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For New Year’s Eve media enquiries:
The City will distribute images following the 9pm Calling Country display and the midnight fireworks.
The City of Sydney holds the copyright to this content and provides access to this publicly distributed content for editorial purposes only.
No archiving, commercial use or third-party distribution of the image is permitted without prior written consent from the City of Sydney.
When using content for editorial purposes, you must include the following image credit adjacent to the content: “Photographer’s Name/City of Sydney”
The 2023 Sydney New Year’s Eve TV broadcast partner is the ABC and the official radio partner is KIIS 1065.
The City of Sydney can provide images and a video feed but, as with previous years, there will be no access or accreditation permitted for other broadcast media within the City of Sydney local government area.
Photographers and media wishing to film from other locations outside the City of Sydney local government area will need to contact the relevant land owners directly.
Find out more about fireworks vantage points and their relevant land owners.
News access document
ABC NYE23 - Broadcast News Access Document . (PDF 96.4MB)
Vivid pylon projections, a special appearance from Bluey and a series of stunning fireworks wowed people around harbour as they celebrated the start of 2024.
Sydney will light up in all its glory tonight with fireworks lighting the Harbour Bridge from shore to shore and pyrotechnics spanning 6 kilometres across the harbour.
The team behind one of the world’s largest and most technically advanced fireworks displays is putting the final touches on the Sydney New Year’s Eve celebrations, ready to entertain hundreds of millions of people around the foreshore and globe.
The countdown has begun for one of the world’s grandest and most memorable nights of the year – Sydney New Year’s Eve.
The Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks will kick off with a mammoth celebration of First Nations culture that includes a very special smoking ceremony and the spectacular Calling Country 9pm fireworks.
Sydney New Year’s Eve celebrations are coming back with a bang, with free access to many vantage points around the harbour and ticketing scrapped for all City of Sydney sites.