Get your freak on in the lead up to Halloween and on the darkest of eves with these unnerving parties and milder spook-fests in Sydney. They're popping up on All Hallow's Eve itself, the dark days leading up to the celebration, and the weekend of debauchery that follows. If that's not scary enough, book in for a terrifying ghost tour around town, or following this dark map to the most haunted sites near Sydney.
When you're ready to shed your Satanic costume, head to these brilliant spas for a restorative pampering.
Halloween events in Sydney
Sydney's mania for al fresco screenings has taken that extra leap to deliver movies on a boat. The concept kicked off last summer and is returning just in time for Halloween on October 30. The first screening will be horror classic The Sixth Sense, followed by another influential 1999 screamer, The Blair Witch Project, on October 31.