Vivid Sydney at the Royal Botanic Garden

26 May 2017 - 17 Jun 2017, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Vivid Sydney Festival: Garden of Light Precinct

  Vivid Sydney Festival: Garden of Light Precinct

Vivid Sydney returns to the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney from 26 May to 17 June 2017 and will run from 6.00 pm to 11.00 pm every night. FREE entry.


Visit, explore and discover the natural beauty of the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.  Back for a second year, it will host a brilliant variety of projections on the Garden’s natural canvases. 

Feeling hungry? Take a break and head to the Enchanted Garden Bar and Eatery to enjoy winter warming delicious food, mulled wine and cocktails. Something tasty for all ages. Open just for Vivid Sydney, every night.


Enchanted Garden Bar

Enchanted Garden Bar

The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney’s Enchanted Garden Bar and Eatery is the perfect place to indulge this Vivid 2017. Open daily from Friday 26 May to Saturday 17 June 2017 from 5.00 – 11.00 pm.

The Garden will you treat you to a whimsical and enchanted pop-up Bar and Eatery, hosted by Wat’s On Events featuring the progressive and innovative Nel. Restaurant.

Located at the half way point of the Garden of Light, enjoy signature dishes including the Truffle Croquette’s served in an edible soil to the comforting Bread & Butter Pudding with apple compote and cinnamon ice cream. At the Bar enjoy a cheeky tipple or two from signature G&Ts, Spiced Rum and Glühwein Mulled Wine.

Plan your trip

Plan your trip

Entry to the Garden Precinct at Vivid Sydney is via Queen Elizabeth II Gate only. Click the map image for a full printable version.


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Share your images with us on social media by tagging #VividSydney and #VividGarden. If you missed last year's fun, here is a snapshot.