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 2023. The details of things to do for ideas on NYE fun events in Sydney for 31st December2022. We’ve got all the details on the bets events for what’s on Sydney NYE.
|New Year's Eve in Style||Buckley's||Sydney||TBC||Live Music. Drinks and Canapes Packages. Stunning Sydney NYE Fireworks Views.|
|New Year's Eve Dining||Rossini at the Quay||Sydney||TBC||All Inclusive New Years Restaurant Dinner and Drinks. Fantastic Sydney NYE Fireworks views. Family Friendly in great location.|
|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 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!|
|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.|
|NYE at Luna Park||Luna Park||Milsons Point||$139|
LIVE entertainment. Unlimited Rides. Spectacular Fireworks Views. Included Food and Beverage Voucher.
|NYE Seafood Restaurant Dining||Doyles on the Beach||Watsons Bay||TBC||Multi Course Dinner. Panoramic City and Fireworks Views. Family Friendly.|
|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.|
|‘Creating Memories’ New Year's Eve 2022||6Head Sydney Restaurant||The Rocks||$690|
A fantastic Sydney Restaurant on the water at The Rocks with incredible location and views for the Sydney Fireworks. Full NYE opulent 6 course restaurant dining package with Waterfront and Indoor Options. There are VIP options but hurry as Tickets are selling fast.
|Sydney New Year’s Eve Dining||City Extra||Circular Quay||$485|
Awesome Harbourside restaurant location with spectacular views to the Sydney NYE fireworks and party celebrations. 4 Course NYE Dinner. All inclusive packages with no more to pay. Package price includes all beverages all night – sparkling, beers, wines, spirits, cocktails, soft drinks, juices, teas and coffees. Families welcome and kids under 18 are only $200. Great live entertainment to see out 2022.
|New Year's Eve Dinner 2022||Sir Stamford||Circular Quay||$549|
Unforgettable NYE Dining Experience. Includes Dinner Menu with Matching Wines, Dessert Buffet & Champagne Cocktail and Charcuterie on arrival. LIVE entertainment. Champagne at Midnight plus exclusive NYE fireworks views from the rooftop. Accommodation also available. Be quick!
|New Year's Eve Sydney Cruises||Sail Australia||Sydney Harbour||TBC||Many NYE Cruise options. See in 2023 on Sydney Harbour with perfect views of the Sydney New Years fireworks. Lots to choose from.|
|New Year's Eve Dining 2022||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.|
|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.|
|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 2022 in style. Tickets cruise options for adults and for families. And also charter cruise options for your own NYE party.|
|Sydney New Years Eve 2022||Royal Botanic Garden Sydney||Sydney||TBC||Five fantastic Sydney New Year's Eve locations. Great options for everyone.|
|NYE Sydney Dining||Aria||Sydney||$300|
Incredible Sydney NYE Dining. At the Early Sitting enjoy four course dinner to delight your taste buds into 2023 before wandering off to enjoy the fireworks. For the NYE Main Event Late Sitting be treated to an incredible six-course tasting menu with Champagne on Arrival and at midnight plus premium wines throughout the evening and a take home gift.
|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.|
|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.|
|NYE at Taronga Zoo||Taronga Zoo||Mosman||$200|
Enjoy NYE at Taronga Zoo with great picnic style outdoor areas. Enjoy great harbour views for the midnight fireworks and fantastic LIVE entertainment. Plus experience some of Taronga’s wildlife before dark. BYO food and non-alcoholic drinks or purchase food and drinks including alcoholic drinks on site.
|New Years Eve at Q||Q Station||Manly||TBC||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.|
|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.|
|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 2022.|
|NYE Party||Manly Wharf Hotel||Manly||TBC||DJ fun sets and special views of Sydney Harbour.|
|Celebrate New Year's Eve at Studio||Studio Sydney Tower||Sydney||TBC||Unparalleled Views. All Inclusive New Years Restaurant Dining and Beverages.|
|Home NYE Sydney||Home||Darling Harbour||TBC||Headline Entertainment. Eight Bars, Seven Dance floors. VIP rooftop packages available for Sydney NYE.|
|New Year’s Eve Party Cruise||Galene||Sydney Harbour||$650|
6 Hour New Years Eve Fully Catered Cruise on Sydney Harbour. Prime views of the Sydney NYE Fireworks from the vessels huge upper deck. All Inclusive Food and Beverages.
|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 2022.|
|Sydney NYE Cruise||Fusion||Sydney Harbour||TBC||Cruise with all inclusive food & drinks. Sydney's fantastic fireworks with the best views. Family Friendly.|
|NYE Party||The Argyle||The Rocks||TBC||Live Entertainment. Food and Drink packages. NYE VIP party packages.|
|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 Fireworks Cruise||Harbour Spirit||Sydney Harbour||$495|
Cruise in luxury this New Years Eve 2022 on Sydney Harbour. See the fireworks from the two spacious outer decks aboard this fabulous catamaran.
|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 2022.|
|New Year's Eve Pier One||Pier One Sydney Harbour||Sydney||TBC||Live music. All Inclusive NYE packages of food, drinks and entertainment.|
|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.|
|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 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.|
|Celebrate NYE 2022||Tayim Restaurant & Bar||The Rocks||$269|
Enjoy a deluxe middle eastern inspired 8 course dinner with matched wines and champagne on arrival an access pass to the Circular Quay New Year Eve precinct. Also offering a Diamond package that includes LIVE entertainment and private viewing of the Sydney Fireworks.
|New Year's Eve at L'Aqua||L'Aqua||Sydney||TBC||Normally Multi Course NYE Dining including Drinks package. Sydney's famous Darling Harbour New Years Fireworks. Family Friendly Event.|
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.