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Christmas decorations in Martin Place.
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Christmas in Sydney

Have the jolliest holiday with our guide to festive events, activities and pop-ups in Sydney

Written by
Time Out editors

After the year we've had, Sydney deserves to have a happy holiday season. And while the weather isn't quite as lovely as we'd like it (thanks a bunch La Niña), there's still plenty to feel jolly about this Christmas.

And if you're yet to sort out your NYE plans, these are some of the top parties you can snag tickets to, or why not get front row seats to Sydney's world-famous whizzbangs on a harbour cruise?

Festive things to do in Sydney

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