New Years Eve in Ultimo, Sydney

New Year’s Eve in Ultimo, Sydney at Vulcan Hotel

Spend the night celebrating with family and friends, say goodbye to the year and bring in the new one with style in Sydney. There are unlimited choices for you to party or just get a view of the stunning pyrotechnics display that will light up the sky over the Sydney Harbour. There is a reason why this is a world-famous event for NYE in Sydney as it is one of kind!

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Whether you are wanting to spend time with family at the free vantage points, party on an island with your mates or hit up the rooftop bars and clubs in the area you will have an amazing night. When it comes to dinner there is a range of riverside restaurants for you to choose from or plenty of delicious inner-city venues with entertainment.

Sydney New Year’s Eve Fireworks - 31 December 2018

You will be spoilt by one of a kind Sydney Harbour fireworks display and is truly an unforgettable sight. You are spoilt for locations to watch this stunning event and enjoy your night to the fullest no matter your plans.

New Years Eve Celebrations Schedule in Sydney

6.00pm - Pre-show entertainment - Flying aerial display just for NYE

6.50pm - Water Display in Sydney Harbour + Encore Flying aerial display

7.30pm - Smoking Ceremony

9.00pm - Family fireworks

9.08pm - Welcoming Ceremony traditional cultural performance

9.08pm - Sydney Harbour Light Parade

12.00 Midnight  - Main fireworks display

Sydney NYE Accommodation at Vulcan Hotel

Vulcan Hotel has a range of beautiful boutique apartments with amazing customer service to choose from. Convenient inner city location in Ultimo, positioned on the corner of Mary Ann Street at 500 Wattle St. There is easy access by all types of transport at your doorstep making it an ideal base for your celebrations out in the city.  

  • Shoebox King Single
  • Standard Queen
  • Standard Twin
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Twin
  • Studio Apartment

Perfect for smaller groups, couples and families travelling to Ultimo for New Year's Eve. Get your accommodation sorted early, don't miss out on this great location.

View the Vulcan Hotel Boutique Apartments

Getting around Ultimo, Sydney on NYE

All public transport options will require a prepaid Opal card. You can find all the information required here. For live updates, you can follow @Busesinfo, @transinfo and @Ferriesinfo and @livetrafficsyd on twitter.

Best Vantage Points for NYE Fireworks in Sydney - Free

  • Birchgrove Park - Birchgrove
  • Bradfield Park - Milsons Point
  • Cremorne Point - Cremorne Point
  • Darling Harbour - Darling Harbour
  • Dawes Point ( Tar-ra) Park - The Rocks
  • Duff Reserve - Point Piper
  • Dumaresq Reserve - Rose Bay
  • Elkington Park - Balmain
  • Embarkation Park - Potts Point
  • Illoura Reserve - Balmain East
  • Lookes Avenue Reserve - Balmain East
  • Manly Cove - Manly
  • Manns Point - Greenwich
  • Mary Booth Reserve - Kirribilli
  • McKell Park - Darling Point
  • Mort Bay Park - Birchgrove
  • Mrs Macquaries Point - Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
  • Murray Rose Pool & Blackburn Gardens
  • North Head - Manly
  • Observatory Hill Park - Millers Point
  • Pirrama Park - Pyrmont
  • Pyrmont Bay Park - Pyrmont
  • Robertson Park - Watsons Bay
  • Rose Bay Foreshore - Rose Bay
  • Rushcutters Bay Park - Darling Point
  • Simmons Point - Balmain east
  • Sydney Opera House - Sydney
  • The Rocks - The Rocks
  • Thornton Park - Balmain East
  • West Circular Quay - The Rocks
  • Yarranabbe Park - Darling Point
  • Yurulbin Park - Birchgrove

Best New Year’s Eve Party Options in Sydney - Ticketed