Vivid Sydney, Sydney

3.9
#1 of 34 in Events in Australia
An event that features spectacular light shows, installations, and projections, Vivid Sydney vibrantly illuminates the city of Sydney on an annual basis. The exhibition also features international and local musicians and performers, as well as public seminars and debates. Having opened for the first time in 2009, Vivid Sydney is believed to have attracted as many as 500,000 people. Take a look at our Sydney trip planning app to schedule your visit to Vivid Sydney and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The festival is glamourous and very beautiful. It is full of colourful lights around the harbour. Very worth visiting  more »
  • We were lucky to be on honeymoon at the time of Vivid. Really cool to see the city lit up in so many areas. Some may say it got too busy by the Harbour but it is the most popular area of the city so.....  more »
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  • Nice light and sound show. Must visit event when you are in Sydney at that time. Opera house decoration is eye catching and a diamond on the top of Sydney harbours
  • Vivid is one of the most stunning light festivals. Sydney comes alive with lights and reflections over the harbour. If you get a chance watch the lights across the harbour from a boat. My favourite is on the Manly Ferry. There are so many things to see at Vivid. I love the Bridge, Circlular Quay, Opera House and the botanical gardens. Get in early as it gets busy.

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