Where to book Sydney Opera House New Year’s Eve event tickets

Have an unbelievable start to 2020 with an opera followed by the midnight fireworks.

Sydney is famous for being one of the greatest places in the world to ring in the new year.

Pair that with a seat in the city's iconic Sydney Opera House for its New Year's Eve show and you've got a night that will be hard to forget.

Getting tickets to this event offers you a premier position to view both the 9pm and midnight fireworks.

Note: The 2019/2020 Sydney Opera House New Year's Eve events haven't been announced yet, but you can find information below about what was happening at the venue last year. We'll update the page once the event information is available.

The Sydney Opera Houses' New Year's shows:

Both La Bohème and The Opera Gala's intervals were perfectly timed with the 9pm fireworks display where you could step out and see the pyrotechnics display.

Guests were welcome to stay at the Opera House until the midnight fireworks. For unparalleled views, canapes, drinks and live entertainment, you could also book a spot at the Midnight Party. This could be added alongside your opera tickets when you booked.

How much were Opera Gala New Year's Eve tickets?

Seats Price
Platinum $1,422
Premium $499
A-Reserve $439
B-Reserve $379
C-Reserve $299
Wheelchair $299
Standing $199

How much were La Bohème Year’s Eve tickets?

Seats Price
Platinum $1,422
Premium $499
A-Reserve $439
B-Reserve $379
C-Reserve $299
D-Reserve $269
E-Reserve (No Stage View), Standing and wheelchair $199

Other events at Sydney Opera House on New Year's Eve:

Host to multiple dining and drinking venues, the Opera House puts on an event in more than just its concert halls. The 2019/2020 details are as follows:

  • New Year's Eve at Portside. French Champagne shall flow and canapes shall be eaten as you sit underneath the sails with unobstructed views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge as you ready yourself for a night of splendour. Price: From $795 per person
  • Opera Kitchen: Guarantee yourself a front row seat to the New Year's Eve action on Opera Kitchen. Get an absolute waterfront reserved table where canapes rove throughout the night and premium beverages. Finish off the night with the fireworks seen from a private viewing area. Price: From $1,295 per person (VIP Waterside Package).
  • Bennelong: Savor into a five-course degustation menu, paired with premium wines, all served at Bennelong within the sails of Sydney Opera House. Price: $1,690 per person.
  • Opera Bar: Each year Opera Bar hosts a themed outdoor party with food through the night. It is an 18+ event. Price: $499.50 per person.

What you should know about a New Year's Eve at Sydney Opera House:

Is there a dress code?

For New Year's Eve events at Sydney Opera House, a dress code is in place.

Where can I buy Sydney Opera House New Year's Eve tickets?

Tickets for Platinum, Premium, A-, B-, C- and D-Reserve seats for both La Bohème can be booked here and tickets for Opera Gala can be purchased here. Just click on the seats you'd like to purchase above and you'll be able to complete your order.

Can I watch the New Year's Eve fireworks from Sydney Opera House?

If you've purchased tickets to an event or dinner listed on this page, then you'll be able to view the fireworks from the venue. Check the terms and conditions on the specific event you're attending for more details about where you can access on the big night.

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    IgorNovember 12, 2018

    We live at Milsons Point and would like to watch NY fire works from Bradford Park.. Do we need to buy tickets?

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      JoshuaNovember 25, 2018Staff

      Hi Igor,

      Thanks for getting in touch with finder. I hope all is well with you. :)

      It’s nice to know that you’re preparing for the NY Fireworks. I would assume that you are referring to Bradfield Park. It is a popular site for families. It offers views of the eastern and western sides of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. As of this time, I’ve looked into their official website and there’s no fee to get inside. The place opens from 8 am until 1 am.

      I hope this helps. Should you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to reach us out again.

      Have a wonderful day!


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