What's ON in Sydney

There is no denying it: Sydney is the premier city for events in Australia. The city ends each year and kicks-off every new-year with a world-renowned display of fireworks. There are countless festivals, cultural exhibitions, days of celebration, and sporting events filling Sydney’s calendar. With the ability to entice people to from around the world, Sydney is always buzzing with activity, no matter which season!

  1. EQ Village Markets

    Saturday 29 April to Saturday 29 December 2018 , Moore Park

    EQ Village Markets is Sydney's finest producers market. It offers a wide range of top quality produce at a great price in one very convenient location, just 10 minutes from the Sydney Central Business District! Enjoy the lively atmosphere...

    29 Apr - 29 Dec
  2. Carriageworks Farmers Market

    Saturday 29 April to Saturday 16 December 2017 , Redfern And Waterloo

    Carriageworks Farmers Market is an award-winning authentic Farmers Market held every Saturday in the heart of Redfern in Sydney. This renowned market features seasonal produce including organic and bio-dynamic foods from farmers and artisan...

    29 Apr - 16 Dec
  3. Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives

    Saturday 29 April to Sunday 30 April 2017 , Pyrmont

    Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives uses the latest CT scanning technology to take you beyond the wrappings and coffins to discover what lies within. Six mummies from the British Museum collection, estimated to be between 1,800 and...

    29 Apr - 30 Apr
  4. Hunter Valley Wine and Food Festival

    Monday 01 May to Friday 30 June 2017 , Pokolbin

    Hunter Valley Wine and Food Festival is back and it's bigger than ever, now spanning a two month period. It is the much anticipated annual event which showcases the region's diverse wine and food culture with a series of themed activities throughout...

    01 May - 30 Jun
  5. Wings Over Illawarra

    Saturday 06 May to Sunday 07 May 2017 , Albion Park

    The best annual airshow in NSW, and situated right on Sydney's doorstep! See jaw-dropping aerobatics, relive the past with a spectacular display of classic warbirds and amazing vintage aircraft of yesteryear. Be inspired by the Australian...

    06 May - 07 May
  6. Ironman Australia

    Sunday 07 May 2017 , Port Macquarie

    Established in 1985, IRONMAN Australia remains an iconic global event - taking place in Port Macquarie, New South Wales - four hours north of Sydney. From the swim course in Hastings River to the bike course along the Pacific Ocean and run course...

    07 May
  7. Liverpool FC v Sydney FC

    Wednesday 24 May 2017 , Sydney Olympic Park

    Sydney will host English Premier League giants Liverpool FC on the 24th of May, 2017. Liverpool FC will bring a squad of best available First Team players to take on Sydney FC at ANZ Stadium. Don't miss this special opportunity to see Liverpool...

    24 May
  8. Port to Port Mountain Race

    Thursday 25 May to Sunday 28 May 2017 , Newcastle

    The Port to Port MTB is an annual four day MTB stage race across the iconic local scenery of Newcastle, Port Stephens and the Hunter region. The race is designed to be fun and challenging for riders of all levels, from recreational to competitive. Port...

    25 May - 28 May
  9. Vivid Sydney - Light, Music and Ideas

    Friday 26 May to Saturday 17 June 2017 , Sydney Harbour

    Vivid Sydney is a unique annual event of light, music and ideas, featuring an outdoor 'gallery' of extraordinary lighting sculptures, a cutting-edge contemporary music program, some of the world's most important creative industry forums and,...

    26 May - 17 Jun
  10. Holden State of Origin II NSW versus QLD

    Wednesday 21 June 2017 , Sydney Olympic Park

    State versus State, mate versus mate, with over 35 years of history, Holden State of Origin continues to be a pinnacle event on the NRL major events calendar. Be there to be a part of one of Australia's unique sporting experiences!

    21 Jun
  11. Arsenal FC are coming to Sydney in 2017!

    Thursday 13 July to Saturday 15 July 2017 , Sydney Olympic Park

    Arsenal FC is one of world football's oldest and most iconic clubs, having formed in 1889 and won 13 League titles and 12 FA Cups in its 129 year history. English Premier League giants Arsenal are set to play back-to-back blockbusters against...

    13 Jul - 15 Jul
  12. The Sun-Herald City2Surf presented by Westpac

    Sunday 13 August 2017 , City Centre

    Runners of all ages, all abilities and from all over Australia will be gearing up for The Sun-Herald City2Surf presented by Westpac. The iconic 14 kilometre event, serious runners and first-timers alike are invited to ‘save the date’ for...

    13 Aug
  13. Bledisloe Cup - Qantas Wallabies vs All Blacks

    Saturday 19 August 2017 , Sydney Olympic Park

    The ultimate trans-Tasman battle culminates on 19 August, when the Qantas Wallabies face off against arch rivals the All Blacks to try to win back the Bledisloe Cup. To celebrate the annual battle, a week-long Sydney-based festival of rugby...

    19 Aug
  14. Blackmores Sydney Running Festival

    Sunday 17 September 2017 , Sydney North

    Described as one of the most scenic and spectacular courses in Australia, the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival attracts around 33,000 participants annually. In 2013 the Blackmores Sydney Marathon was the first Australian marathon to be...

    17 Sep
  15. Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

    Sunday 24 September to Sunday 15 October 2017 , City Centre

    Beautiful tells the inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise from songwriter to superstar. It's the story of a girl who fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the time she reached her twenties, was writing...

    24 Sep - 15 Oct
  16. L’Etape Australia by Le Tour de France

    Friday 01 December to Sunday 03 December 2017 , Kosciuszko

    The count-down is on for the first Tour de France event to be held in Australia! L'Étape Australia by Le Tour de France is a cycling event run under professional conditions for amateurs. Featuring closed roads, a challenging route, a Sprint...

    01 Dec - 03 Dec
  17. Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    Tuesday 26 December 2017 , Double Bay

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will be conducted on the waters of Sydney Harbour, the Tasman Sea, Storm Bay and the Derwent River. Over the past 70 years, the Rolex Sydney Hobart has become an icon of Australia's summer sport, ranking...

    26 Dec
  18. Sydney New Year's Eve at Darling Harbour

    Sunday 31 December 2017 , Darling Harbour

    Celebrate the New Year with a spectacular, family friendly fireworks display at Darling Harbour. With flame and light shows every hour from 7pm as well as land and water based fireworks at 9pm and midnight. Sydney New Year’s Eve at Darling Harbour...

    31 Dec
  19. Sydney New Years Eve

    Sunday 31 December 2017 , City Centre

    There's no better place to welcome the new year than in Sydney - the New Year's Eve Capital of the World. Be one of the first in the world to welcome the new year as Sydney dazzles you with its world-class event and a spectacular midnight fireworks...

    31 Dec