Will there be ATMs at the event at the event?
YES. The exact locations of these will be shown on the event map that will be available for download from the event website closer to the event date. Please bring ample cash with you as we also tend to run out of cash at these events so please be prepared and don’t rely on cash access or availability all day.
Do I need to purchase a ticket to the event?
YES, tickets can be purchased here
Is this an all ages event?
NO, it is a 18+ Event. Proof of Age identification will be required, and wristbands will be issued for those wishing to purchase alcohol at the event and all those who enter the event.
What are accepted forms of identification?
VALID/CURRENT Photo ID is required in the following formats for entry:
– Photo Driver License
– Keypass- VIC and TAS
– RTA Photo Card – NSW
Can I drive to the venue and park?
Yes you can park in surrounding car parks, but public transport is recommended as traffic congestion on NYE is extreme. Alternatively, patrons can drive and park their vehicles at the below parking lots with a 2-17 minute walk to Victoria Park. All parking lots are user-charge based on hourly rates which can be found on their websites below:
- Broadway Shopping Centre: Bay St, Grose St or Glebe Point Rd, Broadway
- Usyd Shepherd Street Carpark: Shepherd St, Sydney
- Wilson Parking: Thomas St, Haymarket
2 Quay St, Haymarket
Should I take public transport?
Plan your trip using the Transport for NSW trip planner.
Will there be police at the event?
YES, you can count on it. We have been working closely with Police to ensure a safe and enjoyable event for all. Any drug activity, antisocial behaviour and general public safety issues will be monitored and managed closely by the event staff, security and police.
Will I be able leave the event at any time and be allowed back via a pass out system?
NO, there are no pass outs given at the event. Once you leave the event you will not be allowed back in.
Will there be access for mobility impaired people?
Any persons wishing to register their arrival and specific needs can do directly so via: Any persons wishing to register their arrival and specific needs can do directly so via:
PHONE: 02 9280 0557 / EMAIL:
Will there be food and beverages at the event?
YES, Food and beverages will be available for purchase within the event site. Food and beverages will include YES, Food and beverages will be available for purchase within the event site. Food and beverages will include all the usual beverage types including fresh juices, tea and coffee, gelato and a variety of hot food.
Will toilets be available at the event?
Numerous and an ample number of portable toilets will be available at the event for patron use. There will be more than one location around the site of portable toilets, so they can be accessed easily throughout the event. Numerous and an ample number of portable toilets will be available at the event for patron use. There will be more than one location around the site of portable toilets, so they can be accessed easily throughout the event. All toilet areas will also cater to disabled /mobility impaired persons. When at an event please plan your toilet trips as there may be queues. Public urination and improper conduct will result in ejection from the event and Police fines. There will also be a downloadable map available at the event website that shows locations closer to the event date.
Will the bars be cashless?
Yes NYE in the Park will be using CASHLESS BARS this year.
Speedier service, you can spend more time enjoying the festival.
All Bars will accept TAP n GO or Paywave: Payment Methods via
- Credit and Debit cards from Visa, Master Card and American Express with a chip – Eftpos cards with a chip – Apple Pay – Google Pay
We CANNOT accept:
- EFTPOS cards without a chip (Swipe only).
Which bars will accept cash?
- Main Bar: There will one small section at the main bar which will take cash payments! …BUT longer queue times could be experienced in the limited cash lanes.
- VIP BAR (All Methods) The bar in the VIP area will accept CASH + TAP n GO + PAYWAVE – Credit and Debit cards from Visa, Master Card and American Express with a chip – Eftpos cards with a chip – Apple Pay – Google Pay