Sydney is renowned throughout the world for being The Place To Be’on 31st December each year. About 1 billion people are expected to tune in worldwide to watch what could be Sydney’s biggest show since the 2000 Olympics.

Below are our recommendations (in alphabetical order) of venues with a view of the Sydney Harbour Bridge:

  • 360 Bar & Dining, $680 (adults only)
  • All Occasion Cruises, from $550
  • Altitude Restaurant, from $1,150
  • Aqua Blue Charters, from $450
  • Aqua Dining, $875
  • Bar at the End of the Wharf, $275
  • Barangaroo, $29.50 adults, $14.50 concessions, $5 (3-15 years), children under 3 are free
  • Bass & Flinders Cruises, from $175
  • Bennelong, $1,350
  • Beyond the Wharf, from $150 adults, $125 children
  • Blue Room Cruise, $1,200
  • Botanic Gardens Resturant, $500, adults only
  • Bradleys Head: the Mast Precinct, $45 adults, $15 5-15 years, children under 5 years are free, $100 families of 4
  • Bradley’s Head: Athol Lawn Precinct, $30 adults, $15 5-15 years, children under 5 are free, $70 families of 4
  • Bradley’s Head: Amphitheatre, $75 adults, $35 5-15 years, children under 5 years are free, families of 4 $180, sold out
  • Buckleys, $295
  • Cafe Mix, $190 adults, $95 children for the first sitting at 6pm for the 9pm fireworks, $350 adults, $125 children for the second sitting at 9pm for the midnight fireworks
  • Cafe Sydney, $tbc
  • Cahill Expressway, free – but entry by ballot only, which closes 30th November
  • Captain Cook Cruises, from $125
  • Clark Island ‘Island Lounge’, $375 adults, $225 5-15 years, children under 5 years are free
  • Clearview Cruise, from $850
  • Cockatoo Island, sites left from $561.40
  • Cruise Bar: Destination NYE, $84
  • Cruise Bar: White Masquerade New York Party, from $308
  • Darling Island, $299 adults, $100 (6-12 years), $40 (2-5 years)
  • Doltone House at Jones Bay Wharf, $299 adults, $100 (6-12 years), $40 (2-5 years)
  • Dudley Page Reserve, $35 adults (including 1 child under 5 years), $15 5-16 years/concessions
  • East Bank, $tbc
  • Fantasea Cruises, from $250
  • Fort Denison
  • Fusion Cruises, $595 adults, $495 children (under 12 years)
  • Glenmore Roof Terrace, $295
  • Goat Island, $195 adults, $130 5-15 years, children under 5 years are free. General Admission tickets are sold out, but there are some still available for the wheelchair-accessible area.
  • Hacienda, $800
  • Harbour Hoopla, $299
  • Henry Deanes at The Palisade Hotel, $790 on level 5 and $490 on level 4
  • Intercontinental Sydney Harbour Room, $490
  • Luna Park Harbour Party, from $139 (adults only)
  • Harringtons at Quay West, from $315
  • Kelly’s Bar & Grill, $175 adults, $115 children (13-17 years)
  • Kirribilli Club, $220 (adults only)
  • Lawn with a View
  • Legend Cruises, rrp $495 or $399 through us
  • LuMi Bar & Dining, $tbc
  • Majestic Cruises, $1,100
  • MCA Roof Terrace: FACT, from $225 (adults only)
  • Midnight at the Oasis, Royal Botanic Gardens, $419, adults only
  • MV Epicure, from $660
  • Nielsen Park, $30 adults, $15 5-15 years, children under 5 are free
  • North Head, Free
  • O Bar and Dining, Lounge $475, Restaurant $595
  • Opera Bar, $440
  • Opera Kitchen, $1,200
  • Park Hyatt: The Gallery, $450 adults, $225 children up to 12 years
  • Park Hyatt: The Guest House with Belvedere Vodka, $495 (adults only)
  • Pier One, $499
  • Pirrama Park Wharf, $176 adults, $154 children, children under 5 are free
  • Pontoon Cruise, $625
  • Portobello Caffe, $tbc
  • Portside, $550
  • Prestige Harbour Cruises, $550
  • Q Dining, $399 adults, $279 children (under 12 years)
  • Quay Restaurant Dinner, $1,500
  • Quay Restaurant: Cocktail Party, $600
  • Quay Station: Seafood Party, $199 adults, $75 5-12 years, $35 1-4 years
  • Quay Station: Degustation Dinner Party, $229 adults, $169 9-12 years
  • Ripples Milsons Point, $695
  • Rhythm Boat, $520
  • Rosman Cruises, from $300
  • Rossini, $350 adults, $175 children (under 18 years)
  • Sail Australia, from $175
  • Sails on Lavender Bay, $725
  • Seadeck, $595
  • Shark Island Party, $225 Adults, $160 5-15 years, children under 5 years are free
  • Sir Stamford Hotel (including the rooftop for the 9pm and 12am fireworks), $649
  • Starship Sydney Cruise, $675
  • Strickland House, $35 16+ years, $20 children (5-15 years), children under 5 are free
  • Studio, $680 (adults only)
  • Sydney Boulevard Hotel – 25th Floor Restaurant, $269 adults, $125 children (under 18 years), children under 5 are free
  • Sydney Cove Oyster Bar, $850
  • Sydney Event Cruises, $600
  • Sydney Harbour Boat Tours, from $tbc
  • Sydney Harbour Escape Cruises, from $300
  • Sydney Heritage Fleet
  • Sydney Observatory, $295 (adults only)
  • Sydney Opera House: Opera Gala with Midnight Party, from $648
  • Sydney Opera House: La Boheme with Midnight Party, from $499
  • Sydney Pearl Cruises, $495
  • Sydney Showboat Cruises, $1,000 (7 years plus)
  • Sydney Tower Eye: Observation Deck, $90 adults, $50 children (4-15 years)
  • Sydney Tower Eye: Skywalk, $250 adults, $160 children (8-15 years)
  • Sydney Tower Buffet, $550 adults, $250 children (3-12 years)
  • Tallship Cruises, $949
  • Taronga Centre: Glitz & Glamour, $595 adults, $425 13-18 years, $275 4-12 years, $10 0-3 years
  • Taronga Centre: Celebrate Sydney, $495 (adults only)
  • Taronga Centre: Patrons Buffet, $225
  • Taronga Zoo, from $190
  • The Island, $tbc
  • The Point, $ (adults only)
  • View by Sydney, $295
  • Wangi Queen Cruise, $590
  • Waterfront/Wolfies, $620 adults, $420 children
  • Water Taxis Combined, from $195
  • Wonderlist at Watson’s Bay Hotel, from $79
  • Yellow Water Taxis, from $220 adults, $175 children
  • Yukis at the Quay, from $203
  • Zushi Barangaroo with access to Barangaroo Reserve, from $155

We can help you get tickets for the hottest events in town! Contact us for details.

Please note, all prices are subject to change and availability. If it is crossed out, it has sold out.

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