Welcome 2022 from one of the most desirable locations in Sydney - the Royal Botanic Garden
Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens invites you to experience New Year’s Eve at our exclusive open-air waterfront picnic. Situated on the Mare and Foal Lawn within the stunning Royal Botanic Garden, this is one of the best vantage points in town!
Not only is this a great location to enjoy NYE, you are also supporting Foundation & Friends in advancing science, horticulture, conservation and education in the Botanic Gardens.
outdoor picnic-style event is perfect for groups of all ages, including families with children. The event is fully enclosed in a secure area, where you will be able to stretch-out with your picnic rug and beach chairs to enjoy the Sydney fireworks show. The Mare and Foal Lawn is one of the few harbour-side locations in Sydney where alcohol (BYO) is permitted. Capacity is limited at this family-friendly event, so that guests may have the freedom to relax in the ample space provided.
- Stunning waterfront views of the Opera House and Harbour Bridge
- Ample space to set-up your own picnic in the beautiful surrounds of the Royal Botanic Garden
- ‘Bring Your Own’ (BYO) food and drink. (Please note glass is NOT permitted)
- Family friendly atmosphere for people of all ages including children
- Secure outdoor area in the Royal Botanic Garden with facilities
- Limited snacks and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase
This event is an exclusive membership benefit for members of Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens.
Members with a current subscription are eligible to purchase up to 10 event tickets.
Non-Members can select a ticket bundle that includes a 12 month membership, that comes with amazing benefits, and are eligible to purchase up to 10 event tickets.
Members Receive Great Benefits!
- New member discount vouchers included in your membership pack
- Subscription to our quarterly publication The Gardens magazine
- Benefits and privileges highlighted in each issue of The Gardens
- Monthly special offers, such as free or discounted tickets to film previews, advertised in our monthly member e-newsletter
- Discounts on most Foundation & Friends’ activities, and selected events in the three Botanic Gardens
- 10% off food, beverage, and retail providers in the three Botanic Gardens
- 20% off unique plants from Growing Friends Plant Sales
Member NYE Ticket: $130
Member's Guest NYE Ticket: $150
Children (6-15): $30
Children (0-5): Free
Booking Fee per ticket - $2.45 + 1.4%
Tickets are only available to members of Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens. If you are not yet a member select a ticket bundle that includes a 12-month membership and NYE ticket(s).
New Individual Membership + 1 NYE Ticket $200
New Household Membership + 2 NYE Tickets $355
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