City or city break this festive season

Photo by Jarrad Seng.

If you are going to be in Sydney for Christmas or New Year Eve this year, then you are in for a real treat. There are plenty of events going on, from harbour boat parties, Sydney Harbour Bridge fireworks, spectacular hotel function packages and festivals.

To help you prepare for the biggest week of the year, here are a couple of places to think about. If you haven’t booked, then you need to get on this, as spaces are limited.

Pier One Sydney Harbour
11 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay NSW 2000, Australia
P: +61 2 8298 9999 | Australia-wide Free Call: 1800 780 485
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The Ultimate Christmas Day Lunch Buffet
Pier One are offering a care-free Christmas Lunch, with an all you can eat Christmas Lunch Buffet.
Fresh seafood station, live roast carving, plenty of sides and salads to go around and of course, delicious wine, beer and juices.
Tickets: $225 adults, $75 kids * kids under 13 free
Click Here to make a booking and confirm your Christmas Lunch now!

Christmas Day Lunch Buffet

Christmas Day Lunch Buffet

Strike a Pose: NYE Party
If there’s just one day of the year you should get dolled up and strike a POSE, it’s NYE. Taking full advantage of the marquee under the Sydney Harbour Bridge, this year, Australia’s most experiential hotel will host their first Pose Party – flaunting front row seats to Sydney Harbour’s famed firework shows.
THE place to be this NYE, we will be channelling our inner New Yorkers and showcasing a loft-styled party guaranteed to prompt a POSE. Including a gourmet feasting station, complimentary drinks, DJs and live entertainment, POSE NYE will be a night to remember!
Tickets: $499 adults
To make a booking now and avoid disappointment,  Click Here

POSE NYE Pier One Sydney

POSE NYE Pier One Sydney

Water Wonderland: NYE Dinner
Water Wonderland at Pier One Sydney Harbour will be the most decadent place to spend New Year’s Eve.
The dinner party will flaunt a five course menu, a champagne tower, complimentary beverages all night, a fresh seafood station and live acoustic performances. Positioned at Australia’s most iconic destination, directly under the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the exclusive dinner party will give you the best front row seats of the Sydney Harbour fireworks.
Tickets: $699
Click Here to make a booking now!

Water Wonderland

Water Wonderland

The Byron at Byron
77-97 Broken Head Road, Byron Bay
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Christmas Lunch
Join The Byron at Byron family for a classic Australian buffet lunch on Christmas Day. Freshly shucked oysters, Tasmanian smoked salmon and turkey are just some of the traditional dishes served at Christmas Lunch.
Tickets: $195 per person

Christmas Lunch at The Byron at Byron

Christmas Lunch at The Byron at Byron: PC Madeleine Mary

New Year’s Eve
Join the Byron at Byron family to help ring in 2016 with a roaring 20’s party! Guests will receive a welcome drink and canapés on arrival followed by a decadent degustation dinner.
Tickets: $195 per person

NYE at The Byron at Byron


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