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Christmas markets in Sydney

Think outside the box when it comes to holiday gift-giving and scour these festive Sydney markets for all your art, fashion, food and knick-knack related needs

Stallholder at the market.
Photograph: Jacquie Manning

From arts and design markets to food fares, these Christmas markets have all the festive goods. Sort out a little something for the whole family in one trip and drag a friend along to drop some not-so-subtle Kris Kringle hints.

After the rubble of the Boxing Day sales clears, continue your holiday shopping spree guilt-free at Sydney's best op shops.

Deck the halls: here's where to pick up a real Christmas tree in Sydneygo green with your gifting at Sydney's best plant nurseries, or make local one-stop shopping your thing all year round with our guide to the best markets in Sydney.

Plan for a cracking NYE

Aerial shot of Sydney Harbour as the fireworks go off on New Year's Eve
Photograph: Destination NSW
Things to do, Fireworks

New Year's Eve in Sydney

Sydney's NYE celebrations are world famous, and for good reason. But no one likes crowds. Here's how to have a good time, including knowing where to pee and when to kick-on, on December 31.