Sydney Events

There’s always something going on in this vibrant, cosmopolitan city. Home to some of the world’s top sporting events, concerts and festivals, don’t miss your chance to be in on the action at PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney.

November 2018

Star Wars Identities: The Exhibition

Designed for visitors of all ages, explore your own identity and learn about the forces that shape you through a series of interactive stations within the exhibition. Each answer you give will define a unique Star Wars character that you’ll create and meet at the end of the exhibition.

When: 16 November 2018 to 10 June 2019
Where: Powerhouse Museum

January 2019

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - The Musical

Roald Dahl’s delicious tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, is a delectable treat featuring songs from the original film, including Pure Imagination, The Candy Man and I’ve Got a Golden Ticket, alongside a brand new, toe-tapping Broadway score.

When: 5 January to 19 May 2019
Where: Capitol Theatre

The Calyx: Plants with Bite

Plants with Bite tells the story of the captivating and bizarre world of carnivorous plants. As fascinating as they are horrifying, these plants are truly a miracle of evolution.

When: 1 January to 30 September 2019
Where: Royal Botanic Garden

March 2019

West Side Story on Sydney Harbour

In 2019, the landmark musical takes the iconic stage at Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, with famous songs including ‘Tonight, ‘I Feel Pretty’ and ‘America’ ringing out into the balmy night air. Featuring fireworks every night and a pop-up venue with comfortable grandstand seating, West Side Story on Sydney Harbour will be a night to remember.

When: 22 March to 21 April 2019
Where: Mrs Macquaries Point

Saturday Night Fever

Based on the 1977 movie starring John Travolta, this is the story of Tony Manero and his quest to break free from conformity and become king of the club. Packed with disco classics including the Bee Gees’ hits Stayin’ Alive, How Deep Is Your Love, Night Fever, Tragedy and More Than A Woman, this is Saturday Night Fever revitalised for a new generation with explosive energy and sensational choreography. The disco fever is contagious – don’t miss it!

When: 27 March to 26 May 2019
Where: Sydney Lyric Theatre

April 2019

Mind Body Spirit Festival

The festival brings you the very best in health, wellness and spiritual guidance and is the largest of its kind. Celebrating 30 years, you can learn from over 200 exhibitors, attend free inspirational seminars, book yourself a psychic reading, try some body pampering, watch the free stage performances, join a free meditation session or taste some delicious health foods!

When: 4 to 7 April 2019
Where: ICC Sydney


Boyzone were one of the most endearing groups to emerge from the “boy band” music sphere and 90’s commercial pop. They also happen to be one of the most successful bands in Ireland and the UK. Joining us for one night only at ICC it is an event not to be missed. 

When: 5 April 2019
Where: ICC Sydney

Sydney Royal Easter Show

The Sydney Royal Easter Show is a celebration of Australian culture, from our rural traditions to our modern day lifestyles, providing unique experiences for everyone. Every Easter, the country and city join together at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, for twelve days of agricultural competitions, animal experiences, live entertainment, carnival fun, shopping and much more. 

When: 12 to 23 April 2019
Where: Sydney Showground

Sydney Comedy Festival

The Sydney Comedy Festival is Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event. Every April and May, hundreds of the world’s funniest comedians take to stages across Sydney to entertain an audience of more than 120,000 people, followed by a 50+ stop Showcase Tour across Australia that performs to over 25,000 annually. 

When: 22 April to 19 May 2019
Where: Various locations in Sydney

May 2019

Doctor Jane Goodall

The similarities between animals and humans might seem obvious to us now (see: any major political race or the state of reality TV), but this was not always the case. Dr Jane Goodall Uncovered the complexity of social and familial life within groups of wild chimpanzees, highlight the connection between humans and our closest living relatives. 

When: 5 May 2019
Where: ICC Sydney

Human Nature: Live More Love Tour

Human Nature, have announced they are making a triumphant return home in 2019. They will embark on a dazzling national tour that will form a celebration for their loyal fans on the eve of the group’s amazing 30 years of making music together.

When: 10 May 2019
Where: ICC Sydney