Australia’s largest public celebration takes place each year on New Year’s Eve in Sydney. This event is the most popular time to visit Sydney so arranging a New Year’s Eve in Sydney takes careful planning. Over 1.5 million visitors attend the events in Sydney each year. Events ranging from private harbor cruises to the many celebrations organized at the Royal Botanical Gardens. There is also no shortage of options for how to spend your evening. There is everything from family-friendly casual venues to black-tie exclusive events. Read on for our favorite things to do and places to stay when visiting Sydney for New Year’s Eve.