2018: Family Activities for Vivid Sydney

2018: Family Activities for Vivid Sydney

2018: Family Activities for Vivid Sydney

07 Jun 2018

Submitted by Vivid Sydney

Treat the kids to an experience they’ll remember forever!

If you’ve never been to Vivid Sydney before you may not realise that it’s a wonderful experience for the whole family with plenty of exciting activities suitable for all ages. There are loads of unique experiences the kids will love from harbour cruises to side car adventures. This year is a particularly exciting year to visit as the festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Here are a few family-friendly activities to add to your Vivid Sydney itinerary.


Sidecar Tour For Two

Sidecar Tour - Vivid Sydney 2018

Cruise the streets of Sydney in style with an experienced local tour guide. This private tour will take you past all the iconic attractions including travelling over the illuminated Sydney Harbour Bridge before journeying to Milsons Point and Kings Cross. There will be plenty of opportunities to stop for photos and take in the views

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Harbour Cruise With Aboriginal Performance

Harbour Cruise - Vivid Sydney 2018

Cruising is a great way to see the lights without the crowds. This two-hour cruise with Indigenous hosts and crew will take you around Sydney Harbour to admire the incredible light displays around Circular Quay, The Rocks and Luna Park. The experience includes a traditional Aboriginal welcome and cultural performance.

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Private Harbour Cruise

Private Harbour Cruise - Vivid Sydney 2018

In the mood for a little luxury? Treat your family to a private cruise in an Italian-inspired vessel on Sydney Harbour. This experience is for six people and would make a very special gift for any family members from other States, or even other countries visiting the city during the festival.

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Harbour family cruise

Harbour Cruise - Vivid Sydney 2018

If you only have one night to see the highlights of Vivid Sydney, this family cruise is a great way to maximise your time. In just one hour you’ll see the light installations at Circular Quay, Darling Harbour, Taronga Zoo, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney and Luna Park. You’ll also receive a complimentary drink on arrival.

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Tall Ship Dinner Cruise With Drinks

Tall Ship Cruise - Vivid Sydney 2018

There’s no better time to go on a Tall Ship cruise than during Vivid Sydney. The kids will love the chance to channel their inner pirate while taking in the sights and city lights.

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Cruise On A Traditional Wooden Ferry

Ferry Cruise - Vivid Sydney 2018

Take a step back in time while cruising Sydney Harbour on a traditional wooden ferry. You’ll have endless photo opportunities from this unique vantage point – not to mention you’ll get to enjoy canapes on board.

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Sydney Tower Eye SKYWALK

Sydney Tower Eye - Vivid Sydney 2018

The view of Sydney from the Sydney Tower Eye SKYWALK is pretty impressive! You’ll be up 268 metres high and be able to take in 360-degree views of the city from the glass-floor viewing platform.

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Discover more this year at Vivid Sydney 2018 with Red Balloon. Sign up to My Vivid and download the app on iOS and Android now to start planning your Vivid Sydney itinerary today.




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