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A La Traviata-inspired escape in Sydney

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, SydneyCREDIT: Opera Australia

Opera Australia's La Traviata on Sydney Harbour sparkles with fireworks and a large chandelier.

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A La Traviata-inspired
escape in Sydney

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, Sydney CREDIT: Opera Australia

Opera Australia's La Traviata on Sydney Harbour sparkles with fireworks and a large chandelier.

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Take a seat, raise your glass and experience the joy and heartache of Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour’s production of La Traviata, in season 26 March-25 April. Love is well and truly in the air and Sydney has plenty of romantic experiences: from world-class dining, a stunning harbour to explore and luxurious accommodation. Book your La Traviata-inspired Sydney escape now.

EAT
Dine in style under the gleaming white sails of Sydney Opera House at Bennelong restaurant. With celebrated chef Peter Gilmore at the helm, this Sydney institution heroes local produce in an unparalleled location. 

Capture the essence of Sydney for a memorable date night from the rooftop of Customs House at Café Sydney. From a candlelit table overlooking Sydney Harbour, begin with freshly shucked Sydney Rock Oysters, before exploring the elegant menu.

As your Italian love story continues, indulge in handmade pasta at Ragazzi. The intimate 40-seater dining room is an Italian-style wine bar with an ever-changing bespoke menu.

DRINK
Overlooking the Sydney skyline from the rooftop of Barangaroo House lies chic cocktail bar Smoke. Spend your evening stargazing whilst sipping on a delectable mix of spritzy, strong or punchy cocktails.

For that picture-perfect moment, take a seat harbourside at Opera Bar, with a menu focus on seasonality and fresh, flavour-forward drinks.

Experience Sydney’s newest waterfront bar with Captain Cook’s Harbour Bar & Restaurant. Reserve your 90-minute booking, sit back and relax whilst enjoying live music and a distinctly Sydney cocktail.

Bennelong Restaurant, Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Food and wine at Bennelong Restaurant, Sydney Opera House.

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Bennelong Restaurant, Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Food and wine at Bennelong Restaurant, Sydney Opera House.

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Cafe Sydney, Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Rooftop dining with views across Sydney Harbour at Cafe Sydney, Sydney.

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Cafe Sydney, Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Rooftop dining with views across Sydney Harbour at Cafe Sydney, Sydney.

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PLAY
As dawn turns to dusk and the pink hues of the sky fill Sydney Harbour, absorb 360-degree panoramic views as you journey to the summit of Sydney Harbour Bridge on a twilight ascent with BridgeClimb.

For a different bird’s eye view visit The Sydney Tower Eye, for a breathtaking 60-minute SKYWALK tour. Finish the walk and toast to the occasion, as Violetta would, with a cocktail at renovated Bar 83.

Step up the luxe-factor with a private Sydney Harbour cruise Splendour Tailored Tours. Take your pick from a range of tours and spend your day exploring the harbour on a private luxury yacht.

STAY
Have a romantic escape at the historic Harbour Rocks Hotel, perfectly situated just a few minutes’ walk from the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Rocks is filled with incredible eateries, boutique bars and picturesque cobblestone laneways.

Make the most of the harbour views and five-star service at the Four Seasons Hotel Sydney with a Romance Package. Unwind with gourmet breakfast in bed, a bottle of bubbles, a selection of treats from the Head Pastry Chef and a late check out.

Combining heritage and modern luxury, Ovolo Woolloomooloo is a five-star boutique hotel, ideally located a short walk from Mrs Macquarie’s Chair. Begin the evening with a cocktail onsite at the incredible Alibi Bar & Kitchen, before taking a stroll through the picturesque Royal Botanic Garden Sydney and finally, arrive at your seat for Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour’s La Traviata.

Bar 83, Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Friends enjoying drinks with views across Sydney from Bar 83, Sydney Tower, Sydney CBD.

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Bar 83, Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Friends enjoying drinks with views across Sydney from Bar 83, Sydney Tower, Sydney CBD.

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The Calyx, The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Couple enjoying a walk through The Calyx in The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

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The Calyx, The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney CREDIT: Destination NSW

Couple enjoying a walk through The Calyx in The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

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