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Martin Place Christmas tree and fairy lights


Every day, all day Sunday 20 December 2020 to Thursday 31 December 2020



Sydney’s largest Christmas tree will delight audiences from Saturday 28 November to Thursday 31 December.

The tallest Christmas tree in NSW is decorated with more than 110,000 LED lights, a 3.4-metre colour-changing star and 330 specially created glossy baubles.

The tree’s 800 branches are dressed with 15,000 flowers representing 9 different kinds of Australian flowers: banksia, waratah, bottlebrush, wattle, eucalyptus gum flower, kangaroo paw, flannel flower, pink wax flower and white wax flower.

4,104 warm white icicle fairy lights will span across Martin Place, see the 6 strings of lights, each hosting a large star.

Wander through Martin Place and soak in the magic of Sydney Christmas.

Drop by Pitt Street Mall canopy of light while you are in the city.

Keeping Covid-safe

Covid safety marshals will wipe down handrails and ensure physical distancing is maintained at all times. Please follow the instructions from the marshals when visiting the tree.

Christmas lights and decorations walk

Find the Martin Place Christmas tree on the Christmas lights and decorations walk.

Download the Sydney Culture Walks app in the App Store or on Google Play to discover the magic of Christmas on your mobile.

The City of Sydney is proud to partner with OzHarvest this Christmas. Donate today and help feed Sydney this festive season.

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