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Sydney International Boat Show 2017

Patrick's Friendly Tours - Saturday, July 15, 2017
The popular Sydney International Boat Show will be back on the 3rd of August 2017, back to a familiar location of the Sydney International Convention Centre in Darling Harbour which just has been renovated to celebrate its 50th Anniversary exhibition!

The exhibition itself begun in 1968 and has grown into the southern hemisphere’s most recognised consumer event, as well as the show with the highest reported sales and business to business activities.

This year, it incorporates the Australia International Dive Expo as a part of the exhibition for the first time. That means one ticket gains you to access two shows under one roof!

Both exhibitions are full of demonstrations indoors & outdoors. There will be lots of vessels on display, plenty of talks by professionals, photo exhibitions, free trials of watersport equipments, and competitions.

                      

DATES: Thursday 3 to Monday 7 August 2017

PLACE/S: Sydney International Exhibition Centre & Cockle Bay Wharf 

HOURS: Halls from 10:00am to 8:00pm & Marina from 10:00am to 7:00pm

  

Tickets can be purchased online, or at the venue.

For further information please visit its official site.

                    

Vivid Sydney 2017!

Patrick's Friendly Tours - Sunday, April 30, 2017

From Friday the 26th of May to Saturday the 17th of June once again Vivid Sydney is back, now as the biggest event of its kind worldwide! 

Better and bigger than ever, the 3D light projections will light up our beautiful city converting it into a magnificent exhibition of creativity. The lights will be on every night from 6pm to 11pm, giving the city an amazing display of colors, as well as holding a festival of local and international music, sculptures, public talks, and debates from leading creative thinkers from around the world.The Royal Botanic Gardens has become a very popular venue hosting large scale displays last year, and you won't be disappointed. The event achieved a new bench mark last year with an attendance of 2.31 million people (up by 35.4% from 1.7 million in 2015). Experience a fabulous winter with lights & colours in Sydney.


To see photos from previous years please visit our Photo Gallery.

For further information, please visit the official site.


Sydney Winter Festival 2014

Patrick's Friendly Tours - Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The Winter Festival is back in Sydney, and for the first time it will be held at Darling Harbour offering a central location for all the community. 

Since 2009 it has grown to become Australia’s biggest winter event.
For a month Darling Harbour will be transformed into a spectacular winter park, offering a variety of activities such as open air ice skating, a snow pit, snow slide, floating icebergs, igloos, a glittering frozen forest, frosty fireworks, etc.

To treat yourself you will be able to enjoy the traditional winter refreshments as well as a gourmet winter cuisine.

The festival will take place from the 13th of June to the 13th of July, and it will have activities for everybody, children and adults.
For further information please visit the official website:

 

http://thewinterfestival.com.au/ 

Sydney International Boat Show 2013

Patrick's Friendly Tours - Saturday, July 27, 2013

The popular Sydney International Boat Show begun in 1968, and has since grown to become the southern hemisphere’s most recognised consumer event, as well as the show where exhibitors report the highest product sales and business-to-business activity.

In 1989 The Sydney Boat Show made Darling Harbour its home, and it has the largest visitor numbers of any boat show in Australia. This is the 46th exhibition of the Sydney International Boat Show.

The show will be held from the 1st to the 5th of August 2013

For further information please visit its official site.