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Hyde Park entertainment

What fun in the city with the Sydney Festival. The free entertainment was great, lots of people... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
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What a unique and great experience. You can dive, fall and swim in this "sea" of more than a... read more

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20 Jan 2018
“Briefs - boylesque”
15 Aug 2017
“Hyde Park entertainment”
January is a magical time in Sydney, and the Sydney Festival provides additional excitement and activity to an already buzzing summer vibe. Performances and activities are held all over the city, in both open spaces and in great venues, including...more
2-12 Angel Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing show. Absolutely loved it. Was funny, witty, sexy, athletic. Excellent venue. Easy ticket purchase. Easy parking even though right in city. Also got to experience other festival things. Down side - toilets were nasty but tjen it is public toilets at a public event.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

What fun in the city with the Sydney Festival. The free entertainment was great, lots of people, food and drink available, perfect weather. But what we didn't like was that the advertised times stated 3 hours earlier than the start time. We got caught out...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

1600th review and what a great way to celebrate. I love the free events at the Sydney festival and this is one of the best. Unfortunately this year is the final one at the Domain - now moving out west to the growing population base...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Albywon
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Sydney Festival is one of the joys of summer in Sydney. The city - and increasingly beyond - is a mass of colour, events, shows and general fun and mayhem. Each year the Artistic Director strives to once again enthrall us with a smorgasbord of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

What a unique and great experience. You can dive, fall and swim in this "sea" of more than a million balls. All in white. White carpets, beach chairs and umbrellas on the "beach" Everyone was having a great time. This beach is on an international...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Dajoma
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We are mainly focused on the drama, dance and physical theatre at the Festival. It is difficult coming to this from out of town, as many shows are only on for a limited time over the month. We have not been disappointed by what we...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank J0anned568
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Sydney Festival has been running for over 40 years that guarantees the young and old fun times during January every year. This is the perfect opportunity for locals and tourists to see Sydney at it’s best when crisscrossing the city and enjoying the many free...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Paulie S
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Great place for fun. Food mmmmmmm. House of mirrors a must do. The hair salon amazing. Roller skating was lots of fun. To old for this. Music x

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank rovi14
Reviewed 27 January 2016

An awesome and magical feel through out the entire city. Best of all its very cheap and very worth walking around and looking for awesome acts.

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Logan T
Reviewed 21 January 2016

The venue in Hyde Park was advertised to open at noon. We headed there Tuesday and arrived to find the place pretty much deserted. The food vendors - were opened (about 3)...but nothing was going on.....we walked the empty venue for 30 minutes.... Couldn't find...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
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shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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