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New Year’s Eve 2019 at Taronga Zoo Sydney

New Year’s Eve 2019 at Taronga Zoo Sydney

6:00pm, Tue 31 December, 2019

Event Details


Taronga offers three outdoor picnic style ticketed areas on NYE. Diamond, Gold and Silver have sold out.  


From an enchanted, luminescent ballroom, to a rooftop that look out to the glittering harbour skyline. This year, Epicure at Taronga Zoo invites you to experience an unforgettable New Year’s Eve. Sip on premium beverages, and sample some truly stunning cuisine as you and your loved ones enjoy a front row view to the world-renowned Sydney Harbour fireworks. 


Dalang Ballroom at Taronga Zoo7:00pm - 1:00am

Start your New Year’s Eve in a forest of illuminated brilliance with fluorescent splashes of colour forming the incredible setting for your night. Held in the Dalang Ballroom at Taronga Zoo, guests can relax over a fabulous three course dinner, with a five hour premium beverage package ensuring everyone will be able to toast the New Year in style. And once the sky lights up, enjoy the word-class fireworks display from one of the city’s best vantage points. 

Venue: Dalang Ballroom

Cost: Adults $550 | Children $395


  • Canapés and three course dinner
  • Five hour premium beverage package
  • Live entertainment 


N’galawa Terrace at Taronga Zoo7:00pm - 1:00am

Immerse yourself in a sensory delight this New Year’s Eve, at the N’galawa Terrace at Taronga Zoo. Sample an exquisite four course degustation, whilst sipping on a selection of premium beverages, including Moet champagne. Be surrounded by pops of floral colour and live music, as you toast to the New Year, while the sky ignites into a blaze of colour above Sydney Harbour. 

Venue: N’galawa Terrace

Cost: $595


  • Arrival canapés
  • Four course dinner
  • Five hour premium beverage package including Moet champagne 
  • Live entertainment

NYE at The Gili Rooftop - SOLD OUT!

The Gili Roodtop 7:00pm - 1:00am

When the clock strikes 12 and the Harbour Bridge erupts into a blazing field of colour, there’s no better place to be than at the premium Gili Rooftop at Taronga Zoo. This brand new space from Epicure at Taronga Zoo promises a night you’ll never forget. Watch the sun dip below the horizon as you sip on your welcome cocktail. As night spreads, you’ll be sipping on Veuve Clicquot with live food stations igniting your tastebuds. And come midnight, you’ll have a front row seat to one of the city’s most enviable views. 

Venue: The Gili Rooftop

Cost: $745


  • Arrival cocktail
  • Canapés
  • Live food stations 
  • Five hour premium beverage package including Veuve Clicquot 
  • Live entertainment



  • Kick start your New Year’s Eve with a delicious Premium Hamper filled with delicious food & drinks!
  • Taronga is committed to achieving sustainable outcomes & reducing environmental impacts in key areas such as waste management. As of 2017, we introduced our minimal waste hamper with all the delicious bites packaged inside a re-usable wooden box. 
  • All of our packaging is made out of 100% cornstarch based compostable material. We maintain a separate waste stream that allows all compostable packaging to actually be turned into compost, including our unique 100% compostable food packaging, straws, cutlery, coffee cups and lids sold in our food outlets and cafes.
  • Cost: $99 Premium Hamper | $89 Premium Vegetarian Hamper 

Chillazy Seat Combo or Picnic Blanket

  • Make your night extra comfortable with an option to purchase a Picnic Blanket or a Chillazy seat combo which includes a pillow! 
  • Cost Chillazy Seat Combo: $35
  • Cost Picnic Blanket: $25

Dinner in The View Restaurant 

  • Treat yourself and add on dinner in The View Restaurant inclusive of a 4 course dinner & beverage package. Dinner must be purchased in conjunction with either a Gold or Silver in ground ticket. 
  • Cost: $220 Adult| $125 Child 

Parking onsite at Taronga Zoo

  • Additional parking onsite at Taronga Zoo can be purchased for $60. Alternatively, each ticket also includes a complimentary park and ride service to and from Spit Junction. Diamond and Gold tickets, in addition to the Wildlife Retreat Accommodation Add on include free parking (1 between 2 tickets purchase).



Venue: Harbour View Lawns. Gates open 6pm 

Cost: $600 per person


  • Exclusive and best views of Sydney Harbour and Bridge for the fireworks in an intimate area
  • Secure parking on-site or complimentary park and ride service from Spit Junction 
  • Live entertainment
  • 1 x Premium food hamper and the choice between 1 x bottle of wine or 4 x beers to share between 2 people
  • FREE same day Zoo entry 
  • A chance to experience some of Taronga’s wildlife until dark on your NYE trail 
  • Zoo gift bag 
  • Diamond ticket holders are able to move between all three sections for the entertainment options 

 (Additional food and alcohol also available on-site for sale, please note there is No BYO alcohol)


Venue: Bird Show Amphitheatre & Condor Lawns. Gates open 6pm

Cost: Adults $300, Children $195 (4-15 years) and Families (2 x Adults + 2 x Child) $900 Children three years and under are free


  • Magnificent views of Sydney Harbour and Bridge for the fireworks 
  • Secure parking on-site or complimentary park and ride service to and from Spit Junction
  • Live entertainment
  • FREE same day Zoo 
  • Zoo evening access with some animals on display until dark 
  • Gold ticket holders are able to move between both Gold and Silver sections for the entertainment options 
  • BYO food and non-alcoholic beverages  

(Additional food and alcohol also available on-site for sale, please note there is No BYO alcohol


Accommodation Add-On

Stay the night at our new Wildlife Retreat and wake up to breakfast with a view! 

This accommodation add on is only available for customers who have purchased tickets to the New Year’s Eve In Ground Events at Taronga Zoo; Diamond, Silver or Gold and New Year’s Eve with Epicure at Taronga Zoo; The Gili Rooftop, N’galawa Terrace and Dalang Ballroom.  

Parking is complimentary.


  • Hot Buffet breakfast to recharge you for the day.
  • Complimentary parking on site


  • Bushland View - Wake up to views overlooking iconic Australian bushland, with wild birds scattered amongst native trees and native flora.
  • King Room (2 people per room – 1 x King Bed)
  • Twin Room (2 people per room – 2 x Single Beds)
  • Single Room (1 person per room – 1 x King Bed)

Cost: $998 per room