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Dec 09, 2014, 18:34 ET
Vivid Sydney 2014 Lighting the Sails Sydney Opera House James Horan Destination NSW

Event Listing Alert: Vivid Sydney 2015

Vivid Sydney, the largest light, music and ideas event in the Southern Hemisphere, is set to impress once again when it returns to Sydney in 2015....

Dec 01, 2014, 23:30 ET
Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge Credit: Destination NSW

Sydney Set To Stun This Summer

Millions of people are expected to visit Sydney this summer to soak up the sunny days, balmy nights and exciting calendar of events. According to...

May 26, 2014, 03:00 ET
Sydney Opera House comes alive at Vivid Sydney 2014 (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sechstes jährliches Vivid Sydney Festival erfüllt Sydney mit Licht und Farbe

 Der Ministerpräsident von New South Wales Mike Baird eröffnete heute offiziell das Festival Vivid Sydney (23. Mai bis...

May 26, 2014, 03:00 ET
Sydney Opera House comes alive at Vivid Sydney 2014 (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Un festival de couleurs et de lumières pour la sixième édition annuelle de Vivid Sydney

 Le Premier ministre de Nouvelle-Galles du Sud Mike Bair a officiellement donné ce soir le coup d'envoi du festival Vivid Sydney (23 mai...

May 26, 2014, 03:00 ET
Sydney Opera House comes alive at Vivid Sydney 2014 (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney se llena de color y luz para el 6 Festival Anual Vivid Sydney

 Vivid Sydney (23 mayo - 9 junio) se inauguró oficialmente esta noche por el presidente de NSW, Mike Baird, a medida que las velas de la...

May 23, 2014, 16:13 ET
Sydney Opera House comes alive at Vivid Sydney 2014 (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney is Filled with Colour and Light for the Sixth Annual Vivid Sydney Festival

 Vivid Sydney (23 May - 9 June) was officially opened tonight by the NSW Premier Mike Baird, as the Sails of iconic Sydney Opera House came...

Mar 02, 2014, 18:59 ET

Sydney on the World Stage as Celebrations for Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Conclude

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras – photos available now The day began as Cunard's majestic Queen Elizabeth entered Sydney Harbour with a...

Feb 24, 2014, 12:27 ET
Sydney sparkles with Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom Spectacular.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney brilla al tiempo que Baz Luhrmann dirige el mayor evento de sala de baile de exterior jamás visto en Australia

Cientos de parejas han bailado hoy frente a la Sydney Opera House en un momento con coreografía especial Strictly Sydney. Este evento,...

Feb 24, 2014, 12:21 ET
Sydney sparkles with Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom Spectacular.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Mit dem größten Tanzball unter freiem Himmel, den Australien je gesehen hat, lässt Baz Luhrmann Sydney in neuem Licht erstrahlen

Unter dem Motto „Strictly Sydney" haben heute Hunderte von Paaren auf dem Vorhof des Opernhauses von Sydney eine eigens einstudierte...

Feb 24, 2014, 12:16 ET
Sydney sparkles with Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom Spectacular.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney brille de mille feux grâce au plus grand événement de danse en plein air jamais vu en Australie et réalisé par Baz Luhrmann

SYDNEY, 24 février 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Des centaines de couples ont dansé aujourd'hui sur le parvis de l'opéra de Sydney dans le...

Feb 23, 2014, 02:35 ET
Sydney sparkles with Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom Spectacular.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney Sparkles as Baz Luhrmann Directs the Largest Outdoor Ballroom Dancing Event Ever Seen In Australia

Hundreds of couples have danced on the forecourt of Sydney Opera House today in a specially choreographed Strictly Sydney moment.  This event,...

Jan 26, 2014, 04:24 ET
26/1/2014. Australia Day Sydney. Sydney Celebrates Australia Day as Tall Ships and Ferries sail across Sydney Harbour. Credit: Ethan Rohloff / Destination NSW (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney Sparkles As Australia Day Celebrations Embrace The Harbour

On 26 January each year, Australians come together to celebrate their national day, and with Australia Day in Sydney fast becoming a 'must do'...

Oct 24, 2013, 02:00 ET
Sydney Opera House turns 40.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney au devant de la scène mondiale à l'occasion du 40e anniversaire de son célèbre opéra

-- 40e anniversaire de l'opéra de Sydney - Contenus visuels disponibles dès aujourd'hui L'opéra de Sydney, le plus...

Oct 24, 2013, 02:00 ET
Sydney Opera House turns 40.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney steht zum 40. Geburtstag seines ikonischen Opernhauses auf der Weltbühne

-- 40. Geburtstag des Sydney Opera House - Bildmaterial jetzt verfügbar Australiens berühmtestes Gebäude, das Sydney Opera...

Oct 24, 2013, 02:00 ET

Sydney en la escena mundial al cumplir 40 años la icónica Opera House

-- 40 cumpleaños de Sydney Opera House - Visión disponible ahora El edificio más famoso de Australia, Sydney Opera House,...

Oct 21, 2013, 08:00 ET
Sydney Opera House turns 40.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Sydney on The World Stage as Iconic Opera House Turns 40

Australia's most famous building, Sydney Opera House, today celebrated 40 years with an official Happy Birthday spectacular set on beautiful...

Aug 08, 2013, 03:23 ET
Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom The Musical opens in Sydney, Australia in March 2014. For more information visit www.strictlyballroomthemusical.com.  (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW)

Weltpremiere von „Strictly Ballroom The Musical" von Baz Luhrmann findet in Sydney statt

– Tickets erhältlich: Montag, 12. August, 9:00 Uhr (Ortszeit Sydney)  Der beliebte australische Film „Strictly...

Aug 07, 2013, 21:00 ET
Sydney Festival Ferrython on Sydney Harbour by First Light Photography. (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW, First Light Photography)

La tête d'affiche du festival de Sydney 2014 annoncée

-- La metteur en scène et chorégraphe de renommée internationale Sasha Waltz revisite Didon et Énée dans une production...

Aug 07, 2013, 21:00 ET
Sydney Festival Ferrython on Sydney Harbour by First Light Photography. (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW, First Light Photography)

Bekanntgabe des Haupt-Acts auf dem Sydney Festival 2014

- Der international anerkannte Regisseur und Choreograph Sasha Waltz wird eine reich ausgestattete Produktion von Dido & Aeneas exklusiv...

Aug 07, 2013, 21:00 ET
Sydney Festival Ferrython on Sydney Harbour by First Light Photography. (PRNewsFoto/Destination NSW, First Light Photography)

Sydney Festival 2014 Headline Act Announced

 Destination New South Wales (NSW), the NSW Government's leading tourism and major events agency, and Sydney Festival have announced the...