Planning on heading into Sydney this new years? New years events in Sydney have some of the most picturesque locations that will be very popular come December.
Exclusive water-front picnic at Royal Botanic Gardens
Sydney's favourite garden will once again welcome 2020 from it's desirable vantage point.
This self-catered picnic-style event is perfect for groups of all ages, including families with children. Ticket holders will enjoy stunning waterfront views over the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, family friendly atmosphere, BYO food and drink in a secured limited capacity holding area.
The picnic area will be located on the Mare & Foal Statue Lawn, and visitors will be able to gain admission from 5pm onwards. Information on ticket prices can be found on the Royal Botanic Garden's website.
To reach the Royal Botanic Gardens from Coogee Beach there are a few options. One of the quicker involves a two minute walk to Randwick Rugby Club, followed by the 374 Bus, which passes through the Museum of Sydney on Phillip street. From there the gardens are a short five minute walk. If you are time poor we recommend taking an uber, which will take approximately fifteen minutes from the hotel.
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Enjoy an elevated view from Dudley Page Reserve
Located on Military road in Dover Heights, Dudley's Page Reserve is a great option for a more low key, family friendly vibe for to see in the start to 2020.
The capacity of the venue is typically 2,500 with the option to take advantage of the onsite food stalls and licenced bar for the adults. Free kids rides and face painting have been a hit in recent years and will continue to be featured this year round. You will need to bring your own picnic rug. Low chairs without legs are permitted on site as well.
Tickets are now currently on sale for $40 per adult, with concession passes (5 - 16 years of age and pensioners) costing $20 per person.
Family Friendly new years event Sydney - Pirrama Park
Located on Pirrama road in Pyrmont sits a 1.8 hectare park on the harbour with a sheltered bay, playground and areas for picnics and BBQ's. Pirrama Park remains one of the most sought after New years events in Sydney.
Family and friends will be in ore of the spectacular view across the western side of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and harbour.
The event will incorporate onsite licenced bar with on site food for sale. Opening time typically begin from 2pm until 1am the following day. Tickets are from $199.85, with the inclusion of a special menu by Jimmy Liks Catering. The kid's menu for children under 12 includes carrot, capsicum and cheese sticks, barbecued chicken and chocolate mousse. The entry ticket for children is $177.13 including BOOKING FEE + GST. Children under 5 are free.
Iconic beach firework display as Coogee lights up
The annual Coogee fireworks display can organised by Randwick Council continues to be a treasured event across the leafy hidden eastern suburbs location. There is a variety of vantage spots to capture the production including from Goldstein Reserve, Grant Reserve, Trenerry Reserve and Dunningham Reserve. Coogee Beach remains one of the most popular new years events in Sydney outside of the cbd.
With Crown Plaza Coogee Beach on your doorstep, this is certainly one of the most convenient and cost effective ways to enjoy a memorable occasion with family and loved ones. The event is free of change with strict alcohol restrictions around the beach area.
Looking for a healthy start to the new year? Neighboring cafe Coco Bliss sits on Coogee Bay road has a great range Acai Bowls including probiotics, coconut yoghurt, raspberry coulis and fresh strawberry.
Looking for family accommodation across your new years break. Rooms at Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach are the perfect choice for couples and families. Enjoy specious rooms with light and fresh interiors, plus a unique local coastal atmosphere. Your full selection of accommodation room types can be found here.