Botanic Garden: Bennelong Lawn

  • Free entry
  • Accessible viewing area
  • Accessible toilets
No tickets required

Experience views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge from right above the Opera House on Bennelong Lawn. With views of the city skyline and Opera House, this is one of the best places to be! Bars will have a selection of beverages and snacks. Food trucks offer a variety of menus.


Food & beverages
Food for sale. BYO food permitted
For sale / no BYO
Available (including accessible toilets)
Drinking water station


no glass, bag checks on entry, no drones, no camping, no sunshades, no pass-outs, no busking, no pets

Accessibility services

Accessible services
guest assistance, Buggy service

Getting here

Closest train station is Martin Place.


Closest train station is Martin Place.

  • Pedestrian diversions are in place on New Year’s Eve. The way you arrive, may be different to how you get home. Be prepared for a longer walk to transport hubs.
Location of vantage point indicated with a marker

Opening hours

12:00am - 1:30pm


Bennelong Lawn, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Directions from Google Maps Road closures