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Sydney New Year’s Eve 2023 Glebe Island Media Call

City of Sydney < 1 mins read

WHAT:            City of Sydney New Year’s Eve media call – loading of the fireworks barges at the Glebe Island site


WHEN:            Friday 29 December

Arrive from 9.30am for a compulsory safety induction at 9.50am ahead of a 10am start      


WHERE:         Glebe Island, James Craig Road, Rozelle


WHO:             New Year’s Eve Fireworks Director, Fortunato Foti, Foti Family

Stephen Gilby, Executive Producer, City of Sydney


SAFETY         - For site entry all personnel must wear fully enclosed flat shoes (no heels, sandals or ballet flats)

RULES:          - For access to fireworks barges all personnel must wear high cotton content clothing including long pants

- Wear a mask

- No mobile phones on barges

- All other electronic devices need to be checked by the site manager prior to use on the barge


If you fail to follow the directions of the Site Manager you will be asked to leave.


Media contacts:


Elaine Kelly – 0477 362 550 or

Nicky Breen – 0436 599 861 or



For New Year’s event information, visit the Sydney New Year’s Eve website


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