Boxing Day in Sydney marks massive activity on Sydney Harbour as the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race gets underway. After a busy Christmas Day for most yacht crews finalising last minute things and watching the weather forecasts. With the dawn of the 26th December the start is here.
Sydney is also alive with massive retail sales in the opening of the Boxing Day sales. A tradition in Sydney where post Christmas rush to sell end of year and left over stock before people head off on holidays.
Get out and about and work off some of the Christmas pudding and take in some of the start of the yacht race or even do a little shopping, there is only five days left in the year!
Boxing Day Sydney Ideas for Things to Do
Sydney the day after Christmas is a buzz with shoppers looking for the best in the traditional Boxing Day Sales. Those families need sustenance and many of Sydney's best restaurants and hotels and other will be open to makes that Boxing Day experience all that much better.
Sydney Boulevard HotelSydney / 02 9383 7209
Boxing Day Family Getaway
This Boxing day you will be able to see the yachts in the Sydney to Hobart Yacht race from the windows. Taking a well earned Family Getaway at the Sydney Boulevard is mint! Maybe you are shopping or spending time with family around Christmas. For whatever your query the staff at the Sydney Boulevard will assist.
Sydney Harbour EscapesSydney Harbour / 02 9328 4748
Boxing Day Cruises
Boxing Day is the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race and we have charters available from 2hrs upwards. Or maybe you might like something a little more upmarket and stay overnight. See the many and varied Boxing Day cruising options available. Some costed per person and others on an hourly. Enjoy your Boxing Day!
Sail AustraliaDarling Harbour / 02 4322 8227
Boxing Day Sydney to Hobart Start
If you would like to watch the start of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht race up close this Boxing Day in a spectator boat then give the friendly staff at Sail Australia a call. They will be glad to help!
And if you need charter options they can help there aswell.
All Hands Brewing HouseSydney / 02 8270 7901
With all the hustle and bustle of Boxing Day sales shopping or the Sydney to Hobart race you may need a beer! And the All Hands Brewing House could be a lifesaver with our own microbrewery of super tasting beer.
Stop by for a great meal and quenching ale.
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