New Years Eve 2014 - InspirePosted Wednesday 03 December 2014
Sydney New Year’s Eve is renowned globally as one of the most spectacular events in the world. Celebrate the New Year with the famous fireworks display set against glittering Sydney Harbour.
The theme for 2014 is Inspire – a word that symbolises Sydney. Sydney inspires with its iconic beaches and stunning Sydney Harbour, and vibrant and diverse culture. Sydney inspires people from around the world to visit and explore, and inspires some to create new lives here.
Plan ahead to make the most of your night
Alcohol Free Zones
An Alcohol Free Zone (AFZ) will be in operation from 8am on 31 December 2014 to 6am 1 January 2015 encompassing Bradleys Head Road south of the intersection with Whiting Beach Road to the entrance of the Bradleys Head National Park and continuing down Athol Wharf Road to the Taronga Zoo Wharf.
New Year’s Eve – Road Closures and Clearways
3pm 31 December 2014 to 2am 1 January 2015
|Athol Wharf Rd*||Between Bradleys Head Rd and Athol Wharf|
|Bradleys Head Rd||Between Whiting beach Rd and Athol Wharf Rd|
*STA Buses excepted/ Vehicles within road closure areas will be restricted from exiting prior to reopening.
11:30pm* 31 December 2014 to 2am 1 January 2015
|Bradleys Head Rd||Between Thompson St and Whiting Beach Rd|
|Prince Albert St||Between Queen St and Milner St northbound|
|Thompson St||Between Bradleys Head Rd and Burrawong Ave|
|Whiting Beach Rd||Between Prince Albert St and Bradleys Head Rd|
*Closure time subject to Police discretion.
Special Event Clearways
1pm 31 December 2014 to 3am 1 January 2015
|Athol Wharf Rd||Between Bradleys Head Rd and Athol Wharf|
|Bradleys Head Rd||Between Whiting Beach Rd and Athol Wharf Rd|
|Whiting Beach Rd||Between Bradleys Head Rd and Prince Albert St eastbound|
8am 31 December 2014 to 3am 1 January 2015
|Spit Rd*||Between Awaba St and Punch St southbound|
|Spit Rd||Spit Rd between Punch St and Military Rd southbound|
*STA buses excepted
3pm 31 December 2014 to 3am 1 January 2015
|Military Rd||Between Spit Rd and Pedestrian Crossing near Mandolong Rd|
|Military Rd||Between Belmont Rd and Raglan St southbound|
|Military Rd||Between Prince Albert St and Raglan St northbound|
|Spit Rd||Between Military Rd and Spit Bridge northbound|
The Mosman Rider – your free hail-and-ride, 7 day a week community bus – will operate throughout the holidays, with the exception of Christmas Day.
Visit www.livetraffic.com to see what road works, incidents, road closures or events may impact on your trip.
City of Sydney offer live updates via Twitter and Facebook.
Download the 2014 Sydney New Year’s Eve App.
Image courtesy of Gouldy99: Sydney fireworks part 2. New Years Eve-23, 2011