Happy New Year!
Did you use City of Sydney accessible services and information for 2014 Sydney New Year’s Eve?
If so, we’d like to know about your experience so we can make next year’s event even more enjoyable for everyone.
Please take a few moments to take our online survey – it’s anonymous and should only take a few minutes to complete.
The ‘2014 Sydney New Year’s Eve – what did you think?’ Survey can be found by clicking here.
Live Audio Description of the action from all the events starting with the air displays at 7.45pm will be broadcast on 2RPH on 1224AM, 100.5FM, 2RPH digital and online at 2rph.org.au Highlights including 9PM Family Fireworks, Harbour of Light Parade and Midnight Fireworks Display will be audio described live from the foreshore by professional audio describers, bringing the 2014 Sydney New Year’s Eve program to life for listeners.
Audio Description Program
7.45 – 8.10pm Audio Description Introduction and 8pm Air Display
8.30 – 9.15pm Pylon Projections, Acknowledgement of Country and 9PM Family Fireworks, includes introduction
10.35 – 10.45pm Inspirational Moment
11.45pm – 12.15am Midnight Fireworks
TV: ABC1 broadcast 8.30pm – 12.20am. Live closed captions available. Radio: 104.1 2Day FM simulcast soundtracks at 9pm and midnight Online: Telstra’s 2014 Sydney New Year’s Eve YoutTube Show live 8.30pm – 12.20am on telstraNYE.com. Live captions available
View the Vantage Point Map and use the ‘Accessible Toilets’ and ‘Mobility Access filters to customise your search. For more detailed access information on some Vantage Points visit the Accessible Vantage Point Page There are several designated accessible viewing areas for people with disability to enjoy the event with their family and friends. For more details contact the Sydney New Year’s Eve Accessibility Officer on the contact details below.
Download the 2014 Sydney New Year’s Eve Guide in various formats and languages. For Braille format contact the Sydney New Year’s Eve Accessibility Officer on the contact details below.
Discuss your individual access requirements or request information by contacting us:
Sydney New Year’s Eve Accessibility Officer Email email@example.com Phone +61 2 9265 9325 National Relay Service (NRS) Tel 1800 555 677 NRS Website relayservice.com.au Voice / Textphone users 13 36 77 Speak and Listen Service (SSR) 1300 555 727