Events near our Novotel in Sydney

Stay up-to-date on the latest events and activities taking place just moments from Novotel Sydney, West HQ in Western Sydney. From holiday celebrations and seasonal festivities to sporting events, concerts and cultural activities, there’s something for visitors of all ages to enjoy.

If you’re planning on visiting Novotel Sydney, West HQ soon, here’s what’s on in Western Sydney:

  • WOLFGANG’S MAGICAL MUSICAL CIRCUS

    SATURDAY 28 DECEMBER 2019 - SATURDAY 4 JANUARY 2020

    To those who know him, he is Wolfgang, the dart-playing, pun-loving ratbag. To those who are watching and listening, he is the wigged genius Mozart. Come and discover his irrepressible spirit and vibrant compositions through physical comedy and mischievous antics.

    Designed to amaze people from the age of three and upwards, Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus reinvents the composer’s magical music in a skilful and illuminating show featuring Circa’s dexterous daredevil artists and a live accordionist. Watch as the notes are physically lifted off the page as performers bring the renowned compositions to life amidst a storm of powder, tumbles and crashes, all under the eccentric swirl of the conductor’s baton.

  • Keith Urban

    SATURDAY 21 DECEMBER TO MONDAY 23 DECEMBER 2019

    Grammy and ARIA Award-winning global star Keith Urban will officially open the Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ on Saturday 21 December with a headline performance. The Official Grand Opening Performance, a special ‘Keith Urban and Friends’ concert, has been created especially for the Sydney Coliseum Theatre and will feature performances by special guest Australian artists Amy Shark and John Butler.

    Keith last performed in Australia in January and February this year as part of his GRAFFITI U World Tour Australia, and is the reigning ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year. Keith's concerts, critically praised the world over, feature his highly unpredictable, electrifying stage show along with his best-known hits, from his multiple #1 albums.

  • John Butler

    FRIDAY 20 DECEMBER 2019

    From his early days as a busker on the streets of Fremantle, to his world-dominating work as the frontman for the ever-evolving John Butler Trio, his career as a musician has been driven by the desire to both entertain and educate.

    Just over 20 years after the release of the debut John Butler Trio album, John Butler will perform at the Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ stage to showcase his immense skills as a vocalist and musician.

  • Dame Edna: My Gorgeous Life

    WEDNESDAY 18 DECEMBER TO THURSDAY 19 DECEMBER 2019

    The grand dame of world theatre, Dame Edna Everage, has been forced out of retirement by her adoring “precious possum” fans who cannot get enough of her!

    Dame Edna Everage will bring two performances of her brand new show, Dame Edna My Gorgeous Life to the Gala Opening Program of Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ.

  • Tina Arena

    SATURDAY 14 DECEMBER TO SUNDAY 15 DECEMBER 2019

    International award-winning performer Tina Arena, presented in association with the Michael Cassel Group, will play two exclusive shows on Saturday 14 December and Sunday 15 December.  

    The ARIA Hall of Fame Inductee and Order of Australia recipient has enjoyed a career spanning over 40 years in the Australian and French music industries and is responsible for the massive hits   I Need Your BodyChains, Sorrento Moon and Now I Can Dance

    Most recently, having played the lead role in Evita produced by Opera Australia to critical acclaim, Arena is returning to Sydney to perform on 14 & 15 of December at the Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ  

  • David Campbell & The Sydney Symphony Orchestra

    THURSDAY 12 DECEMBER 2019 - FRIDAY 13 DECEMBER 2019

    Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra are partnering to bring you two-weeks of festivities every December.

    To kick off this year's concerts, swing-king and TV star David Campbell will be joining the Sydney Symphony Orchestra for an exclusive collaboration over two special performances on Thursday 12 and Friday 13 December.

    These concerts that have been specially created for the Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ will be the perfect way to ring in the festive season in style. 

  • Yabun Festival

    This annual celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures held on the traditional lands of the Gadigal people showcases some of the best Indigenous musicians, dancers, chefs, artists, authors, and thinkers in Australia.

    Learn more at www.yabun.org.au.

  • Sydney Chinese New Year Festival

    Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Dragon Boat races, cultural events, markets, tours, exhibitions and entertainment, and more at Chinatown and Haymarket.

    Learn more at www.sydneychinesenewyear.com.

  • NSW Pro Surf Series: Carve Pro

    Watch up and coming professional surfers from all over the world compete at Maroubra Beach, Cabarita Beach, Avoca Beach and Boomerang Beach.

    Learn more at http://www.nswprosurfseries.com/.

  • Supercars Coates Hire Sydney 500

    Held at Sydney Olympic Park, this auto racing extravaganza features three days of high-octane races, along with parties, live concerts and more.

    Learn more at www.supercars.com.

  • Australia Day Sydney

    Celebrating the anniversary of the arrival of the First Fleet from Great Britain, Australia Day Sydney features vibrant events, activities and parties at venues across the city.

    Learn more at www.australiaday.com.au.

  • Sydney Festival

    From the central business district to Parramatta, Sydney Festival welcomes the biggest and best from the worlds of performing and visual arts in a series of exuberant, extraordinary performances.

    Learn more at www.sydneyfestival.org.au.