Sydney Opera House Concert Hall

Bennelong Point, Sydney, NSW
T. (02) 9250 7777


The ongoing light rail construction scheme along George Street will impact journeys to the Sydney CBD. Please plan ahead using the journey planner from Transport NSW, and allow additional travel time for your ACO performances at Sydney Opera House.

The Sydney Opera House is a premier destination for classical music in Sydney. It is under these iconic sails that the Australian Chamber Orchestra performs contemporary and classical music Sydney audiences relish.


Every year the ACO presents seven Sydney concert dates in the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, on Sunday afternoons. Additional Sydney concerts are performed at City Recital Hall on Friday afternoons, and Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday evenings. 

Pre-concert Talks

45 minutes before each performance in the Northern Foyer.


From October 2015, the light rail construction scheme along George Street will impact journeys to the Sydney CBD. Please check information above. 

You can catch buses, trains and ferries to Circular Quay which is a short stroll (less than 10 minutes) to the Sydney Opera House. Timetable information: or phone 131 500.

New Passenger Drop-Off System 

The Opera House is trialling a new passenger drop-off system, more information here.


Sydney Opera House Car Park, enter via Macquarie Street. There is under cover access to the Sydney Opera House from the Car Park.


For full details of the facilities available for people with disabilities visit the Sydney Opera House website at

Restaurants & Bars

Eleven Bridge (11 Bridge Street) 
The Rockpool Group’s newest Sydney offering, opening August 2016.

Soirée at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth (61-101 Philip Street)
The hotel’s stylish, 1960s inspired bar, serving contemporary cuisine, classic cocktails and fine wines. 

Garden Court Restaurant at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth (61-101 Philip Street)
Contemporary Australian cuisine infused with a dash of classic French influence. 

Rockpool Bar & Grill (66 Hunter Street)
Award-winning steakhouse, just around the corner from City Recital Hall. 

Spice Temple (10 Bligh Street)
Neil Perry’s atmospheric Chinese restaurant, situated underneath Rockpool Bar & Grill. 

We also recommend a picnic in the Botanic Gardens before your Sunday afternoon Sydney concert.

Box Office

Tickets for Sydney Opera House concerts are available on this website or by phoning the ACO Box Office on 1800 444 444. You may also book at or 02 9250 7777.


* Sydney Opera House image: Jack Atley