stores||The Rocks||TBC||Awesome iconic Sydney location with views of Sydney Harbour and the Sydney NYE Fireworks display. You'll be treated to an offering of substantial delights and refreshing beverages. This venue always has fabulous entertainment all from a spectacular vantage point to bring in the new year.|
|Sydney NYE Party||Bungalow 8||Sydney||TBC||Great location in Sydney to welcome in the New Year. Typically offer various packages including VIP and booths. LIVE acts. NYE Sydney Bungalow 8 and Loft details expected December 2020.|
|New Year’s Eve||All Hands Brewing House||Sydney||TBC||Fireworks Views. Dining Packages. Great Food. Beer Garden. Family Friendly.|
|New Year's Eve||Beer Deluxe||King St Wharf||Free||Celebrate the start of the New Year with a craft beer in hand at Beer Deluxe. Expect LIVE music, great food and of course a curated tap list featuring some exciting brews.|
|NYE Party above Sydney||The Sydney Boulevard Hotel||Sydney||TBC||New Years Harbour fireworks views. Restaurant canapes & beverages packages. Family Friendly. Live Music. Accommodation available.|
|NYE Party||The Argyle||The Rocks||TBC||Live Entertainment. Food and Drink packages. NYE VIP party packages.|
|New Year's Eve at Portside||Portside Sydney Opera House||Sydney||TBC||Exclusive Sydney NYE Views. Iconic location at Sydney Opera House. NYE packages usually includes Free Flowing Drinks, Exquisite Food and Entertainment.|
|Harbour Party New Year's Eve||Luna Park||Milsons Point||TBC||LIVE entertainment. Unlimited Luna Park Rides. Spectacular Sydney NYE Fireworks Views.|
|NYE Dinner at the Harbour Rocks Hotel||Harbour Rocks Hotel||Sydney||TBC||Fireworks Views from Rooftop Balcony. Uninterrupted Views. Offers usually include NYE Dinner or NYE Canape Packages.|
|NYE Opera Gala||Sydney Opera House||Sydney||TBC||NYE Gala performance. NYE Restaurant Packages usually include Pre-Dinner and Midnight Party Upgrade Options. Fantastic Fireworks Views, Close to the Action.|
|Home NYE Sydney||Home||Darling Harbour||TBC||Headline Entertainment. Eight Bars, Seven Dance floors. VIP rooftop packages available for Sydney NYE.|
|Sydney New Years Eve 2020||Royal Botanic Garden Sydney||Sydney||TBC||Five fantastic Sydney New Year's Eve locations. Great options for everyone.|
|New Year's Eve Sydney||Guylian Cafe||Circular Quay||TBC||Guylians delicious New Years Eve while watching the Sydney NYE fireworks at Circular Quay. Dining. Family friendly. Great location. Updated details expected December 2020.|
|New Year's Eve Sydney Cruises||Sail Australia||Sydney Harbour||TBC||Many NYE Cruise options. See in 2021 on Sydney Harbour with perfect views of the Sydney New Years fireworks. Lots to choose from.|
|NYE Party||Manly Wharf Hotel||Manly||TBC||DJ fun sets and special views of Sydney Harbour.|
|NYE Dining at Sake||Sake at The Rocks||The Rocks||TBC||Full A La Carte Menu. Minimum Spend after 8pm. Typically includes a complimentary glass of sparkling at midnight. Great location at Sydney's Rocks area.|
|New Year's Eve Pier One||Pier One Sydney Harbour||Sydney||TBC||Live music. All Inclusive NYE packages of food, drinks and entertainment.|
|New Year's Eve Dining 2020||Hard Rock Cafe||Darling Harbour||TBC||Usually offer various New Years Dinner or Dancing Packages. Unlimited Drinks. Fireworks Views. Sydney NYE Dining Packages and Family Friendly.|
|NYE Sydney Cruise Party||Silver Spirit||Sydney Harbour||TBC||Sydney Harbour New Years Cruise. Part of Harbour of Light Parade (TBC). All Inclusive Food and Drinks. Family Friendly.|
|Tex Mex New Year||El Camino Cantina||The Rocks||TBC||Normally a full A La Carte New Years menu with a Minimum Spend 8pm- 3am.|
|Sydney New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise Boats||Sydney Harbour Escapes||Sydney Harbour||TBC||Many different NYE Fireworks Cruise options and packages to celebrate New Years Eve Sydney 2020 in style. Tickets cruise options for adults and for families. And also charter cruise options for your own NYE party.|
|New Year's Eve in Style||Buckley's||Sydney||TBC||Live Music. Drinks and Canapes Packages. Stunning Sydney NYE Fireworks Views.|
|Ballroom NYE Cruise||Ballroom Cruise||Sydney Harbour||TBC||All inclusive Sydney NYE Cruise. Watch the Sydney New Years fireworks to see in the new year.|
|NYE in the City||The Morrison||Sydney||TBC||Awesome energy in this venue for New Years fun. Normally caters for many NYE Celebration options, including Early NYE Dining. Great food and service.|
|Sydney NYE Cruise||Fusion||Sydney Harbour||TBC||Cruise with all inclusive food & drinks. Sydney's fantastic fireworks with the best views. Family Friendly.|
|Celebrate New Year's Eve at Studio||Studio Sydney Tower||Sydney||TBC||Unparalleled Views. All Inclusive New Years Restaurant Dining and Beverages.|
|NYE Seafood Restaurant Dining||Doyles on the Beach||Watsons Bay||TBC||Multi Course Dinner. Panoramic City and Fireworks Views. Family Friendly.|
|New Year's Eve Party||New Hampton Hotel||Kings Cross||TBC||Treat yourself to some great NYE fare at this Central Sydney location. Always offers some fantastic food and celebrations drinks for welcoming the new year. Updated details expected December 2020.|
|New Year's Eve Restaurant Dining||The Cut Bar & Grill||The Rocks||TBC||Close to the Fireworks Displays. On NYE usually offers restaurant a la carte dining with a minimum spend after 8pm.|
For all the best event details see New Year’s Eve in Sydney.
New Year’s Eve Sydney Packages
Many of the Sydney NYE venues and cruises have inclusive packages. The inclusions may be food and drinks and show. But your should read all the material on the various options. Many of these operators they will provide discounts for early bird purchases or first release ticketing. It can be advantageous to be organised and have your planning sorted. It’s important to note that many of the Sydney NYE parties and events do sell out, such is the demand for the Sydney NYE party.
Around Sydney the restaurants, hotels, cruises, cafes and bars light up with superb NYE dining and entertainment options. Some of these NYE events will be a priority for many people and are in demand very early. Bookings can be swift so hurry.
Sydney NYE as a Focus for Tourism
The Sydney NYE festivities are held in the Australian Summer and many tourists make plans to attend this major event. There are a high proportion of international visitors as many holiday makers come down under. Sydney is such a fun place and the NYE activities certainly add to that. It’s interesting to note that a lot of tourists come to Sydney just for the NYE celebrations. So who knows who you might meet this NYE.