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Easter in Sydney

Easter is a time to relax with family and friends and eat chocolate or hot cross buns (or both!) without feeling guilty. Whether you live in Sydney or you’ll be visiting for a holiday, a four-day weekend is always a much needed break.

Key dates for Easter this year;

Good Friday – 29 March 2024

Easter Saturday – 30 March 2024

Easter Sunday – 31 March 2024

Easter Monday – 1 April 2024

Sydney Royal Easter Show | 22 March – 2 April 2024

During the Easter period and the school holidays, the Royal Easter Show, an annual show celebrating Australian Culture is held at Sydney Olympic Park. The event was first held in 1823 and there is a variety of activities, exhibitions and food and beverage stalls to suit the whole family. Visit farmyard animals in the petting zoo, watch agricultural shows and competitions and enjoy the exhilarating carnival rides.

Click here for tickets and more information.

Sydney Family Show | 23 March – 1 April 2024

The Sydney Family Show is a mini Sydney Royal Easter Show located at The Entertainment Quarter. With carnival rides, showbags and animal interaction, it is great for the littler children and on a much smaller scale.

For more information and to enjoy this lovely event, click here.

Alice in Easterland (at Centennial Park) | 30 March 2024

Book now for the kids to take part in some egg-citing Easter fun at Centennial Park. It’s a mad-capped Easter with a theatre performance with the Mad hatter himself followed by bonnet decorating and parade!

Bookings are essential, click for more information, here

Sydney Easter Parade | Easter Monday >>> POSTPONED FOR 2024

Join Sydneysiders to celebrate the origins of Easter on Easter Monday in Hyde Park. There will be creative and colourful displays in the parade as well as giant inflatables, animal costumes, stilt walkers and a marching band.

More information found here.