Observatory Hill in Millers Point is a family-friendly, secure site with great views of the western side of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

The site is fully accessible.

Site description

  • Accessible toilets.
  • Changing room available.
  • Onsite security and first aid.
  • Bring your own picnic. 
  • No food or beverage available for purchase. 
  • No glass.
  • Partial shade.  Bring a hat, sunscreen, raincoat or umbrella
  • Seating available

Site entry

  • Site opens: 7pm.
  • Enter at Upper Fort Street, Millers Point.
  • The Viewing area is up to 80 metres from the entry point.

Booking information

For more information and to book, contact the organiser nyeaccessandinclusion@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au / 9265 9333

Getting here

  • Public transport is the best way to get around on New Year’s Eve.
  • Wynyard Station is located 1.25km from the Observatory Hill Park entry gate.
  • Circular Quay is located 1km from the Observatory Hill Park entry gate.